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Oncorhynchus mykiss

Rainbow Trout

largest record catch captured in a picture and published

record category: rod & reel
weight: 21,77 kg ( 48 lb 0 oz )
length: 107 cm ( 42 inches )
locality: Diefenbaker Reservoir, Canada
year: 2009
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record caught by: Sean Conrad, courtesy of: The Fishing Geeks

"rod & reel" world record caught in:
Canada / capital: Ottawa / 9,984,670 sq km

Canada

RECORD WEIGHT

category metric english waters country year
rod & reel* 21,77 kg 48 lb 0 oz Diefenbaker Reservoir Canada 2009
other methods 35,00 kg 77 lb 3 oz fish farm (artificial growth) Canada, Europe, USA 19??
other methods 25,85 kg 57 lb 0 oz Pacific coast, British Columbia Canada unknown

RECORD LENGTH

category metric english
rod & reel 120 cm 47 inches
other methods 123 cm 48 inches
questionable 150 cm 59 inches

RECORD AGE

category age
verified 15 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