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Luciobarbus microcephalus

Smallhead Barbel

largest record catch captured in a picture and published

record category: rod & reel
weight: 10,60 kg ( 23 lb 6 oz )
length: ~ 95 cm ( ~ 37 inches )
locality: Lagunas de Ruidera , Spain
year: 20??
948_Smallhead Barbel_Luciobarbus microcephalus.jpg
record caught by: Daniel Calleja , 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 11,34 kg 25 lb 0 oz Rio Guadiana Spain 200?
other methods 12,00 kg 26 lb 7 oz Rio Guadiana , Rio Tajo Portugal , Spain unknown
questionable 14,20 kg 31 lb 5 oz Lagunas de Ruidera Spain 2015

RECORD LENGTH

category metric english
rod & reel ~ 100 cm ~ 39 inches
other methods ~ 100 cm ~ 39 inches
questionable + 100 cm + 39 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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