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Wallago maculatus

Blotched Wallago

largest record catch captured in a picture and published

record category: other methods
weight: ~ 1,50 kg ( ~ 3 lb )
length: 50 cm ( 20 inches )
locality: Segama River , Malaysia
year: 1996
2039_Keith Martin-Smith_Blotched Wallago_Wallago maculatus.jpg
record caught by: unknown, courtesy of: Keith Martin-Smith

"other methods" world record caught in:
Malaysia / capital: Kuala Lumpur / 329,847 sq km

Malaysia

RECORD WEIGHT

category metric english waters country year
other methods ~ 15,00 kg ~ 33 lb Borneo Malaysia unknown

RECORD LENGTH

category metric english
other methods + 100 cm + 39 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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