CARP ASIAN SILVER (Hypophthalmichthys molitrix)

A non official record for Asian carp, a 106 pound - 48 kilo caught in Kentuky by angler Bill Schroeder.

Angler Andrew Muir with a big asian silver carp caught on Wabash River (IN).

The Asian carp is a deep bodied fish  that is litterally compressed. The Asian silver carp has a moderately large and broad head with a large mouth, toothless, upturned lower jaw, and low set eyes. The species is known for leaping out of the water when startled (by noises such as a boat motor). Asian silver carp grow about 3.3 feet in lenght and 60 lb in weight.

MAX SIZE: 60 lb / 27 kg
MAX LENGHT: 43 inch / 110 cm
MAX AGE: Unknown

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