The silver carp is a filter feeder, and possesses a remarkably specialized filtration apparatus capable of filtering particles as small as 4 µm.

The Carp lives in the benthopelagic, potamodromous, freshwater, depth range 0 - 20 m environment.

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The carp's status as a cold-blooded dwarf killer is no doubt due to the fact that Toady One simply used a default bite attack for the carp (as with most of the new beings in v0.27.169.33a). More

Carp is a common name for various species of an oily freshwater fish of the family Cyprinidae, a very large group of fish native to Europe and Asia. More

Izaak Walton said about carp in The Compleat Angler, "The Carp is the queen of rivers; a stately, a good, and a very subtil fish; that was not at first bred, nor hath been long in England, but is now naturalised. More

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Carping and caviling at faults of manner. Blackw. Mag. And at my actions carp or catch. Herbert. Carp v. t. 1. To say; to tell. More

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domestic Mirror carp and Chinese Hi-goi are named for the quality of their scales, as their taste varies little. Recently introduced varieties include the Bighead grass, which has fewer bones. Carp is available live, fresh, or frozen, either split lengthwise or filleted. More

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Common names

Amour argenté in French (français)
Asimokyprinos in Greek (Ελληνικά)
Asimokyprinos in Greek, Modern (1453)
Babangan in Maranao/Samal/Tao Sug
Babangan in Tagalog
Ballgjeri i bardhe in Albanian (Shqip)
Baltasis plačiakaktis in Lithuanian (lietuvių kalba)
Belli-gende in Kannada (ಕನ್ನಡ)
Belyi tolstolob in Russian (русский язык)
Belyi tolstolobik in Russian (русский язык)
Bin ue in Cantonese
Bin ue in Chinese (中文)
Byal tolstolob in Bulgarian (български език)
Carp in English
Carpa argentata in Italian (Italiano)
Carpa plateada in Spanish (español)
Carpa prateada in Portuguese (Português)
Carpa-prateada in Portuguese (Português)
Carpe argentée in French (français)
Carpe asiatique in French (français)
Carpe chinoise in French (français)
Chinese carp in English
Chinese schemer in English
Cho ue in Cantonese
Cho ue in Chinese (中文)
Crap argintiu in Rumanian
Crap-chinezesc-argintiu in Romanian (română)
Crap-chinezesc-argintiu in Rumanian
Fehér busa in Hungarian (Magyar)
Fytofag in Farsi
Fytofag in Persian (‫فارسی)
Gewöhnlicher Tolstolob in German (Deutsch)
Hakuren in Japanese (日本語)
Hopeapaksuotsa in Finnish (suomen kieli)
Ikan Kap Perak in Malay (bahasa Melayu)
Kap perak in Malay (bahasa Melayu)
Kasaf in Hebrew (‫עברית)
Kopur Noqreai in Farsi
Kopur Noqreai in Persian (‫فارسی)
Lin ue in Cantonese
Lin ue in Chinese (中文)
Phytophague in Farsi
Phytophague in Persian (‫فارسی)
Pla leng hea in Thai (ไทย)
Pla leng heu in Thai (ไทย)
Pla lin in Thai (ไทย)
Pla pae long in Thai (ไทย)
Pla pea long in Thai (ไทย)
Pla pin hea in Thai (ไทย)
Pla pin heu in Thai (ไทย)
Sânger in Rumanian
Silberkarpfen in German (Deutsch)
silver carp in English
Silver carp (German: Silberkarpfen, Tolstolob, Silberamur) in English
Silverkarp in Swedish (Svenska)
Silwerkarp in Afrikaans
Singer in Romanian (română)
Sølvkarpe in Danish (dansk)
Sølvkarpe in Norwegian (Norsk)
Tolpyga in Russian (русский язык)
Tolpyga biala in Polish (polski)
Tolstolob in German (Deutsch)
Tolstolob biely in Slovak (slovenčina)
Tolstolobik in Russian (русский язык)
Tolstolobik biely in Czech (česky)
Tolstolobik bílý in Czech (česky)
Tolstolobik obecný in Czech (česky)
Tongsan putih in Malay (bahasa Melayu)
Toplyga biala in Polish (polski)
Tovstolob zvychajnyi in Ukrainian (українська мова)
Zilverkarper in Dutch (Nederlands)
Ασημοκυπρίνος in Greek (Ελληνικά)
Ασημοκυπρίνος in Greek, Modern (1453)
Акмурун макоо балыгы in Kirghiz (кыргыз тили)
белый толстолобик in Russian (русский язык)
Бял толстолоб in Bulgarian (български език)
Толстолоб in Russian (русский язык)
толстолобик in Russian (русский язык)
آزاد پرورشي in Farsi
فيتوفاگ in Farsi
كپور نقره اي in Farsi
کپور نقره‌ای in Persian (‫فارسی)
ปลาพิ่นฮื้อ in Thai (ไทย)
ปลาลิ่น in Thai (ไทย)
ปลาเล่งฮื้อ in Thai (ไทย)
ปลาแป๊ะหลง in Thai (ไทย)
ハクレン in Japanese (日本語)
白鰱 in Mandarin Chinese
白鲢 in Mandarin Chinese
竹叶鲢 in Mandarin Chinese
竹葉鰱 in Mandarin Chinese
鰱(白鰱) in Mandarin Chinese
鲢(白鲢) in Mandarin Chinese
백련어 in Korean (한국어)

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Order : Cypriniformes
Family : Cyprinidae
Genus : Hypophthalmichthys
Species : Hypophthalmichthys molitrix
Authority : Valenciennes, 1844