Glossary

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Term Definition
Kata Moyo
One sided pattern.
Katazumi
Sumi on shoulder.
Kawagoi
Leather koi. Doitsu.
Kawari
Strange.
Kawarigoi
Strange koi. 1. Karasugoi (basically black) 2. Single colored 3. Crossbred 4. Oddities.
Kawarimono
A classification of all non-metallic Koi not included in any other group. A new exception is the Kikokuryu. It is a metallic koi derived from crossing the Kumonryu with a Kikusui. It was placed in the Kawarimono class. It may change.
Kego
Fry.
Keitou
Bloodline.
Ki
Yellow.
Kigoi
Yellow koi
Kiiba
Nishikigoi with kohaku like, yellow patterns, another name for icho or ohaku.
Kikokuryu
Metallic/platinum kumonryu.
Kikusui
Metallic doitsu hariwake ogon, red pattern.
Kin
Gold.
Kin Gin Rin
Glittering or diamond scales, kin or gold over red, gin or silver over white and black, several types of kin gin rin used to recognized but one variety is now considered the standard, commonly shortened to ginrin.
Kin ki utsuri
Metallic ki utsuri family with ""kin""
Kin Kikokuryu
doitsu kin showa and male kumonryo, black pec fins.
Kin showa
Metallic showa family with ""kin""
Kindai
Modern.
Kindai showa sanshoku
Modern showa, a lot of shiroji.
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