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Cyprinus carpio Linnaeus, 1758
Accepted name
Check Catalog of Fishes: Genus: Cyprinus; Species: carpio; Original reference
  Current accepted name :   
Yes
  Status details:   
senior synonym, original combination
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  Comment :   
  Etymology of Generic name : 
 
Greek = Kyprinos (S.Kullander, pers. comm.) Latin, cyprinus = carp (Ref. 45335).
Etymology of specific name : 
 
carpio is the latinized form of carp (Ref. 1998). Cyprinus is the old world name for the carp (Ref. 10294).
  Status in Catalogue of Life:   
Accepted name
 
 

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