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Protopterus aethiopicus

Marbled Lungfish

largest record catch captured in a picture and published

record category: other methods
weight: + 20,00 kg ( + 44 lb )
length: + 140 cm ( + 55 inches )
locality: Lake Turkana , Kenya
year: 200?
2719_Marbled Lungfish_Protopterus aethiopicus.jpg
record caught by: unknown, courtesy of: -

"other methods" world record caught in:

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RECORD WEIGHT

category metric english waters country year
other methods 50,00 kg 110 lb 4 oz Lake Tanganyika Burundi , DR Congo , Tanzania , Zambia unknown

RECORD LENGTH

category metric english
other methods 200 cm 79 inches

RECORD AGE

category age
verified + 30 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