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Luciobarbus comizo

Iberian Barbel

largest record catch captured in a picture and published

record category: rod & reel
weight: 15,50 kg ( 34 lb 3 oz )
length: ~ 105 cm ( ~ 41 inches )
locality: Lagunas de Ruidera, Spain
year: 1993
869_Iberian Barbel_Luciobarbus comizo.jpg
record caught by: Ramirez Vazquez, courtesy of: -

"rod & reel" world record caught in:
Spain / capital: Madrid / 505,370 sq km

Spain

RECORD WEIGHT

category metric english waters country year
rod & reel 16,50 kg 36 lb 6 oz Rio Guadiana Spain 19??
other methods 18,00 kg 39 lb 11 oz Rio Guadiana, Rio Tajo Portugal, Spain 19??
questionable 20,00 kg 44 lb 1 oz Lagunas de Ruidera, Rio Guadalquivir, Rio Guadiana, Rio Tajo Portugal, Spain unknown

RECORD LENGTH

category metric english
rod & reel 105 cm 41 inches
other methods 120 cm 47 inches
questionable 130 cm 51 inches

RECORD AGE

category age
no documented record
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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