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Zungaro zungaro

Jau

largest record catch captured in a picture and published

record category: rod & reel
weight: 49,44 kg ( 109 lb 0 oz )
length: 156 cm ( 61 inches )
locality: Rio Urariquera , Brazil
year: 2004
1726_Acute Angling_Jau_Zungaro zungaro.jpg
record caught by: Russell Jensen , courtesy of: Acute Angling

"rod & reel" world record caught in:
Brazil / capital: Brasília / 8,514,877 sq km

Brazil

RECORD WEIGHT

category metric english waters country year
rod & reel * 49,44 kg 109 lb 0 oz Rio Urariquera Brazil 2004
other methods 90,00 kg 198 lb 7 oz Amazon River system , Orinoco River system Bolivia , Brazil , Colombia , Peru , Venezuela unknown

RECORD LENGTH

category metric english
rod & reel 156 cm 61 inches
other methods ~ 200 cm ~ 79 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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verified by the IGFA