Barbus pectoralis

Barbus pectoralis is a species of ray-finned fish in the genus Barbus.

The Barbus pectoralis lives in the benthopelagic, freshwater environment.

Species Summary: Barbus pectoralis, You can sponsor this page, ... Similar pages Freshwater Fish Species in Tigris ... native. Barbus mystaceus, Cyprinidae, benthopelagic, 23 TL, 3.0, native. Barbus pectoralis, Cyprinidae, benthopelagic, 23 TL, 3. More

Bassan barbel, Barbus pectoralis Heckel, 1843, is widely distributed in the lakes and river systems of Turkey and its neighbouring countries. Bassan barbel is a fish species of commercial value. More

Barbus pectoralis was described from the "Orontes" (Heckel, 1843b) but the catalogue in Vienna reads "Damascus" (possibly in confusion as this part of the catalogue has been overwritten). More

Common names

Bassan in Farsi
Bassan in Persian (‫فارسی)
Berzem in Farsi
Berzem in Persian (‫فارسی)
Parmička orontenská in Czech (česky)
Touyeni in Farsi
Touyeni in Persian (‫فارسی)
برزم in Farsi
سس ماهي in Farsi

Order : Cypriniformes
Family : Cyprinidae
Genus : Barbus
Species : Barbus pectoralis
Authority : Heckel, 1843