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Mormyrops anguilloides

Cornish Jack

largest record catch captured in a picture and published

category: rod & reel record
weight: + 13,00 kg ( + 29 lb )
length: ~ 120 cm ( ~ 47 inches )
locality: -
year: 2018
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record caught by: unknown, courtesy of: -

"rod & reel" world record caught in:
Zimbabwe / capital: Harare / 390,757 sq km

Zimbabwe

RECORD WEIGHT

category metric english waters country year
rod & reel 13,75 kg 30 lb 5 oz Zambezi River Zimbabwe 1972
other methods 15,00 kg 33 lb 1 oz Chad River, Congo River system, Gambia River, Lake Albert, Lake Malawi, Lake Tanganyika, Niger River, Nile River, Senegal River, Volta River, Zambezi River Central Africa, East Africa, Southern Africa, Sudan, West Africa unknown

RECORD LENGTH

category metric english
rod & reel 122 cm 48 inches
other methods 150 cm 59 inches

RECORD AGE

category age
verified + 8 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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