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Thymallus brevirostris

Mongolian Grayling

largest record catch captured in a picture and published

record category: rod & reel
weight: 3,12 kg ( 6 lb 14 oz )
length: 67 cm ( 26 inches )
locality: Khurgan Lake , Mongolia
year: 2010
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record caught by: Yuri Diachenko , courtesy of: -

"rod & reel" world record caught in:
Mongolia / capital: Ulaanbaatar / 1,564,116 sq km

Mongolia

RECORD WEIGHT

category metric english waters country year
rod & reel ~ 5,00 kg ~ 11 lb Great Lakes basin Mongolia 20??
other methods ~ 7,00 kg ~ 15 lb Great Lakes basin Mongolia unknown
questionable ~ 10,00 kg ~ 22 lb Great Lakes basin Mongolia unknown

RECORD LENGTH

category metric english
rod & reel 75 cm 30 inches
other methods + 85 cm + 33 inches
questionable 100 cm 39 inches

RECORD AGE

category age
verified 17 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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