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Ichthyology 19138 MCZ Ichthyology
 Mylossoma sp.
LAGO HYANUARY [Paraná do Janauari]
South America, Brazil, Amazonas
10/1/1866-10/1/1866 (1866-01-10)
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Mylossoma Eigenmann and Kennedy, 1903 sp.
Animalia Chordata Craniata Gnathostomata Actinopterygii Neopterygii Ostariophysi Characiformes Characoidea Characidae Mylossoma
Identified by Andrew D. Williston on 2012-01-04
Nature of ID: expert ID
Remarks: cf. duriventre
Serrasalmus sp.
Animalia Chordata Actinopterygii Neopterygii Characiformes Characoidea Characidae Serrasalmus
Identified by Tank list
Nature of ID: migration
Remarks: [MUSE DETERMINER: Tank List (1975)]
Continent/Ocean: South America
Country: Brazil
State/Province: Amazonas
Specific Locality: LAGO HYANUARY [Paraná do Janauari]
Locality Remarks: Coordinates approximate.
General Habitat: [SALINITY: F]
Collecting Source: wild caught
Coordinates: 3° 12´ S 60° 5´ 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: 10/1/1866-10/1/1866 (1866-01-10)
Ich. Field Number: THAYER040
Senhor Naves
field number: THAYER040
group number: 204
Part Name Condition Disposition # Remarks
whole animal (alcohol) unchecked in collection 2
standard length: 180-190 mm ,
  [no agent data], 2010-03-19, muse migration
age class: adult
  [no agent data]
Remarks: Number of alcholic specimens was originally 3. Piranha was written in name column but did not check with genus list, therefore it was not listed above.
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MCZ Ichthyology Fish 018001-024000, pg.46

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