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Tinca tinca

Tench

largest catch captured in a picture and published

category: rod & reel
weight: 6,92 kg ( 15 lb 4 oz )
length: ~ 70 cm ( ~ 28 inches )
locality: gravel pit Laroussi, France
year: 2014
1125_Tench_Tinca tinca.jpg
caught by: Jay Gardiner Jr., courtesy of: -

"rod & reel" world record caught in:
United Kingdom / capital: London / 243,610 sq km

United Kingdom

RECORD WEIGHT

category metric english waters country year
rod & reel 7,54 kg 16 lb 10 oz location undisclosed United Kingdom 2011
other methods 8,50 kg 18 lb 12 oz fish hatchery Bosnia and Herzegovina, Bulgaria, Croatia, Serbia unknown
questionable 10,00 kg 22 lb 1 oz Ostroher marsh Germany 1961

RECORD LENGTH

category metric english
rod & reel 77 cm 30 inches
other methods 84 cm 33 inches

RECORD AGE

category age
verified 30 years
explanation:
rod & reel:
sport fishing record with rod & reel
other methods:
records by other methods such as net, hand line, spear, bow fishing etc.
rod & reel?:
unclear if the fish was caught by rod & reel
questionable:
records based on anecdotal reports, verification not possible
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