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Looks like a grass carp. What is the scientific name of this monster? I would like to know more about this fish. Thanks for sharing the pictures.

Elopichthys bambusa, the Yellowcheek, is a cyprinid fish that is found in eastern Asia. It is considered an important food fish where it occurs, reaching up to 2 meters in length.

DISTRIBUTION: China

MAX SIZE: 110 lb / 50 kg

MAX LENGHT: 70 inch / 180 cm

MAX AGE: Unknown

ENVIRONMENT: Freshwater

- See more at: http://bigfishesoftheworld.blogspot.com/2011/11/yellowcheek-carp-elopichthys-bambusa.html#sthash.AoJE9qdJ.dpuf

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