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Thread: Where can I get the English name of different koi?

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    Tosai JasonPoon's Avatar
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    Where can I get the English name of different koi?

    There are tens of koi's english name here, could anyone tell me how I can access their names with photos so that I may distinguish them?

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    Daihonmei MikeM's Avatar
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    I assume you refer to the English language spelling of what are Japanese names? There is a dealer on the web with the sort of guide you are wanting. Try www.koi.com. Check the "encyclopedia" pages.

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    Jason, this may help a little, though I must find time to add some more.

    http://www.koi-uk.co.uk/koi_identification.htm
    Maurice.

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    Jason,

    Go here:-
    http://www.justkoi.co.uk/advice_and_..._varieties.htm

    Great pictures and cleaarly explained.

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    Tosai JasonPoon's Avatar
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    Dear Andrew, Maurice and MikeM,
    Thank you very much and your info is extremely helpful.
    I won't hesitate to ask more in coming future.
    Jason

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