African carp

The Tana Labeo is a species of ray-finned fish in the Cyprinidae family.

The African carp lives in the benthopelagic, potamodromous, freshwater environment.

The African carp is classified as Endangered (EN), considered to be facing a very high risk of extinction in the wild.

, This is African carping at its best... Close to Johannesburg Airport... Carpin heaven.... More

African carp is a common name that may refer to several different species of fishes: * Labeo brachypoma * Labeo coubie * Labeo cylindricus * Labeo More

The South African Carp Society is a member based organisation with the sole focus of promoting the sport of catch and release carp angling in Southern Africa. The South African Carp Society started out on the 1st of October 2008. More

South African carp fishing chases a rather handsome animal that was brought to this country nearly 300 years ago. It's settled in rather well and now provides entertainment to a growing sector of the angling community. More

The first 30kg African carp from Bin el Ouidane, Morocco The future looks bright for the new big fish mega water Bin el Ouidane as the first rod caught African 30kg Carp was landed in June. More

African Carp-time favorite Carp fish include the Genus Aphyosemion African Tooth Carp. What a name. The Genus Aphyosemion species do not house well in communal tanks, yet these fish are some of the prettiest fish on the market. More

African carp, Labeo coubie in the Cross River, Southeastern, Nigeria Ezekiel O. Ayotunde*; Stephen N. Ochang and Irom B. More

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Common names

African carp in English
Labeo jihoafrické in Czech (česky)
Labeo mesops in Catalan (Català)
Mkukuwawa in Swahili (Kiswahili)
Nchila in Nyanja
Nchila in Swahili (Kiswahili)
Ntuwa in Swahili (Kiswahili)
Tana labeo in English
中眼野鯪 in Mandarin Chinese
中眼野鲮 in Mandarin Chinese
紋胸野鯪 in Mandarin Chinese
細身野鯪 in Mandarin Chinese
纹胸野鲮 in Mandarin Chinese
细身野鲮 in Mandarin Chinese

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Order : Cypriniformes
Family : Cyprinidae
Genus : Labeo
Species : Labeo mesops
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