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Luciobarbus guiraonis

Valencian Barbel

largest record catch captured in a picture and published

record category: rod & reel
weight: 9,00 kg ( 19 lb 13 oz )
length: ~ 90 cm ( ~ 35 inches )
locality: Lagunas de Ruidera , Spain
year: 2001
990_Peter Staggs_Valencian Barbel_Luciobarbus guiraonis.jpg
record caught by: Peter Staggs , courtesy of: Peter Staggs

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

Spain

RECORD WEIGHT

category metric english waters country year
rod & reel 10,89 kg 24 lb 0 oz Rio Guadiana Spain 200?

RECORD LENGTH

category metric english
rod & reel ~ 100 cm ~ 39 inches

RECORD AGE

category age
verified + 7 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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verified by the IGFA