Top 10 Biggest Sea Creatures Ever caught in the world
Here`s 10 sea animals that were captured by human. Their size is extravagant and the capture required lot of hard works and struggle. The fishers could be dead while trying to get the fishes
Here`s top 10 biggest sea creatures ever caught in the world
10. Biggest Black Sea Bass: 400 lbs
A Black Sea Bass ( Stereolepis gigas) weight 400-pound was caught in San Quintin,Cielito, Baja California, Mexico by guide “Chino” from San Quintin Sportfishing on April 2001. The Black Sea Bass was so big, as you can see from the picture, so that it took more then one hour to take it out from the water
9. Biggest Barracuda: 85-95 lbs
This big barracuda was an unfortunate predator of Christmas Island, in the Indian Ocean that was hooked by a fisherman on April 11, 1992. The total weight was 85 pounds-95 pounds and it was recorded as the largest captured barracuda ever in the world
8. Biggest Marlin: 1656 lbs
This fish is species of Pacific blue marlin and it was recorded as the largest Marlin ever caught after was captured in Kona, Hawaii in 1984. The Marlin it self weighing 1,656 pounds and 17 foot long. It was not an easy job to pull the fish on board. The fisherman need 2 hours and 20 minutes to beat the fish
7. Largest Squid Ever Caught: 495kg
The Squid/ cephalopod is species of Mesonychoteuthis hamiltoni and also known as Collosal squid. This squid was captured in Arctic ocean in 14th May 2008. The weight is 495kg and 6 meters long. This record break previous giant squid record that was captured in New Zealand that weight 450kg
6. Biggest Crab Ever Caught: 15 Kg
This Varanger king crab species was captured in Northern Pacific Ocean and it is recorded as the largest crab ever caught in the world because the weight was around 15kg. The length itself was near 2 meters from the left to the right. If it served on a plate, I think it will full at least 20 stomachs
5. Biggest Shark Ever Caught: 21 feet
This shark is a species of the whale shark and it was captured in Mediterranean. After the whale shark captured and measure the total length was 21 feet from head to tail.
4. Largest Eel ever captured: 5 feet 3 inches
This is the biggest Eel, a similar species of Oarfish, ever captured by human. It was captured in the net and after it was measured the weight was 34lbs and the size is 5 feet 3 inches with circumferential 15 inches. It was so heavy to that it need a group of 4 men to pull the net off the water
3. Biggest Salmon Ever Caught: 88 Pounds
This fish is species of Chinook salmon and it was found in lower Battle Creek California. The fish was found by DFG biologists during a salmon survey.Different from average salmon which is 20 and 30 pounds. This Chinok Salmon weighed 88 pounds and 51 inches long
2. Largest Stingray ever caught: 256 kg
This big Stingrey was captured by a fisherman in Thailand`s river with only a rod and line. The fish is known as the biggest freshwater fish ever caught in the world.The weight of the stingray was around 256kg. He tool more than 90 minutes to fish and pull the fish out of the water.
1. Largest Catfish Ever Caught: 293 Kg
This catfish not only gigantic but also rare and delicious. It was captured by Thailand fisherman around 5 years ago.When it was just captured in May 1st 2005, the weight is 646 pounds (293 kilograms) and 9 feet long or 2.7 meters. It was tried to keep alive, unfortunately, the fish was dead and than the meat was eaten by Thai villagers.
Have you ever seen one of the biggest sea creatures with your own eye ?