Common rudd ("Sarv") Overview
Common rudd - Scardinius erythrophthalmus
Roach is similar but has coral red fins, often mässingsgul body color.
Rudd are in southern and central Sweden up to Medelpad (Indal river) and along the East Coast and on Gotland.
Size and growth
Life span: 20 years.
Swedish record: 1.7 Kg.
Most efficient fishing methods
Information below is based upon thousands of real catch reports from the past two years.
Common rudd, Avg. Weight (gr) Möckelns FVOF (Möckeln, Steningen, Såganässjön mfl)