https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Common_carp

The common carp or European carp (Cyprinus carpio) is a widespread freshwater fish of ... Common carp can also interbreed with the common goldfish ( Carassius auratus), ... and the culture systems soon included spawning and growing ponds. ... Variants that have arisen with domestication include the mirror carp, with ...

https://news.orvis.com/fly-fishing/fish-facts-everything-you-wanted-to-know-about-the-common-carp-but-were-afraid-to-ask

There are two variants of the common carp—mirror carp, which has much larger scales ... A member of the minnow family, carp can live for decades and achieve  ...

https://www.chesapeakebay.net/discover/field-guide/entry/common_carp

Common carp are large, sturdy fish covered with thick scales. ... Carp live an average of 17 to 20 years, but some carp have been known to live up to 47 years in ...

https://www.dpi.nsw.gov.au/fishing/pests-diseases/freshwater-pests/species/carp/general-information

Other common names: Oriental carp, European carp, common carp, koi. ... Carp are very versatile, and can live in a great variety of habitats including highly ... in a line along the flanks ('mirror carp') or an absence of scales ('leather carp') are ... These carp were stocked into farm dams near Mildura and soon spread up the ...

http://www.biokids.umich.edu/critters/Cyprinus_carpio/

How long do they live? There is a report of a common carp living an astounding 47 years, probably in captivity. Other reports of 13 to 20 years are probably more  ...

https://pondinformer.com/how-long-do-koi-carp-live/

May 27, 2018 ... Quick Answer: How Long do Koi Live? ... Common carp, a close relative of ornamental koi, live to be 15 to 20 years in the wild, but have been ...

https://www3.northern.edu/natsource/FISH/Common1.htm

They can live for over 20 years. Carp have stocky bodies, large scales, and range in color from dark olive bronze on the top of the back to lighter silvery yellow ...

https://www.fishandboat.com/Fish/PennsylvaniaFishes/Pages/Carp.aspx

The common carp, Cyprinus carpio, is a large omnivorous species that can be found in most Pennsylvania ... Mirror carp, 20+ pounds, caught by Steve Bryant.

https://www.nps.gov/miss/learn/nature/ascarpover.htm

The common carp (Cyprinus carpio) has been in the US for over 100 years - long ... The common carp is considered a nuisance fish, but it doesn't seem to be doing ... So, what does a school of jumping silver carp look like? ... The release of live bait containing young carp has introduced these fish to numerous water bodies.

https://fullserviceaquatics.com/aquatic-plants/grass-carp-for-your-pond/

Feb 23, 2011 ... This fish has been around for a very long time and has served ... Grass carp also do not prey upon invertebrates, fish eggs, or small fish; they ... These fish live about 10 years but can live much longer under the ..... I would take a look at side by side photo comparisons of triploid grass carp vs common carp.