Common Carp

Cyprinus carpio carpio
Indian Game Fishes / Common Carp
Family: Cyprinidae
ICUN red list status: Vulnerable (VU)
Habitat: Fresh Water

Photo Curtsey  : Zameer Ahmed

A target fish world over by carp anglers, Common carp can be targeted from bottom since it is a voracious bottom feeder and due to its aggressive feeding habit, a relatively easy fish to hook. A good fighter, this fish is on the wish list of almost all Carp anglers.

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