Feel the head and cheeks. If it feels like sandpaper, it's a male. You may not be able to feel this until spring time though. A female koi will feel slippery during breeding season.
also most males are longer and more slender and the females carry eggs and they wil have a "bulge" near there stomach regon
The black koi fish is representative of the male gender, the sun and evil. Where the white is representative of the female gender, the moon and goodness
Female fish will have a v shape in there tail fin more than the males.
The colors of a koi fish can let you know what species it is. The colors can also let you know how old the fish may be.
The koi eggs frtilized after they pushed out of the female koi. The male releases sperms in the water, the fertilized process occurs whithin five second after the eggs get pushed out of the femal koi.
I don't know the weight of koi but I know they can grow up to 24".
See this website http://www.nishikigoi-info.com/koi-care/sexing-koi.html
A person can tell if a koi fish is a boy or girl by looking at their fins. A female will have fan-shaped fins with very little color.
Koi are egg layers/scatterers of adhesive eggs so they don't actually 'have babies'.
I know in southern Indiana they can run from $15.00 up to $50.00 - $60.00 depending on the kind of koi, and the condition of the fish.
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Japan has manhy kind of fish but they are very well know for their koi fish.
Koi fish can live in almost any country. Koi are thought to be originally from Japan. Many people have outdoor fish ponds in which Koi are the dominant fish.
Koi (not Coy) Carp are big pond fish, they differ from Goldfish by having barbels (whiskers) around the mouth. If the fish has those, then it's a Koi and not a Goldfish. The smallest varieties of Koi still get over 24", big ol'fish they are!
Koi, Japanese goldfish from the carp family, mate like most other fish. The female Koi lays thousands of eggs which are then fertilized by one or more males.
What do the colors on a koi fish symbolize
There are a number of meanings - Yin-Yang, Male/Female, Day/Night, Water/Fire, Sun/Moon. It all stems from philosophy of taoism.
a fish, a koi carp
What dose a purple and white koi fish meaning
Koi fish usually have two eyes.
Koi are a type of specially bred carp.
because it is fish
In Japanese, both the words for 'carp' and 'love' are pronounced 'koi'. therefore the koi fish can be a symbol of friendship.
The sex of koi fish cannot be determined unless a)you dissect the koi or b)you witness the breeding.
yes as long the fish mate is bigger than the koi mouth.
Yes koi fish can eat bannannas but only in very little pieces. koi fish can actually eat any type of good comon fruit. the only fruit that i know that they can not eat is grape fruit.