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Synonyms for barbel

slender tactile process on the jaws of a fish


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Barbel feeder fishing means specialist gear and lots of bait.
The truly remarkable year for huge barbel is continuing unabated with no fewer than five of the country's rivers producing record breaking specimens during the past month.
However barbel stocks are set to improve locally as Environment Agency Fisheries experts will be stocking barbel at several locations on the River Tees catchment next week.
After years of comfort eating, compounded by losing her husband to cancer, Barbel tipped the scales at 20st and because of the rolls of Buddha-like flab around her middle, she only just squeezed into a dress size 24.
15.0-16.8 % SL); a shorter space between the eye and nasal barbel (eye to nasal barbel 9.3-10.2 % HL vs.
Barbel Fofler appreciated the performance of the office of Ombudsman and stated that she was highly impressed with the working of the office of Ombudsman and will try to emulate such offices in Germany in order to provide expeditious and free justice to German citizens.
All the barbel which were still alive were released back into the dam with the help of the many juniors.
Dave joined his friend as a guest on the Upper Lea in Hertfordshire and used maggots and pellets to draw the barbel out of the overhanging trees.
| I HAVE more details on the new River Severn barbel record - a 16lb 11oz fish caught by Kevin Gittins.
THE new river season started well on the Newport AA stretch of the Wye at Symonds Yat where Francis Jones, from Abertillery, made a dawn start and caught five barbel to 10.5lb on pellet baits.
The genus is diagnosed in having an interrupted post-labial fold, broad isthmus, gill openings not extending ventrally onto undersurface of head, 14-16 branched pectoral-fin rays, lower lip not connected to the base of the maxillary barbel by a skin flap, sulcus between the lip and the barbel, homodont dentition, teeth pointed, coni-form in both jaws, premaxillary tooth patches contacting each other but not confluent, not extended posterolaterally, laterally blunt; dilator operculi muscle and levator opercula muscle contacting each other, broad anterior end of sternohyoideus muscle, its width almost equal to the width in the axilla of the pectoral fin, adductor pelvicalis superficialis muscle not contacting its antimere at the midline (Zhou et al.
STEVE Chantry caught a fine barbel to help him win the NYSD Teams of Four Series, second round, fished on the middle River Tees.
These were custom creations by Hadiiya Barbel, a stylist and wig maker to the stars.
AFANTASTIC day's barbel fishing on the Warwickshire Avon was topped off with a cracking double-figure fish for Julian Davies.