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Luciobarbus brachycephalus

Aral Barbel , (Caspian Barbel)

largest record catch captured in a picture and published

record category: other methods
weight: + 3,00 kg ( + 7 lb )
length: 70 cm ( 28 inches )
locality: Caspian Sea , Iran
year: 2008
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record caught by: unknown, courtesy of: Hamid Reza Alizadeh

"rod & reel" world record caught in:
Uzbekistan / capital: Tashkent / 447,400 sq km

Uzbekistan

RECORD WEIGHT

category metric english waters country year
rod & reel + 3,00 kg + 7 lb Amu Darya River system Uzbekistan unknown
other methods 22,50 kg 49 lb 10 oz Volga River Russia unknown

RECORD LENGTH

category metric english
rod & reel ~ 70 cm ~ 28 inches
other methods + 120 cm + 47 inches

RECORD AGE

category age
verified 24 years
explanation:
rod & reel:
sport fishing record with rod & reel
other methods:
records by other methods (net, hand line, spear, bow fishing etc.)
rod & reel?:
unclear if the fish was caught with rod & reel
questionable:
records based on anecdotal reports, verification not possible
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