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Scleropages leichardti

Spotted Bonytongue, Southern Saratoga

largest record catch captured in a picture and published

category: rod & reel record
weight: + 4,00 kg ( + 9 lb )
length: + 80 cm ( + 32 inches )
locality: Kurwongbah Reservoir, Australia
year: 2010
2715_Stephen Poole_Spotted Bonytongue_Scleropages leichardti.jpg
record caught by: Matt Petterson , courtesy of: Stephen Poole

"rod & reel" world record caught in:
Australia / capital: Canberra / 7,741,220 sq km

Australia

RECORD WEIGHT

category metric english waters country year
rod & reel 4,50 kg 9 lb 15 oz Cattle Creek Australia 2001
other methods + 5,00 kg + 11 lb Fitzroy River system Australia 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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