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Pseudoplatystoma tigrinum

Tiger Sorubim

largest record catch captured in a picture and published

record category: rod & reel
weight: ~ 40,00 kg ( ~ 88 lb )
length: ~ 150 cm ( ~ 59 inches )
locality: Rio Nhamunda , Brazil
year: 200?
1877_Nelson Lage_Tiger Sorubim_Pseudoplatystoma tigrinum.jpg
record caught by: unknown, courtesy of: Nelson Lage

"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 ~ 40,00 kg ~ 88 lb Rio Nhamunda Brazil 200?
other methods 40,00 kg 88 lb 3 oz Amazon River system , Orinoco River system Bolivia , Brazil , Colombia , Peru , Venezuela unknown

RECORD LENGTH

category metric english
rod & reel ~ 150 cm ~ 59 inches
other methods 150 cm 59 inches

RECORD AGE

category age
verified 18 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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