Other Common Names:
Upper body with coarse dark edged scales.
Lower body golden brown to olive and white belly.
Short snout and a small mouth with no barbels.
Eyes set lower than other carp.
In weedy and slow flowing or standing waters
of lakes, ponds, pools and rivers.
Floating bait such as weed or bread on the surface.
Bottom fishing using sweetcorn or boilies.
A very strong fish that will put up a good and long fight,
giving it everything it has got.
Known to jump.
Fishing Khao Lak's Comment:
A very wary fish that requires a stealthy approach
for success with this species.
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