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  • proper n. A taxonomic genus within the subfamily Cyprininae — the crucian carp.


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  • The goldfish - Latin name Carassius auratus auratus - is usually small enough to be kept in

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  • Seven species of fish are recognized in the Mongolian Dauria ecoregion, of which 2 (Carassius auritus gibelia and Cyprinus carpio haematopterus) are considered game fish.

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  • Don't forget to capitalize the genus, as in Carassius auratus.

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  • (Carassius carassius), a close relative to the goldfish (Carassius auratus), looks very much like any other temperate freshwater cyprinid.

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  • The best-known version is funa-zushi, made with rice and goldfish carp Carassius auratus from Lake Biwa, north of Kyoto.

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  • The fish species stocked in the ricefields were common carp (Cyprinus carpio), crucian carp (Carassius auratus), grass carp (Ctenopharyngodon idellus), and silver carp

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  • (Carassius carassius) in ricefields and to nurture grass carp fingerlings in ricefields.

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  • Chen Jiangxing and Gao Kai achieved good results using common carp fry (Cyprinus carpio), and in 1979, the Antiepidemic Station of Chengdu City, Sichuan Province, used silver crucian carp (Carassius auratus) and grass carp

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  • (Ctenopharyngodon idella), tilapia (Oreochromis nilotica), lotus carp, dull carp, and Hunan crucian carp (Carassius auratus).

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  • In the anoxia-tolerant crucian carp (Carassius carassius) cardiac activity varies according to the seasons.

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