Crucian carp on a serving platter
Crucian carp is a popular dish in Poland and is an ingredient in borscht, popular in Russia.
crucian carp swimming in a pond
Crucian carp can weigh up to nearly 7 pounds.
Crucian carp is heavily farmed.
Crucian carp isolated on white background
The Crucian carp is also known as the Prussian carp, silver Prussian carp or Gibel carp.
Crucian carp can live 10 years in the wild but can live up to 30 years in captivity.