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Perca fluviatilis

European Perch

largest record catch captured in a picture and published

record category: rod & reel
weight: 3,75 kg ( 8 lb 4 oz )
length: 58 cm ( 23 inches )
locality: Meuse River , Netherlands
year: 2010
2513_European Perch_Perca fluviatilis.jpg
record caught by: Stephan Gockel , courtesy of: -

"rod & reel" world record caught in:
Germany / capital: Berlin / 357,022 sq km

Germany

RECORD WEIGHT

category metric english waters country year
rod & reel 4,00 kg 8 lb 13 oz Laacher Lake Germany 19??
rod & reel = 4,00 kg = 8 lb 13 oz Olt River Romania 198?
other methods 7,00 kg 15 lb 7 oz Edersee Germany 1943

RECORD LENGTH

category metric english
rod & reel 67 cm 26 inches
other methods 68 cm 27 inches

RECORD AGE

category age
verified 27 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