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Micropterus salmoides

Largemouth Bass , Black Bass

largest record catch captured in a picture and published

record category: rod & reel
weight: 11,37 kg ( 25 lb 1 oz )
length: 76 cm ( 30 inches )
locality: Dixon Lake (foul-hooked) , USA
year: 2006
2403_Mac Weakley_Largemouth Bass_Micropterus salmoides.jpg
record caught by: Mac Weakley , courtesy of: Mac Weakley

"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 11,37 kg 25 lb 1 oz Dixon Lake (foul-hooked) USA 2006
rod & reel 11,23 kg 24 lb 12 oz Lake Tohopekaliga USA 1974
other methods 12,00 kg 26 lb 7 oz Florida USA unknown
questionable 15,00 kg 33 lb 1 oz Treasure Lake Cuba 19??

RECORD LENGTH

category metric english
rod & reel 100 cm 39 inches

RECORD AGE

category age
verified + 25 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