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Micropterus dolomieu

Smallmouth Bass

largest record catch captured in a picture and published

category: rod & reel record
weight: 5,41 kg ( 11 lb 15 oz )
length: 69 cm ( 27 inches )
locality: Dale Hollow Reservoir, USA
year: 1955
2550_Smallmouth Bass_Micropterus dolomieu.jpg
record caught by: David L. Hayes , courtesy of: -

"rod & reel" world record caught in:
USA / capital: Washington / 9,826,675 sq km

USA

RECORD WEIGHT

category metric english waters country year
rod & reel * 5,41 kg 11 lb 15 oz Dale Hollow Reservoir USA 1955

RECORD LENGTH

category metric english
rod & reel 69 cm 27 inches

RECORD AGE

category age
verified 26 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
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