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Salmo ferox

Ferox Trout

largest record catch captured in a picture and published

record category: rod & reel
weight: 14,40 kg ( 31 lb 12 oz )
length: ~ 100 cm ( ~ 39 inches )
locality: Loch Awe , United Kingdom
year: 2002
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record caught by: Brian Rutland , courtesy of: -

"rod & reel" world record caught in:
United Kingdom / capital: London / 243,610 sq km

United Kingdom

RECORD WEIGHT

category metric english waters country year
rod & reel 17,92 kg 39 lb 8 oz Loch Awe (foul-hooked) United Kingdom 1866
rod & reel 14,51 kg 32 lb 0 oz Loch Awe United Kingdom 2003

RECORD LENGTH

category metric english
rod & reel ~ 100 cm ~ 39 inches

RECORD AGE

category age
verified 23 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