Giant Goldfish: Huge Koi Carp Caught in France – Goldfish is one of the breeds of fish we usually have in our aquariums. A goldfish is a freshwater fish in the family Cyprinidae of order Cypriniformes. It was one of the earliest fish to be domesticated.
A gold fish is usually small. But have you heard of a giant gold fish? Apparently, a picture of a giant gold fish has become viral in the internet. The said giant gold fish is a giant 30-pound Koi Carp which was caught by Raphael Biagini in the South of France several months ago as shown in the photo below:
What do you think about the giant gold fish photo above? Is it true or just another wonderful product of Photoshop? Currently, the largest gold fish on record measures 16 inches (41 cm) and weighs 5 pounds (2.3 kg). It was caught in a pond in Poole, England in July of this year.