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Ptychocheilus grandis

Sacramento Pikeminnow

largest record catch captured in a picture and published

record category: rod & reel
weight: 5,92 kg ( 13 lb 1 oz )
length: ~ 79 cm ( ~ 31 inches )
locality: New Melones Reservoir, USA
year: 2013
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record caught by: Greg Elam, courtesy of: -

"rod & reel" world record caught in:
USA / capital: Washington / 9,826,675 sq km

USA

RECORD WEIGHT

category metric english waters country year
rod & reel 6,27 kg 13 lb 13 oz Pardee Reservoir USA 2014
other methods 25,00 kg 55 lb 2 oz Russian River, Sacramento River system USA unknown

RECORD LENGTH

category metric english
rod & reel 79 cm 31 inches
other methods 140 cm 55 inches

RECORD AGE

category age
no documented record
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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