Trout, brown (Salmo trutta)

Linnaeus, 1758; SALMONIDAE FAMILY; also called German brown trout, European brown trout, sea trout, lake trout, brook trout, river trout, bull trout, English trout, von Behr trout, Lochleven trout, German trout, breac, gealag, brownie
Native to Europe and parts of Asia, from Afghanistan and the Aral Sea across Europe to the British Isles and Iceland, and back across Scandinavia to Poluostrov Kanin (Cape Kanin), in Russia, on the Barents Sea. It has been introduced in other areas, notably, Newfoundland, Canada, U.S.A., South America, New Zealand, and Africa. Today it is found throughout the U.... Read More

 
 

All-Tackle World Records

Line Class
Weight
Location
Catch Date
Angler
All-Tackle
20.10 kg (44 lb 5 oz)
Ohau Canal, Twizel, New Zealand
27-Oct-2020
 

Line Class World Records (Conventional Tackle)

Line Class
Weight
Location
Catch Date
Angler
M-06 kg (12 lb)
19.10 kg (42 lb 1 oz)
Ohau Canal, New Zealand
08-Mar-2013
W-01 kg (2 lb)
1.20 kg (2 lb 10 oz)
Whakamaru Dam, New Zealand
04-Nov-2014
W-02 kg (4 lb)
1.41 kg (3 lb 1 oz)
Lake Argyle, New Zealand
31-Oct-2014

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