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Language: Japanese - Romaji

Description: Carp.

Carp. The "James Farrow Memorial Trophy" is competed for annually in a 24 hour sponsored carp fishing contest, with all proceeds going to a children's charity. James was an avid angler who had an incredible passion and devotion towards his sport and the wildlife and nature which surrounded him. He died just short of his 18th birthday and only hours after achieving his ambition of landing a huge carp from a very difficult water. The trophy is a tribute to his passion, competed for by like-minded anglers who share the true fisherman's values

Latin: Cyprinus carpio (Linnaeus, 1758)
Ethnicity: Japanese
Most frequent country: Japan

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