Silver Carp

Hypophthalmichthys molitrix
Indian Game Fishes / Silver Carp
Family: Cyprinidae
ICUN red list status: Near Threatened (NT)
Habitat: Fresh Water

Except for a smaller head, Silver carps are similar to Bigheads. They are as worthy a quarry as a Bighead for a carp angler and can be targeted by the same methods employed to catch a Bighead carp.

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