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Prochilodus lineatus

Curimbata , Streaked Prochilod

largest record catch captured in a picture and published

record category: rod & reel
weight: ~ 9,00 kg ( ~ 20 lb )
length: ~ 80 cm ( ~ 32 inches )
locality: Lake Regatas , Argentina
year: 2010
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record caught by: Diego Flores , courtesy of: Tito Fontana

"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 ~ 9,00 kg ~ 20 lb Lake Regatas Argentina 2010
other methods 17,00 kg 37 lb 8 oz Rio Parana Argentina 2012

RECORD LENGTH

category metric english
rod & reel ~ 80 cm ~ 32 inches
other methods ~ 100 cm ~ 39 inches

RECORD AGE

category age
verified 20 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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