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  • Ichthyology 20738 MCZ Ichthyology
  • Hemigrammus levis
  • whole animal (alcohol)
  •    Syntype of Hemigrammus levis
  • LAGO MAXIMO; LAGOA DO MAXIMO [Lago Maximo, small lake near Parintins]
  • South America: Brazil: Amazonas
  • 27/8/1865-30/8/1865 (1865-08-27 - 1865-08-30)
  • BerkeleyMapper
Identifications
Hemigrammus levis Durbin in Eigenmann, 1908
Animalia Chordata Craniata Gnathostomata Actinopterygii Neopterygii Ostariophysi Characiformes Characoidea Characidae Hemigrammus levis
Identified by M.L. Durbin
Nature of ID: migration
Remarks: [MUSE DETERMINER: Durbin_ML]
Moenkhausia levis
Animalia Chordata Craniata Gnathostomata Actinopterygii Neopterygii Ostariophysi Characiformes Characoidea Characidae Moenkhausia levis
Identified by [no agent data]
Nature of ID: migration
Remarks: [MUSE DETERMINER: ]
Citations
Eigenmann 1908, Page 91, Syntype of Hemigrammus levis
[pages: 91-91]
 
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Locality and Collecting Event Details
Continent/Ocean: South America
Country: Brazil
State/Province: Amazonas
Specific Locality: LAGO MAXIMO; LAGOA DO MAXIMO [Lago Maximo, small lake near Parintins]
Locality Remarks: Coordinates approximate.
General Habitat: [SALINITY: F]
Collecting Source: wild caught
Coordinates: 2° 40´ S 56° 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: 27/8/1865-30/8/1865 (1865-08-27 - 1865-08-30)
Ich. Field Number: THAYER064
Collectors
Thayer Expedition to Brazil
Louis Agassiz
and party
Identifiers
field number: THAYER064
group number: 204
Part Details
Part Name Condition Disposition # Remarks
whole animal (alcohol) Good in collection 180 Previously 189 spec.
whole animal (alcohol) Good deaccessioned 9 Exchanged (Invoice: 02-45-Fish)
Attributes
age class: adult
  [no agent data]
Remarks: In: Bull Mus Comp Zool,52(6):100. 6 ex. of orig. lot to USNM 120266. Other STs: 20749, 20829, 89961, 89962. Split lot, 20738a = Moenkhausia lepidura from same locality now MCZ 101615. Image available. 5 of 194 specs. exhanged with MZUSP, on Inv. 02-045. Only 180 specimens found in lot (F. Carvalho, 2010).
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MCZ Ichthyology Fish 018001-024000, pg.110

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MCZ Ichthyology Fish 018001-024000, pg.110