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Definition of Crucian carp

Crucian carp
Crucian carp Cru"cian carp` (-shan k?rp`). [Cf. Sw. karussa, G. karausche, F. carousse, -assin, corassin, LL. coracinus, Gr. ????? a sort of fish.] (Zo["o]l.) A kind of European carp (Carasius vulgaris), inferior to the common carp; -- called also German carp. Note: The gibel or Prussian carp is now generally considered a variety of the crucian carp, or perhaps a hybrid between it and the common carp.

Meaning of Crucian carp from wikipedia

- The crucian carp (Car****ius car****ius) is a medium-sized member of the common carp family Cyprinidae. It occurs widely in northern European regions. Its...
- goldfish is a relatively small member of the carp family (which also includes the Prussian carp and the crucian carp). It was first selectively bred for color...
- white crucian carp, also known as ****anese carp, white crucian carp, or gengoro-buna (Car****ius cuvieri), is a species of freshwater fish in the carp family...
- carpio (common carp), Car****ius car****ius (Crucian carp), Ctenopharyngodon idella (gr**** carp), Hypophthalmichthys molitrix (silver carp), and Hypophthalmichthys...
- tinge, while the crucian carp has a burnished gold appearance. The Prussian carp's tail is more deeply forked than that of the crucian carp. "Car****ius gibelio...
- family Cyprinidae. Most species in this genus are commonly known as crucian carps, though this term often specifically refers to C. car****ius. The most...
- threat to the native carp po****tion, and to other native aquatic animals. ****anese Crucian Carp (Ja: hera-buna (ヘラブナ), Herabuna Carp) are extremely po****r...
- Indian dialect, spoken on St. Croix, U.S. Virgin Islands. Crucian carp, a freshwater fish Crucian (Dungeons & Dragons), a creature in Dungeons & Dragons...
- sometimes referred to as silver crucian carp or ****anese silver crucian carp, is a species of freshwater fish in the carp family (family Cyprinidae). It...
- and silver carp are the most important fish, worldwide, in terms of total aquaculture production. Common carp, amur carp and crucian carp are also common...