Mrigal carp (Cirrhinus cirrhosus)

Mega Fishing Thailand fish species Taxonomy Mrigal carp scientific picture Mrigal carp will take a wide range of baits including small dry flies and very small spoon / spinner lures. The most popular bait / tactic is usually rice flour / bran mixed fished on a method feeder over popped up cork or poly balls.

SCIENTIFIC CLASSIFICATION

  • Kingdom: Animalia
  • Phylum: Chordata
  • Class: Actinopterygii
  • Order: Cypriniformes
  • Family: Cyprinidae
  • Genus: Cirrhinus
  • Species: Cirrhinus cirrhosus
Common names: Mrigal Carp Thai name: Plah Nuan Jan () Thailand status: Introduced Max size: 10kg (22lbs) 100cm