Largescale silver carp

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Largescale silver carp
Scientific classification
Kingdom: Animalia
Phylum: Chordata
Class: Actinopterygii
Order: Cypriniformes
Family: Cyprinidae
Genus: Hypophthalmichthys
Species: H. harmandi
Binomial name
Hypophthalmichthys harmandi
Sauvage, 1884[1]

Hypophthalmichthys molitrix harmandi Mai, 1978[2]

The largescale silver carp (Hypophthalmichthys harmandi) is a freshwater fish in the carp family Cyprinidae. It is native to Hainan and Vietnam.[1]


  1. ^ a b Froese, Rainer and Pauly, Daniel, eds. (2006). "Hypophthalmichthys harmandi" in FishBase. April 2006 version.
  2. ^ "Summary page of Hypophthalmichthys harmandi". IUCN Red List of Threatened Species. International Union for Conservation of Nature. Retrieved 2 June 2015.