Wels Catfish

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Wels Catfish

Species Information

Scientific Name:Silurus glanis
Common Names:wels catfish
Environment:Lake, River
Ideal Temp:

About Wels Catfish

Wels Catfish Fishing

World Record:
# Fish Caught:28069 documented in database.
Earliest Record:1/1/1650 12:00:00 AM and located at 52.00532, -0.61744.
Latest Record:6/29/2022 10:47:20 AM and located at 45.18013, 8.05830.
Common Techniques:Bottom Fishing
Popular Lure Types:Bottom Rig
Fishing Spots:0 Wels Catfish fishing spots.

Latest Wels Catfish Fishing Reports and Spots

World Record Wels Catfish Caught on Rapala Jointed Lure - 4/2/2011 9:56:09 PM

Fishing the River Po Italy's longest river Hungarian angler Zsedely Attila landed a 297 lb. Wels Catfish setting a new all-tackle IGFA record re (View)