Screen 4: Reference data detail for: EMW-87 (reference id: 3 )

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EMW idEMW ref. idFAO species categorySpeciesScientific nameLower EMW (g)Upper EMW (g)Reference indicates lower or upper EMW figure?EMW MethodLength-weight calculations*** Fish Size Quote ****** Explanatory Notes ***CountryLink to reference (external site)Reference documentReference urlLink to Species Summary (external site)
EMW-873Grass carp(=White amur)Grass carp(=White amur)Ctenopharyngodon idellus1,588.001,588.00BothAverage weight or weight rangeNONETable 2. Summary of Aquaculture Products Sold by Species and Size Category, United States: 2005.

Food fish: Carp, grass. Live weight (pounds): Average 3.5.
From, all common names of "grass carp" (except for 2 Russian Fed names) refer to Ctenopharyngodon idellus.

1 pound = 453.59 grams
USAMore info.Census of Aquaculture (2005), USDA.

Table 2, Food fish
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