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  • Ichthyology 19296 MCZ Ichthyology
  • Serrasalmus piraya
  • whole animal (alcohol)
  • [No Specific Locality Data]
  • South America: Brazil
  • [no verbatim date data] (1700-01-01 - 2100-01-01)
Serrasalmus piraya Cuvier, 1819
Animalia Chordata Craniata Gnathostomata Actinopterygii Neopterygii Ostariophysi Characiformes Characoidea Characidae Serrasalmus piraya
Identified by David Wise
Nature of ID: migration
Remarks: [MUSE DETERMINER: Wise_D/1964]
Locality and Collecting Event Details
Continent/Ocean: South America
Country: Brazil
Specific Locality: [No Specific Locality Data]
Verbatim Locality: [no verbatim locality data]
Collecting Source: wild caught
Collecting Date: [no verbatim date data] (1700-01-01 - 2100-01-01)
Ich. Field Number: BRAZIL
Unknown collector
field number: BRAZIL
group number: 204
Part Details
Part Name Condition Disposition # Remarks
whole animal (alcohol) unchecked in collection 1
standard length: 310 mm ,
  [no agent data], 2010-03-19, muse migration
age class: adult
  [no agent data]
Remarks: Mistakenly bottled w/ MCZ 19143 at one time.
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MCZ Ichthyology Fish 018001-024000, pg.52

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MCZ Ichthyology Fish 018001-024000, pg.52