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Can You Identify These River Monsters?

Don't let Jeremy Wade down.

Last May, River Monsters unfortunately came to an end after nine seasons of some seriously incredible catches. But good news, Jeremy Wade, extreme angler and extreme badass, has a new show: Mighty Rivers.

  1. But before Jer drops a whole bunch of knowledge on us about rivers, let's get the monsters down first. Do you remember what kind of river monster this is?

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    Correct! 
    Wrong! 

    Jeremy hooked this 250-pound Arapaima on a remote lake in Guyana.

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  2. How about this one?

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    In Season 1, Jeremy caught an almost 7-foot-long Alligator Gar in Texas.

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  3. True or False: This is a Broadbill Swordfish.

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    Jeremy made his first-ever sawfish catch at a river in Western Australia. It had 39 (rostral) teeth!

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  4. Do you remember the name of this river monster?

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    Jeremy brought in this 250-pound Piraiba aka Lau Lau after spending months in the jungle looking for one.

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  5. True or False: This is a Sea Lamprey.

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    Jeremy traveled to the Pacific Northwest to get his hands on one of these bloodsucking sea lampreys.

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  6. What kind of shark did Jeremy catch here?

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    Wrong! 

    It took Jeremy 3.5 hours to land this 9'10'', 500-pound (!!) bull shark.

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  7. True or False: This is a Payara, also known as a Vampire fish.

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    Wrong! 
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  8. And finally, what kind of catfish is this?

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    Correct! 
    Wrong! 

    This 161-pound Goonch catfish took Jeremy for a swim in the Kali River.

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