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In the former are several varieties, and some of enormous size, resembling the barbel.
THE MIRROR OF LITERATURE, AMUSEMENT, AND INSTRUCTION, VOL. 13, ISSUE 377, JUNE 27, 1829VARIOUS
Barbel, roach, club, and gudgeon are plentiful round the Bell Weir; and trout are often taken.
RIVERS OF GREAT BRITAIN. THE THAMES, FROM SOURCE TO SEA.ANONYMOUS
Head, about one-fifth the whole length; snout, very blunt, with a small barbel on the lower lip.
GAME BIRDS AND GAME FISHES OF THE PACIFIC COASTHARRY THOM PAYNE
Each maxillary is provided with a small barbel; and the gill-covers are armed with short stiff spines.
ENCYCLOPAEDIA BRITANNICA, 11TH EDITION, VOLUME 5, SLICE 5VARIOUS
Though called the salmon of India, the mahseer is really a species of barbel.
ENCYCLOPAEDIA BRITANNICA, 11TH EDITION, VOLUME 14, SLICE 4VARIOUS
Rhinichthys has barbels, Gila lacks them, and the hybrid has one vestigial barbel, on the right side.
FIVE NATURAL HYBRID COMBINATIONS IN MINNOWS (CYPRINIDAE)FRANK B. CROSS
Lard the upper part of your turbot or barbel with fine bacon.
THE LADY'S OWN COOKERY BOOK, AND NEW DINNER-TABLE DIRECTORY;CHARLOTTE CAMPBELL BURY
The large barbel, found in many of the large rivers and lakes abroad, yield at times a very considerable quantity of roe or spawn.
SHIFTS AND EXPEDIENTS OF CAMP LIFE, TRAVEL & EXPLORATIONW. B. LORD
Why the barbel should choose that particular ground to try conclusions I am not aware.
LINES IN PLEASANT PLACESWILLIAM SENIOR
A singular occupation this, however, which forces you to struggle craftily with a barbel.
A WINTER AMID THE ICEJULES VERNE

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