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Black Oranda Goldfish (Carassius auratus)

Oranda Goldfish (Carassius auratus)

Oranda Goldfish (Carassius auratus) are known to tropical fish keeping enthusiasts as Holland Ironmask goldfish, Wen, Flower of the Water, or Fancy Oranda, and are arguably one of the most popular goldfish breeds in the world. Like all goldfish breeds, Orandas are descendants of a species of Central Asian (Siberian) wild carp known as the […]

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Bubble Eye Goldfish (Carassius auratus)

Bubble Eye Goldfish (Carassius auratus)

Bubble Eye Goldfish (Carassius auratus) also known to tropical fish keeping enthusiasts as the Water Bubble Eye Goldfish, are descendants of a species of Central Asian (Siberia) wild carp known as the Prussian Carp, Silver Prussian carp, or Gibel Carp (Carassius gibelio). Bubble Eye Goldfish are one of the more than 125 captive bred fancy […]

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Huge Pearlscale Goldfish (Carassius auratus)

Goldfish (Carassius auratus)

The common Goldfish (Carassius auratus) is a relatively small member of the carp (cyprinid) family that is one of the most commonly kept aquarium species in the world and arguably one of the earliest fish to be domesticated. Goldfish are a domesticated version of the less colorful carp species (Carassius auratus) native to east Asia.  […]

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