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Wallago attu

Wallago

largest record catch captured in a picture and published

record category: other methods
weight: 26,50 kg ( 58 lb 7 oz )
length: ~ 155 cm ( ~ 61 inches )
locality: Palm Tree Lagoon , Thailand
year: 2011
1650_Palm Tree Lagoon Fishing Park_Wallago_Wallago attu.JPG
record caught by: unknown, courtesy of: Palm Tree Lagoon Fishing Park

"rod & reel" world record caught in:
India / capital: New Delhi / 3,287,263 sq km

India

RECORD WEIGHT

category metric english waters country year
rod & reel 35,38 kg 78 lb 0 oz Ramganga River India 20??
other methods ~ 150,00 kg ~ 331 lb Brahmaputra River , Ganges River Bangladesh , India unknown

RECORD LENGTH

category metric english
rod & reel ~ 170 cm ~ 67 inches
other methods 244 cm 96 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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