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Odontesthes bonariensis

Pejerrey, Argentinian Silverside

largest record catch captured in a picture and published

category: rod & reel record
weight: 3,60 kg ( 7 lb 15 oz )
length: 75 cm ( 30 inches )
locality: Cuesta del Viento Reservoir, Argentina
year: 2013
2846_Pejerrey_Odontesthes bonariensis.jpg
record caught by: Ricardo Mira , courtesy of: -
category: questionable record
weight: 6,35 kg ( 14 lb 0 oz )
length: 82 cm ( 32 inches )
locality: fishing lake Esmeralda, Chile
year: 2003
3290_Pejerrey_Odontesthes bonariensis.jpg
record caught by: Luis Figueroa , courtesy of: -
comment: length-weight relationship doubtful, insufficient picture quality

"rod & reel" world record caught in:
Argentina / capital: Buenos Aires / 2,780,400 sq km

Argentina

RECORD WEIGHT

category metric english waters country year
rod & reel 3,60 kg 7 lb 15 oz Cuesta del Viento Reservoir Argentina 2013
other methods 5,20 kg 11 lb 7 oz unknown Argentina unknown
questionable 6,35 kg 14 lb 0 oz fishing lake Esmeralda Chile 2003

RECORD LENGTH

category metric english
rod & reel 77 cm 30 inches
other methods 82 cm 32 inches

RECORD AGE

category age
verified + 4 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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