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Koi Fish Just next to the Japanese dragon comes the Koi in popularity within Japanese mythological creatures, the Koi short for Nishikigoi even though they are often associated with Japan they were actually originated from central Asia in China million years ago and were later introduced in Japan by invaders. Due to natural genetic mutation the koi nowadays comes in many colorful varieties and forms that are often portrayed in artworks. Thanks to this wide variety of attractive colors and patterns the koi became a popular creature with important meaning an symbolism around the world. The koi is believed to...

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