Latin Name: Cyprinus rubrofuscus "koi"
How big can I grow:
Up to 39 inches long
Where do I live:
Originating from China and bred to Japan, found in water gardens all over the world
What do I eat:
Aquatic insects and their larvae, crustaceans, worms, its own young
Both goldfish and koi are descended from the carp whose favourite habitat is a body of standing water with a muddy bottom!