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Osteochilus melanopleurus

Bony Lipped Barb

largest record catch captured in a picture and published

category: other methods record
weight: ~ 6,00 kg ( ~ 13 lb )
length: 67 cm ( 26 inches )
locality: Perak River, Malaysia
year: 2010
3394_Osteochilus_melanopleurus_Bony_Lipped_Barb0.jpeg
record caught by: unknown, courtesy of: Amir Shah Ruddin Md. Shah

"rod & reel" world record caught in:
Thailand / capital: Bangkok / 513,120 sq km

Thailand

RECORD WEIGHT

category metric english waters country year
rod & reel * 3,85 kg 8 lb 8 oz River Kwai Thailand 2015
other methods 6,00 kg 13 lb 4 oz Mekong River Laos unknown

RECORD LENGTH

category metric english
rod & reel 53 cm 21 inches
other methods 67 cm 26 inches

RECORD AGE

category age
no documented record

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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