Taxon profile


Grass Carp
Ctenopharyngodon idella (Valenciennes, 1844)

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

Scientific synonyms

Ctenopharingodon idella (Valenciennes, 1844)
Ctenopharyngodon idellus (Valenciennes, 1844)
Ctenopharyngodon laticeps Steindachner, 1866
Leuciscus idella Valenciennes, 1844
Leuciscus idellus Valenciennes, 1844
Leuciscus tschiliensis Basilewsky, 1855
Pristiodon siemionovii Dybowski, 1877
Sarcocheilichthys teretiusculus Kner, 1867


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Links and literature

CZ AQUATAB. World Wide Web electronic publication [species/6782]

Plíštil J. (Ed.) (2009): AQUATAB. World Wide Web electronic publication [] [as Ctenopharyngodon idella (Valenciennes, 1844)]
Data retrieved on: 17 January 2010
CH DE EN FR IT NL PR SP FishBase [79]

Froese R., Pauly D. (eds.): FishBase []
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 Ctenopharyngodon idellus (Valenciennes, 1844)]
Data retrieved on: 9 June 2013

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i species introduced to area described by check-list

s synantropic species (In area described by check-list dependent on human)