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Ichthyology 20692 MCZ Ichthyology
 Bryconamericus breviceps
GOYAZ [exact locality unknown; probably somewhere in the Tocantins-Araguaia system] See comments in Lima 2004*
South America, Brazil, Goiás/Tocantins
0/0/1867-0/0/1867 (1867-01-01 - 1867-12-31)
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Bryconamericus breviceps Eigenmann, 1908
Animalia Chordata Craniata Gnathostomata Actinopterygii Neopterygii Ostariophysi Characiformes Characoidea Characidae Bryconamericus breviceps
Identified by C. H. Eigenmann
Nature of ID: migration
Remarks: [MUSE DETERMINER: Eigenmann_CH]
Knodus brevicens
Animalia Chordata Craniata Gnathostomata Actinopterygii Neopterygii Ostariophysi Characiformes Characoidea Characidae Knodus brevicens
Identified by [no agent data]
Nature of ID: migration
Remarks: [MUSE DETERMINER: ]
Citations
Eigenmann 1908, Page 91, Syntype of Bryconamericus breviceps
[pages: 91-91]
Ferreira and Lima 2006, Page 637, Voucher of Knodus breviceps
syntypes, 52.0-66.8 mm SL
 
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Continent/Ocean: South America
Country: Brazil
State/Province: Goiás/Tocantins
Specific Locality: GOYAZ [exact locality unknown; probably somewhere in the Tocantins-Araguaia system] See comments in Lima 2004*
Locality Remarks: Collected after the conclusion of the Thayer Expedition, at Agassiz's specific request, for comparison with lower Rio Tocantins material. Isbrücker (1973:174) suggests locality is 'Rio Araguaia drainage, upper course of Rio Vermelho at Goiás (15°57'S 50°07'W)', based on Eigenmann & Eigenmann's map.See Lima 2004 Ich. Exp. Fresh. 15:285 for locality info.
General Habitat: [SALINITY: F]
Collecting Source: wild caught
Collecting Date: 0/0/1867-0/0/1867 (1867-01-01 - 1867-12-31)
Ich. Field Number: THAYER033
Collectors
Thayer Expedition to Brazil
Senhor Honorio
Identifiers
field number: THAYER033
group number: 204
previous number: 23
  Details
Part Name Condition Disposition # Remarks
whole animal (70% ethanol) Good in collection 10
whole animal (70% ethanol) unknown exchanged 4 To USNM 120274
whole animal (alcohol) unchecked on loan 10
total length: 65-87 mm ,
  [no agent data], 2010-03-19, muse migration
age class: adult
  [no agent data]
Remarks: In: Bull Mus Comp Zool,52(6):105-106. 4 ex. from original lot to USNM 120274.
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MCZ Ichthyology Fish 018001-024000, pg.108

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MCZ Ichthyology Fish 018001-024000, pg.108

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