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Luciobarbus esocinus

Mangar

largest record catch captured in a picture and published

category: rod & reel record
weight: + 70,00 kg ( + 154 lb )
length: 179 cm ( 70 inches )
locality: lake in Baghdad, Iraq
year: 2008
2923_Mangar_Luciobarbus esocinus.jpg
record caught by: SFC Douglas Anderson , courtesy of: -
comment: not weighed, possible rod & reel record
category: other methods record
weight: 123,00 kg ( 271 lb 3 oz )
length: 225 cm ( 89 inches )
locality: Karakaya Reservoir, Turkey
year: 2010
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record caught by: Isa Yavuz , courtesy of: -

"rod & reel" world record caught in:
Iraq / capital: Baghdad / 438,317 sq km

Iraq

RECORD WEIGHT

category metric english waters country year
rod & reel 63,50 kg 140 lb 0 oz Tigris River Iraq 1915
other methods 198,00 kg 436 lb 8 oz Euphrates River system Syria 199?
rod & reel? 100,00 kg 220 lb 7 oz Tigris-Euphrates-River system Iraq 19??
rod & reel? 92,00 kg 202 lb 13 oz Tigris River Turkey 2009

RECORD LENGTH

category metric english
rod & reel 179 cm 70 inches
other methods 240 cm 94 inches
rod & reel? 210 cm 83 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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