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Oncorhynchus gorbuscha

Pink Salmon , Humpback Salmon

largest record catch captured in a picture and published

record category: rod & reel
weight: 6,74 kg ( 14 lb 14 oz )
length: 79 cm ( 31 inches )
locality: Skykomish River , USA
year: 2001
501_Pink Salmon_Oncorhynchus gorbuscha.jpg
record caught by: Alexander Minerich , 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 * 6,74 kg 14 lb 14 oz Skykomish River USA 2001

RECORD LENGTH

category metric english
rod & reel 84 cm 33 inches

RECORD AGE

category age
verified 9 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