Ctenopharyngodon idella in China
Point map (Ctenopharyngodon idella) | Occurrence records | Field guide | Gazetteer | Country Species Summary
Main Ref.
Also Ref.
Occurrence native
Importance highly commercial Ref. FAO, 1994
Aquaculture commercial Ref. FAO, 1997
Regulations Ref.
Freshwater Yes
Brackish Yes
Saltwater No
Live export
Bait No
Gamefish No
Abundance Ref.

Recorded from Erqishi, Ulungur, Bosten, Tarim and Yili rivers (Ref.

41093) and at Tungting Lake where it is known as "huan-yĆ¼"(Ref. 35840). A

popular cultured fish, introduced from its native range to other regions

in China (intensive culture and extensive stocking in all kinds of inland

waters) (Ref. 45864 and 55380). Also Refs. 48, 1441, 9987 and 31845.

States/Provinces Beijing (), Xinjiang (native)
States/Provinces Complete? No
National Checklist
Country information https://www.cia.gov/library/publications/resources/the-world-factbook/geos/ch.html
(e.g. 9948)
( e.g. cephalopods )
Entered by Carpenter, Kent E.
Modified by Cheng, Jinxiang
Checked by Yue, Hao
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