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Ptychocheilus oregonensis

Northern Pikeminnow

largest record catch captured in a picture and published

record category: rod & reel
weight: 3,57 kg ( 7 lb 14 oz )
length: 67 cm ( 26 inches )
locality: Snake River , USA
year: 2008
926_Brian Ramsden_Northern Pikeminnow_Ptychocheilus oregonensis.jpg
record caught by: Ms. Pamela Ramsden , courtesy of: Brian Ramsden

"rod & reel" world record caught in:
Canada / capital: Ottawa / 9,984,670 sq km

Canada

RECORD WEIGHT

category metric english waters country year
rod & reel 6,12 kg 13 lb 8 oz Columbia River Canada unknown
other methods 13,00 kg 28 lb 11 oz coast of British Columbia , Columbia River , Peace River Canada , USA unknown

RECORD LENGTH

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

RECORD AGE

category age
verified 16 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