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Crucian
Carassius carassius (Linnaeus, 1758)

kingdom Animalia - animals »  phylum Chordata - chordates »  class Actinopterygii - ray-finned fishes »  order Cypriniformes »  family Cyprinidae - minnows and carps »  genus Carassius

Scientific synonyms

Cyprinus carassius Linnaeus, 1758
Carassius carassius carassius (Linnaeus, 1758)
Cyprinus charax Lesniewski, 1837
Carassius charax (Lesniewski, 1837)
Carassius coeruleus Basilewsky, 1855
Carassius discolor Basilewsky, 1855
Carassius vulgaris gibbosus Walecki, 1863
Cyprinus gibelioides Cantor, 1842
Carassius carassius jacuticus Kirillov, 1956
Carassius linnei lacustrus Malm, 1877

Other names

= Crucian Carp
= English Carp
= Gibele
= Golden Carp
= Wild Goldfish

Least Concern

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Intertaxon relationships

Similar species

Carassius gibelio (Bloch, 1782) - Gibel Carp

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Included taxa

Number of records: 1


Links and literature

CH DE EN FR IT NL PR SP FishBase [270]

Froese R., Pauly D. (eds.): FishBase [http://www.fishbase.org]
CZ AQUATAB. World Wide Web electronic publication [species/4985]

Plíštil J. (Ed.) (2009): AQUATAB. World Wide Web electronic publication [http://aquatab.net] [as Carassius carassius (Linnaeus, 1758)]
Data retrieved on: 17 January 2010
EN Fauna Europaea 2.4 [304428]

de Jong, Y.S.D.M. (ed.): Fauna Europaea [http://www.faunaeur.org] [as Carassius carassius (Linnaeus, 1758)]
Data retrieved on: 9 March 2012
EN IUCN Red List of Threatened Species 2018-1 [3849]

IUCN Red List of Threatened Species [http://www.iucnredlist.org/] [as Carassius carassius (Linnaeus, 1758)]
Data retrieved on: 3 August 2018
CZ Hanel L., Novák J. (2002): České názvy živočichů V. Ryby a rybovití obratlovci (Pisces), 3. Paprskoploutví (Actinopterygii), kostnatí (Neopterygii) – máloústí (Gonorynchiformes), máloostní (Cypriniformes), Národní muzeum, (zoologické odd.), Praha, 120 pp. [as Carassius carassius (Linnaeus, 1758)]
Data retrieved on: 9 June 2013

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