Man-Eaters And Monsters: The 15 Weirdest Freshwater Fish Ever Caught

For over 30 years, extreme angler and host of River Monsters Jeremy Wade has been scouring the world to uncover the world’s weirdest river fish. Seen far less often than oceanic fish due to the murky, low visibility nature of their habitats, many of the beasts he hauls out are being caught on camera for the very first time.

Here, he talks All That Is Interesting through 15 of the weirdest river fish he’s ever caught, from 280 pound stingrays and man-eating catfish to giant piranhas and a fish that changes sex:

Weird River Fish Stingray
Congo Tiger Fish
Giant Mottled Eel
Sawfish
Man-Eaters And Monsters: The 15 Weirdest Freshwater Fish Ever Caught
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