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World record Pati catfish.

Posted on March 13th, 2016

Pablo di Santi set another world record for catching the largest Pati catfish from Rio Parana, Paraguay. After his Barred Sorubim world record in 2014 he set a second best mark with a 32 kg (70 lb) Pati in 2015.

Paplo di Santi catches & release rod & reel world record Pati catfish. 
Paplo di Santi catches & release rod & reel world record Pati catfish.

The Pati (Luciopimelodus pati) is a large, bulky catfish species that grows to 50 kg. In the past it was heavily fished commercially, but now that this has diminished large specimens are caught again by anglers. This species can be captured throughout the year.

Record update provided by, www.fishing-worldrecords.com .

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