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Siniperca chuatsi

Chinese Perch , Mandarin Fish

largest record catch captured in a picture and published

record category: rod & reel
weight: + 8,00 kg ( + 18 lb )
length: + 65 cm ( + 26 inches )
locality: mouth of Yangtze River , China
year: 2008
2434_Chinese Perch_Siniperca chuatsi.jpg
record caught by: Gong Lei , courtesy of: -

"rod & reel" world record caught in:
China / capital: Beijing / 9,596,961 sq km

China

RECORD WEIGHT

category metric english waters country year
rod & reel 10,20 kg 22 lb 8 oz Anhui Province China 1999

RECORD LENGTH

category metric english
rod & reel 70 cm 28 inches

RECORD AGE

category age
verified 19 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