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Salmo labrax

Black Sea Salmon , Black Sea Trout

largest record catch captured in a picture and published

record category: other methods
weight: + 10,00 kg ( + 22 lb )
length: 115 cm ( 45 inches )
locality: Firtina River , Turkey
year: 2009
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record caught by: Cumali Çağatay , courtesy of: -

"other methods" world record caught in:
Georgia / capital: T'bilisi / 69,700 sq km

Georgia

RECORD WEIGHT

category metric english waters country year
other methods + 24,00 kg + 53 lb Kodori River Georgia unknown

RECORD LENGTH

category metric english
other methods 120 cm 47 inches

RECORD AGE

category age
verified 13 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