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Percichthys trucha

Creole Perch

largest record catch captured in a picture and published

record category: rod & reel
weight: ~ 3,00 kg ( ~ 7 lb )
length: ~ 60 cm ( ~ 24 inches )
locality: Piedra del Águila Reservoir , Argentina
year: 20??
2482_Creole Perch_Percichthys trucha.jpg
record caught by: Juanjo Saconni , courtesy of: -

"rod & reel" world record caught in:
Argentina / capital: Buenos Aires / 2,780,400 sq km

Argentina

RECORD WEIGHT

category metric english waters country year
rod & reel 8,16 kg 18 lb 0 oz Rio Negro Argentina 19??
other methods 9,00 kg 19 lb 13 oz Rio Parana Argentina unknown

RECORD LENGTH

category metric english
rod & reel ~ 80 cm ~ 32 inches
other methods ~ 90 cm ~ 35 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