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Pellona flavipinnis

Yellowfin River Pellona

largest record catch captured in a picture and published

category: rod & reel record
weight: 3,00 kg ( 6 lb 10 oz )
length: 59 cm ( 23 inches )
locality: Rio Preto da Eva, Brazil
year: 2011
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record caught by: Gilberto Fernandes , courtesy of: -

"rod & reel" world record caught in:
Brazil / capital: Brasília / 8,514,877 sq km

Brazil

RECORD WEIGHT

category metric english waters country year
rod & reel * 3,00 kg 6 lb 10 oz Rio Preto da Eva Brazil 2011
other methods ~ 6,00 kg ~ 13 lb Amazon River system, Orinoco River system, Parana River system Argentina, Bolivia, Brazil, Colombia, Paraguay, Peru, Uruguay, Venezuela unknown

RECORD LENGTH

category metric english
rod & reel 59 cm 23 inches
other methods 73 cm 29 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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