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Salvelinus fontinalis

Brook Trout

largest record catch captured in a picture and published

category: rod & reel record
weight: ~ 7,25 kg ( ~ 16 lb )
length: 74 cm ( 29 inches )
locality: Barbe Lake, Canada
year: 2006
3484_Salvelinus_fontinalis_Brook_Trout0.jpeg
record caught by: Tim Matheson , courtesy of: AnglingMasters.com

"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 ~ 7,25 kg ~ 16 lb Barbe Lake Canada 2006
other methods 8,00 kg 17 lb 10 oz Koktuli River USA 19??
questionable 9,39 kg 20 lb 11 oz unknown Canada, USA unknown

RECORD LENGTH

category metric english
rod & reel 88 cm 35 inches
other methods ~ 90 cm ~ 35 inches

RECORD AGE

category age
verified 24 years
not verified + 30 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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