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Sperata acicularis

Burma Shovelnose Catfish

largest record catch captured in a picture and published

record category: other methods
weight: ~ 4,00 kg ( ~ 9 lb )
length: ~ 70 cm ( ~ 28 inches )
locality: - , Burma
year: -
1991_Burma Shovelnose Catfish_Sperata acicularis.jpg
record caught by: unknown, courtesy of: -

"other methods" world record caught in:
Burma / capital: Rangoon / 676,578 sq km

Burma

RECORD WEIGHT

category metric english waters country year
other methods ~ 80,00 kg ~ 176 lb Bago River , Great Tenasserim River system , Irrawaddy River system Burma 2002

RECORD LENGTH

category metric english
other methods 180 cm 71 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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