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Salmo trutta fario

Brown Trout

largest record catch captured in a picture and published

category: other methods record
weight: 25,50 kg ( 56 lb 3 oz )
length: 124 cm ( 49 inches )
locality: Lokve Reservoir, Croatia
year: 1968
355_Brown Trout_Salmo trutta fario.jpg
record caught by: unknown, courtesy of: -

"rod & reel" world record caught in:
New Zealand / capital: Wellington / 267,710 sq km

New Zealand

RECORD WEIGHT

category metric english waters country year
rod & reel * 20,10 kg 44 lb 5 oz Ohau Canal New Zealand 2020
other methods 25,50 kg 56 lb 3 oz Lokve Reservoir Croatia 1968
questionable 30,00 kg 66 lb 2 oz unknown Albania unknown
questionable 27,22 kg 60 lb 0 oz Lake Hayes New Zealand 1883

RECORD LENGTH

category metric english
rod & reel 111 cm 44 inches
other methods 124 cm 49 inches

RECORD AGE

category age
verified 38 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
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