Taimen (Hucho taimen)

(Pallas, 1773); SALMONIDAE FAMILY; also called taimen salmon
There are four species of the genus Hucho, which include the species Hucho hucho, the huchen and Hucho hucho taimen, the taimen. While the two subspecies of Hucho hucho cannot be separated on the basis of morphology or meristics, their geographical separation allows us to distinguish between the two.
The huchen is restricted to the Danube River drainage and the taimen to the Ural Siberian Amur drainages, most of which flow into the Arctic Ocean. Ranges of the huchen and taimen are disjunct (do not overlap) and are separated by t... Read More

 
 

All-Tackle World Records

Line Class
Weight
Location
Catch Date
Angler
All-Tackle
52.39 kg (115 lb 8 oz)
Tugur River, Russia
02-Oct-2021
 

Line Class World Records (Conventional Tackle)

Line Class
Weight
Location
Catch Date
Angler
M-01 kg (2 lb)
0.00 kg (0 lb 0 oz)
Vacant,
 
Vacant
M-02 kg (4 lb)
9.41 kg (20 lb 12 oz)
Arui River, Khabarovsk Krai, Russia
24-May-2015
M-03 kg (6 lb)
14.63 kg (32 lb 4 oz)
Uda River, Khabarovsk Krai, Russia
16-Sep-2007
M-04 kg (8 lb)
16.28 kg (35 lb 14 oz)
Dyanyshka, Jukutsk, Siberia, Russia
12-Aug-1991
M-06 kg (12 lb)
19.50 kg (43 lb 0 oz)
Keta River, Siberia, Russia
07-Aug-1993
M-08 kg (16 lb)
41.95 kg (92 lb 8 oz)
Keta River, Siberia, Russia
11-Aug-1993
M-10 kg (20 lb)
34.47 kg (76 lb 0 oz)
Tugar River, Russia
24-Aug-1992
M-15 kg (30 lb)
38.78 kg (85 lb 8 oz)
Keta River, Siberia, Russia
10-Aug-1993
M-24 kg (50 lb)
32.77 kg (72 lb 4 oz)
Uda River, Khabarovsk Krai, Russia
04-Oct-2007
M-37 kg (80 lb)
31.75 kg (70 lb 0 oz)
Uda River, Siberia, Russia
17-Oct-2008
M-60 kg (130 lb)
35.00 kg (77 lb 2 oz)
Shevly River, Khabarovsk Kray, Siberia, Russia
08-Oct-2010
W-01 kg (2 lb)
0.00 kg (0 lb 0 oz)
Vacant,
 
Vacant
W-02 kg (4 lb)
0.00 kg (0 lb 0 oz)
Vacant,
 
Vacant
W-03 kg (6 lb)
0.00 kg (0 lb 0 oz)
Vacant,
 
Vacant
W-04 kg (8 lb)
0.00 kg (0 lb 0 oz)
Vacant,
 
Vacant
W-06 kg (12 lb)
0.00 kg (0 lb 0 oz)
Vacant,
 
Vacant
W-08 kg (16 lb)
0.00 kg (0 lb 0 oz)
Vacant,
 
Vacant
W-10 kg (20 lb)
0.00 kg (0 lb 0 oz)
Vacant,
 
Vacant
W-15 kg (30 lb)
0.00 kg (0 lb 0 oz)
Vacant,
 
Vacant
W-24 kg (50 lb)
0.00 kg (0 lb 0 oz)
Vacant,
 
Vacant
W-37 kg (80 lb)
0.00 kg (0 lb 0 oz)
Vacant,
 
Vacant
W-60 kg (130 lb)
0.00 kg (0 lb 0 oz)
Vacant,
 
Vacant
 

Tippet Class World Records (Fly Tackle)

Line Class
Weight
Location
Catch Date
Angler
Tippet M-01 kg (2 lb)
0.00 kg (0 lb 0 oz)
Vacant,
 
Vacant
Tippet M-02 kg (4 lb)
2.75 kg (6 lb 1 oz)
Chuluut River, Mongolia
16-Aug-2001
Tippet M-03 kg (6 lb)
6.00 kg (13 lb 3 oz)
Tugur River, Khabarovsk Krai, Russia
25-Sep-2014
Tippet M-04 kg (8 lb)
10.65 kg (23 lb 8 oz)
Ur River, Mongolia
21-May-1999
Tippet M-06 kg (12 lb)
29.62 kg (65 lb 5 oz)
Tugur River, Russia
09-Oct-2019
Tippet M-08 kg (16 lb)
43.98 kg (97 lb 0 oz)
Tugur River, Russia
08-Oct-2019
Tippet M-10 kg (20 lb)
46.12 kg (101 lb 11 oz)
Tugur River, Russia
07-Oct-2019
Tippet W-01 kg (2 lb)
0.00 kg (0 lb 0 oz)
Vacant,
 
Vacant
Tippet W-02 kg (4 lb)
0.00 kg (0 lb 0 oz)
Vacant,
 
Vacant
Tippet W-03 kg (6 lb)
0.00 kg (0 lb 0 oz)
Vacant,
 
Vacant
Tippet W-04 kg (8 lb)
0.00 kg (0 lb 0 oz)
Vacant,
 
Vacant
Tippet W-06 kg (12 lb)
3.52 kg (7 lb 12 oz)
Uur River, Mongolia
30-Sep-2018
Tippet W-08 kg (16 lb)
21.55 kg (47 lb 8 oz)
Ur River, Mongolia
07-Jun-2010
Tippet W-10 kg (20 lb)
5.93 kg (13 lb 1 oz)
Eg-Ur River, Mongolia
28-Sep-2018
 

Junior & Smallfry World Records

Line Class
Weight
Location
Catch Date
Angler
F-Junior
0.00 kg (0 lb 0 oz)
Vacant,
 
Vacant
F-Smallfry
0.00 kg (0 lb 0 oz)
Vacant,
 
Vacant
M-Junior
0.00 kg (0 lb 0 oz)
Vacant,
 
Vacant
M-Smallfry
0.00 kg (0 lb 0 oz)
Vacant,
 
Vacant

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