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Pangasianodon hypophthalmus

Striped Catfish, Sutchi Catfish

largest record catch captured in a picture and published

category: rod & reel record
weight: 24,00 kg ( 52 lb 15 oz )
length: ~ 115 cm ( ~ 45 inches )
locality: Srinakarin Reservoir, Thailand
year: 2001
1855_J. F. Helias_Striped Catfish_Pangasianodon hypophthalmus.jpg
record caught by: unknown, courtesy of: J. F. Helias
category: questionable record
weight: 43,00 kg ( 94 lb 13 oz )
length: ~ 130 cm ( ~ 51 inches )
locality: Musi River, Indonesia
year: 2008
3284_Striped Catfish_Pangasianodon hypophthalmus.jpg
record caught by: unknown, courtesy of: -
comment: species unclear, maybe Striped Catfish

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

Thailand

RECORD WEIGHT

category metric english waters country year
rod & reel 25,00 kg 55 lb 2 oz Shadow Lake Thailand 200?
other methods 44,00 kg 97 lb 0 oz unknown Thailand unknown

RECORD LENGTH

category metric english
rod & reel ~ 120 cm ~ 47 inches
other methods + 130 cm + 51 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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