Koi Fish birthplace is china.
Koi are actually a mutated form of carp.
Carp develop patches of several colors,
Such as white,red,blue,black etc..
When Chinese invaded japan this carp were breed as a food source only.due to their resilient nAture.
That’s the beginning of Japanese koi.
Koi is a very dedicated fish in japan right now and then.
The history of koi is very elavorated and gives new respect for those resilent fish.
When koi fish presented to Japanese,they saw their great potential and began breeding them to bring out the color.
^That Chinese never thought of^
Japanese koi breeding began on 1820.