The Abramis is an European freshwater fish. Its range is Europe north of the Alps and Pyrenees. It is one of the fishes that start with alphabet A. Below are the fast facts.

  • Scientific name: AbramisBrama
  • Conservation status: Least Concern
  • Weight: 2 – 4 kg
  • Length: 30 – 55 cm
  • Incubation period: Short
  • Type: Fish
  • Diet: Larvae, worms, bivalves, gastropods, water plants
  • Average life span: 15 – 20 years
  • Habitat: Ponds, lakes, canals, slow-flowing river and sea
  • Predators: Humans, Fishes


This is commonly called as common bream, freshwater bream, bream, bronze bream or carp bream. This is a bottom feeder, moves in small shoals in shallow and moderately shallow water in search of food. Spends winter in deeper water.

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