This fish was caught by commercial fishermen and was estimated to be 157 years old.
An huge red shortraker rockfish caught off Alaska coasts.
Angler David Utoft caught this massive 18.6 kg (41 lb 1 oz) shortraker rockfish (Sebastes borealis) on July 31 2016 that could become the new All-Tackle world record.
One of the best hot spot for fishing this predator is in the Gulf of Alaska, where you can find it abundant between depths of 250 to 400 meters - 900 to – 1,300 feet.
|DISTRIBUTION:||North Pacific Ocean|
|MAX SIZE:||44 lb / 20 kg|
|MAX LENGTH:||39 inch / 100 cm|
|MAX AGE:||Probably up to 40 years|