Species: Carassius carassius (Linnaeus, 1758)


Nomenclature
Scientific name Carassius carassius (Linnaeus, 1758)
   
English name crucian carp
French name carassin
Dutch name kroeskarper
German name Karausche

Illustrations

Not all species have been illustrated yet. Should you own high quality photos, please send them by means of the photo page.

You can always check for pictures on the Dutch website Nederlands Soortenregister.

You can always check for pictures on observations.be.

Google images


Protection status and Red List
Flanders
red list: Vulnerable
Wallonia
red list: Vulnerable
Belgium
red list: Vulnerable
World
IUCN Red List: LC (ver. 3.1, 2008)

Distribution
Flanders indigenous (1a)
Brussels indigenous (1a)
Wallonia indigenous (1a)
Habitat freshwater
Reference Vandelannoote et al. 1998. Atlas van de Vlaamse Beek- en Riviervissen
Expert Rudi Yseboodt

Observations
Recent sightings on observations.be