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Salvelinus leucomaenis leucomaenis

Whitespotted Char

largest record catch captured in a picture and published

record category: rod & reel
weight: ~ 8,50 kg ( ~ 19 lb )
length: 99 cm ( 39 inches )
locality: Zhupanova River , Russia
year: 2013
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record caught by: Brian Taggart , courtesy of: Brian Taggart

"rod & reel" world record caught in:
Russia / capital: Moscow / 17,098,242 sq km

Russia

RECORD WEIGHT

category metric english waters country year
rod & reel ~ 8,50 kg ~ 19 lb Zhupanova River Russia 2013
other methods 15,00 kg 33 lb 1 oz Northwest Pacific coast Russia unknown

RECORD LENGTH

category metric english
rod & reel 99 cm 39 inches
other methods 120 cm 47 inches

RECORD AGE

category age
verified 9 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