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Scleropages formosus

Asian Bonytongue

largest record catch captured in a picture and published

category: rod & reel record
weight: ~ 2,00 kg ( ~ 4 lb )
length: ~ 60 cm ( ~ 24 inches )
locality: -, Singapore
year: 1999
2703_Wee Lee Khoo_Asian Bonytongue_Scleropages formosus.jpg
record caught by: unknown, courtesy of: Wee Lee Khoo

"rod & reel" world record caught in:
Malaysia / capital: Kuala Lumpur / 329,847 sq km

Malaysia

RECORD WEIGHT

category metric english waters country year
rod & reel 6,00 kg 13 lb 4 oz Lebir River Malaysia unknown
other methods 8,00 kg 17 lb 10 oz Pedu Reservoir Malaysia unknown

RECORD LENGTH

category metric english
rod & reel 90 cm 35 inches
other methods + 100 cm + 39 inches

RECORD AGE

category age
no documented record

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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