Hypophthalmichthys molitrix (Valenciennes, in Cuvier & Valenciennes, 1844) [CYPRINIFORMES: Cyprinidae]

Hypophthalmichthys molitrix [Photo author: Phanara Thach]
Hypophthalmichthys molitrix [Photo author: Dinh D. Tran]
Hypophthalmichthys molitrix Individuals in China, near Shanghai[Photo author: Liangliang Huang]
Species Information & Links
Number of specimens/data: 8 [Show all]
Taxon: CYPRINIFORMES
Cyprinidae
Hypophthalmichthys
Hypophthalmichthys molitrix
Synonyms: Hypophthalmichthys molitrix [Valid]
Abramocephalus microlepis [Invalid]
Cephalus mantschuricus [Invalid]
Hypophthalmichthys basilewskii [Invalid]
Hypophthalmichthys dabryi [Invalid]
Hypophthalmichthys dybowskii [Invalid]
Leuciscus hypophthalmus [Invalid]
Leuciscus molitrix [Invalid]
Pseudolaubuca clupeoides [Invalid]
IUCN category: Near Threatened
Size (SL, specimen basis):
English name: Silver carp
Japanese name: ハクレン
Thai name: เล่ง จีนเกล็ดเงิน
Thai pronunciation: Jeen
Laotian name:
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Cambodian name: ត្រី កាបស
Cambodian pronunciation: Trey carb sor
Vietnamese name: Cá mè trắng
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Other sites: GBIF, FishBase, Fishwise
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