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  • Ichthyology 15836 MCZ Ichthyology
  • Symphysodon discus
  • whole animal (alcohol)
  • TEFFE; EGA [Rio Solimoes at Tefe and environs]
  • South America: Brazil: Amazonas
  • 0/10/1865-0/10/1865 (1865-10-01 - 1865-10-31)
  • BerkeleyMapper
Identifications
Symphysodon discus Heckel, 1840
Animalia Chordata Craniata Gnathostomata Actinopterygii Neopterygii Perciformes Labroidei Cichlidae Symphysodon discus
Discus; Pompadour fish; Red discus
Identified by Cards
Nature of ID: migration
Remarks: [MUSE DETERMINER: Cards]
Locality and Collecting Event Details
Continent/Ocean: South America
Country: Brazil
State/Province: Amazonas
Specific Locality: TEFFE; EGA [Rio Solimoes at Tefe and environs]
Locality Remarks: Coordinates approximate.
General Habitat: [SALINITY: F]
Collecting Source: wild caught
Coordinates: 3° 24´ S 64° 45´ W (unknown) , Error: 115 km
[no agent data]; 2010-03-19; unknown
Coordinate Remarks: Lat. seconds and Long. seconds blank in MUSE (Fish). Set to 30, Maximum Error set to 115 km. in MCZbase
Collecting Date: 0/10/1865-0/10/1865 (1865-10-01 - 1865-10-31)
Ich. Field Number: THAYER137
Collectors
Thayer Expedition to Brazil
Louis Agassiz
and party
Identifiers
field number: THAYER137
group number: 601
Part Details
Part Name Condition Disposition # Remarks
whole animal (alcohol) unchecked in collection 4
Attributes
age class: adult
  [no agent data]
Remarks: Image available
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MCZ Ichthyology Fish 012001-018000, pg.154

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MCZ Ichthyology Fish 012001-018000, pg.154