Trahira (Hoplias spp.)

ERYTHRINIDAE FAMILY; also called anyumara, patakka, amaira, tararira, trairão, dorme-dorma, lobó, perro, guabina, tigerfish
This South America fish occurs in the Amazon Basin, Orinoco Basin, and coastal rivers in Guyana, Suriname, and French Guiana. They occur in diverse habitats from free flowing clear water streams to slow turbid waters. Trahira prefer shallow water along shorelines amid water plants, where they wait for fish, frogs and insect that are their prey.
Trahira are voracious predators with large mouths and very sharp canine-like teeth. Its body is dark brown or black with... Read More

 
 

All-Tackle World Records

Line Class
Weight
Location
Catch Date
Angler
All-Tackle
4.26 kg (9 lb 6 oz)
Iguossu River, Parana, Brazil
25-Mar-2016
 

Line Class World Records (Conventional Tackle)

Line Class
Weight
Location
Catch Date
Angler
M-01 kg (2 lb)
8.39 kg (18 lb 8 oz)
Pousada Jurena, Brazil
02-Jul-2016
M-02 kg (4 lb)
8.25 kg (18 lb 3 oz)
Thaimaçu Lodge, Brazil
24-Jul-2007
M-03 kg (6 lb)
10.59 kg (23 lb 5 oz)
Pousada Juruena, Brazil
07-Jul-2016
M-04 kg (8 lb)
10.89 kg (24 lb 0 oz)
Kabalebo River, Suriname
21-Dec-2012
M-06 kg (12 lb)
14.51 kg (32 lb 0 oz)
Kabalebo River, Suriname
18-Dec-2010
M-08 kg (16 lb)
12.70 kg (28 lb 0 oz)
Kabalebo River, Suriname
17-Dec-2010
M-10 kg (20 lb)
11.79 kg (26 lb 0 oz)
Uraima Falls, Rio La Paragua, Venezuela
10-Feb-2005
M-15 kg (30 lb)
14.51 kg (32 lb 0 oz)
Kabalebo River, Suriname
03-Jan-2008
M-24 kg (50 lb)
12.70 kg (28 lb 0 oz)
Kabalebo River, Suriname
18-Dec-2012
W-01 kg (2 lb)
3.27 kg (7 lb 3 oz)
Pousada Juruena, Brazil
05-Jul-2016
W-02 kg (4 lb)
5.37 kg (11 lb 13 oz)
Pousada Juruena, Brazil
03-Jul-2016
W-03 kg (6 lb)
9.02 kg (19 lb 14 oz)
Pousada Juruena, Brazil
06-Jul-2016
W-04 kg (8 lb)
7.94 kg (17 lb 8 oz)
Pousada Juruena, Brazil
05-Jul-2016
W-06 kg (12 lb)
12.76 kg (28 lb 2 oz)
Pousada Juruena, Brazil
07-Jul-2016
W-08 kg (16 lb)
8.61 kg (18 lb 15 oz)
Pousada Juruena, Brazil
05-Jul-2016
W-10 kg (20 lb)
9.99 kg (22 lb 0 oz)
Pousada Juruena, Brazil
06-Jul-2016
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
 

Tippet Class World Records (Fly Tackle)

Line Class
Weight
Location
Catch Date
Angler
Tippet M-01 kg (2 lb)
6.32 kg (13 lb 15 oz)
Kabalebo River, Suriname
12-Mar-2015
Tippet M-02 kg (4 lb)
6.63 kg (14 lb 10 oz)
Rewa River, Guyana
22-Jan-2016
Tippet M-03 kg (6 lb)
7.12 kg (15 lb 11 oz)
Rewa River, Guyana
24-Jan-2016
Tippet M-04 kg (8 lb)
8.53 kg (18 lb 13 oz)
Rewa River, Guyana
23-Jan-2016
Tippet M-06 kg (12 lb)
8.62 kg (19 lb 0 oz)
Kabalebo River, Suriname
12-Mar-2015
Tippet M-08 kg (16 lb)
9.30 kg (20 lb 8 oz)
Rewa River, Guyana
23-Jan-2016
Tippet M-10 kg (20 lb)
13.21 kg (29 lb 2 oz)
Rewa River, Guyana
21-Jan-2016
Tippet W-01 kg (2 lb)
0.00 kg (0 lb 0 oz)
Vacant,
 
Vacant
Tippet W-02 kg (4 lb)
1.47 kg (3 lb 4 oz)
Itu River, Brazil
13-Feb-2016
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)
0.00 kg (0 lb 0 oz)
Vacant,
 
Vacant
Tippet W-08 kg (16 lb)
0.00 kg (0 lb 0 oz)
Vacant,
 
Vacant
Tippet W-10 kg (20 lb)
0.00 kg (0 lb 0 oz)
Vacant,
 
Vacant
 

Junior & Smallfry World Records

Line Class
Weight
Location
Catch Date
Angler
F-Junior
12.76 kg (28 lb 2 oz)
Pousada Juruena, Brazil
07-Jul-2016
F-Smallfry
7.30 kg (16 lb 1 oz)
Thaimaçu Lodge, Brazil
14-Jul-2006
M-Junior
14.51 kg (32 lb 0 oz)
Kabalebo River, Suriname
03-Jan-2008
M-Smallfry
13.83 kg (30 lb 8 oz)
Rio Juruena, Brazil
24-Jul-2018

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