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Salmo trutta lacustris

Lake Trout

largest record catch captured in a picture and published

record category: other methods
weight: 31,00 kg ( 68 lb 6 oz )
length: ~ 130 cm ( ~ 51 inches )
locality: Lake Maggiore, Switzerland
year: 1926
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record caught by: Odone Gaggini, courtesy of: -

"rod & reel" world record caught in:
Germany / capital: Berlin / 357,022 sq km

Germany

RECORD WEIGHT

category metric english waters country year
rod & reel 31,00 kg 68 lb 6 oz Walchensee Germany 1934
other methods 31,00 kg 68 lb 6 oz Wolfgangsee Austria 1930
other methods = 31,00 kg = 68 lb 6 oz Lake Maggiore Switzerland 1926
questionable 42,00 kg 92 lb 10 oz Chiemsee Germany unknown
questionable 40,00 kg 88 lb 3 oz lakes in the Alps Austria, Germany, Switzerland unknown
questionable + 35,00 kg + 77 lb Lake Constance Germany unknown
questionable 34,00 kg 74 lb 15 oz Weißenbach, Attersee Austria 1935
questionable 33,00 kg 72 lb 12 oz Wolfgangsee Austria 1876

RECORD LENGTH

category metric english
rod & reel 124 cm 49 inches
other methods 142 cm 56 inches

RECORD AGE

category age
verified 20 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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