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  • Ichthyology 164388 MCZ Ichthyology
  • Astyanax scabripinnis intermedius
  • whole animal (alcohol); whole animal (70% ethanol)
  •    Paralectotype of Astyanax scabripinnis intermedius
  • Rio Paraíba do Sul, near city of Rio de Janeiro
  • South America: Brazil: Rio de Janeiro
  • 0/2/1872-0/2/1872 (1872-02-01 - 1872-02-29)
  • BerkeleyMapper
Identifications
Astyanax scabripinnis intermedius Eigenmann, 1908
Animalia Chordata Craniata Teleostei Gnathostomata Osteichthys Actinopterygii Ostariophysi Characiformes Characoidea Characidae Astyanax scabripinnis intermedius
Identified by Filipe A. G. de Melo
Nature of ID: migration
Remarks: [MUSE DETERMINER: de Melo_Goncalves/2000]
Citations
de Melo 2001, Page 1, Paralectotype of Astyanax scabripinnis intermedius
Removed from MCZ 20684 when Lectotype was designated [pages: 1-46]
Locality and Collecting Event Details
Continent/Ocean: South America
Country: Brazil
State/Province: Rio de Janeiro
Specific Locality: Rio Paraíba do Sul, near city of Rio de Janeiro
Locality Remarks: Coordinates approximate.
General Habitat: [SALINITY: F]
Collecting Source: wild caught
Coordinates: 22° 53´ S 43° 17´ W (Datum: unknown) , Error: 115 km
[no agent data]; 2010-03-19; Source: 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: 0/2/1872-0/2/1872 (1872-02-01 - 1872-02-29)
Ich. Field Number: HASS:RIOPAR
Collectors
Hassler Expedition
D. Bourget
Relationships
from same lot as Ichthyology 20684
Identifiers
field number: HASS:RIOPAR
group number: 204
previous number: MCZ 20684
Part Details
Part Name Condition Disposition # Remarks
whole animal (70% ethanol) Good in collection 2
whole animal (alcohol) unchecked on loan 3
Attributes
age class: adult
  [no agent data]
Remarks: Lot split when de Melo (see de Melo, 2001) examined 4 of 6 and designated lectotype of Astyanax intermedius (45.8mm SL, at MCZ 20684) and 3:34.7-37.6 paralectotypes of A. intermedius (recataloged here with 2 of 6 specs not loaned). Original lot = 12. Image available.
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