Scientific Name:
Barbus barbus
Water Type:

Barbus barbus is a species of freshwater fish in the Cyprinidae family of minnows and carps. It shares the common name "barbel" with its many relatives in the genus Barbus and is properly known as the Common Barbel.

Fishing Spots


Bin El Ouidane Lake (Freshwater)

Beni Mellal, Tadla-Azilal
Morocco Morocco
16 10

Calaveras Reservoir Reservoir

San Jose, CA
United States United States
2 2

Chapmans Pond Pond (Freshwater)

York, Yorkshire and the Humber
United Kingdom United Kingdom
18 6

Cornfield Farm Fishery Fishery

Burnley , Lancashire
United Kingdom United Kingdom
10 6

Divoka Orlice River -- Unknown --

Hradec Kralove, Kralovehradecky
Czech Republic Czech Republic
8 1 4

Docklow Pools Fishery Fishery

Docklow, Hertfordshire
United Kingdom United Kingdom
12 8

Five Oaks Fishery Fishery

Five Oaks, South East
United Kingdom United Kingdom
12 6

Lindholme Leisure Lakes Lake (Freshwater)

Doncaster, Yorkshire and the Humber
United Kingdom United Kingdom
12 8

Majors Lake Lake (Freshwater)

Maidstone, South East
United Kingdom United Kingdom
1 14 2

Martin Hall Farm Fishery Fishery

Bretherton, North West England
United Kingdom United Kingdom
16 8

Monk Lakes Lake (Freshwater)

Maidstone, South East
United Kingdom United Kingdom
8 2

River Ribble -- Unknown --

Preston, North West England
United Kingdom United Kingdom
4 6

Taff River -- Unknown --

Cardiff , Wales
United Kingdom United Kingdom
14 4

Thames River -- Unknown --

London, London
United Kingdom United Kingdom
21 4

Walnut Creek Creek (Freshwater)

Erie, PA
United States United States
4 30 3 2


Carp and Cat Bussters

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Caspe, Aragon , Spain Spain

Carp Fishing Holidays Spain

We offer anglers the very best of Fresh Water Fishing in this region. We take you to various lakes and rivers containing a wide variety of fish
Orihuela, Valencia, Spain Spain

CL Bait Supplies

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Peniche, Leiria , Portugal Portugal

Costa Blanca Fishing

The owner of Costa Blanca Fishing has lived and fished on the Costa Blanca for five years and is the author of the renowned The guide to 30 Freshwater Fishing Venues on the Costa Blanca
Tomelloso, Castilla-La Mancha , Spain Spain

Extrema Fishing Spain S.L.

Craig 43 has been successfully involved in guided fishing on Spanish waters now for 10 years, originally on the River Ebro before relocating to Extremadura almost 5 years ago. He has fished from a y...
Badajoz, Extremadura , Spain Spain

Fat Angling Tours

F A T is an established, young & yet highly experienced Carp and Barbel fishing tour company, whose working knowledge & successes in the secluded Extremadura province of Spain, means that we can now...
Merida, Extremadura , Spain Spain

Fish Bulgaria

Enjoy a holiday fishing in Bulgaria, housed in the village of Bacova Mahala close to the new ferry to Romania at Nikopol. The area provides a variety of fishing opportunities, lakes as well as river...
Taunton, South West, United Kingdom United Kingdom

Fishing Trips in Bulgaria

Although fishing is the world’s most popular hobby, it is still a means of recreation and relaxation. It provides an opportunity to get away from the anxiety and stresses of the ‘big city. Beautif...
Sofia, Sofia, Bulgaria Bulgaria

Murchison Fishing

The River Nile below Murchison Falls in Uganda is one of the most inspiring, challenging and captivating stretches of water an angler will ever cast his line into… Murchison Falls is a world-renow...
Kampala, Kampala, Uganda Uganda

Salvelinus Fly Fishing

Discover this unknown high tourist interest destination with our specialized services, for anglers and companions, and with all the guarantees of a recognize & problem-free trip enterprise like SALV...
Jaca, Aragon , Spain Spain

Spanish Safaris

First introduced in to Spanish waters in 1949 the species Esox Lucius has well and truly established itself, even the best informed anglers in the UK know little or nothing of the potential that som...
Zaragoza, Aragon , Spain Spain


Our aim here is to provide access to organised guided fishing trips and even DIY fishing coarse and sea angling holidays in the beautiful Algarve region of Portugal.
Algarve, Faro , Portugal Portugal


There are no tournaments specified for this fish.