mahseer

(redirected from Barbus tor)

mahseer

(ˈmɑːsɪə)
n
(Animals) any of various large freshwater Indian cyprinid fishes, such as Barbus tor
[from Hindi]
Collins English Dictionary – Complete and Unabridged, 12th Edition 2014 © HarperCollins Publishers 1991, 1994, 1998, 2000, 2003, 2006, 2007, 2009, 2011, 2014
References in periodicals archive ?
Day (1871) named it as Barbus tor. Day (1878; 1889) grouped Hamilton's Cyprinus putitora, C.
(Nematoda: Rhabdochonidae) from a freshwater fish Barbus tor in Punjab, India.