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  • Ichthyology 20905 MCZ Ichthyology
  • Astyanax brevirhinus
  • whole animal (alcohol); tissue (95% ethanol); tissue (95% ethanol)
  •    Holotype of Astyanax brevirhinus
  • RIO JEQUITINHONHA [Rio Jequitinhonha, along the Jequitinhonha valley]
  • South America: Brazil
  • 0/4/1866-0/5/1866 (1866-04-01 - 1966-05-31)
  • BerkeleyMapper
Identifications
Astyanax brevirhinus Eigenmann, 1908
Animalia Chordata Craniata Gnathostomata Actinopterygii Neopterygii Ostariophysi Characiformes Characoidea Characidae Astyanax brevirhinus
Identified by C. H. Eigenmann
Nature of ID: migration
Remarks: [MUSE DETERMINER: Eigenmann_CH]
Citations
Eigenmann 1908, Page 91, Holotype of Astyanax brevirhinus
[pages: 91-91]
 
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Locality and Collecting Event Details
Continent/Ocean: South America
Country: Brazil
Specific Locality: RIO JEQUITINHONHA [Rio Jequitinhonha, along the Jequitinhonha valley]
Locality Remarks: Coordinates approximate.
General Habitat: [SALINITY: F]
Collecting Source: wild caught
Coordinates: 15° 51´ 30´´ S 38° 53´ 30´´ 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: 0/4/1866-0/5/1866 (1866-04-01 - 1966-05-31)
Ich. Field Number: THAYER048
Collectors
Thayer Expedition to Brazil
Charles F. Hartt
Edward Copeland
Identifiers
field number: THAYER048
group number: 204
Part Details
Part Name Condition Disposition # Remarks
tissue (95% ethanol) Fair on loan <1 tissue removed from specimen believed to have been only preserved in ethanol
tissue (95% ethanol) Fair in collection <1 tissue removed from specimen believed to have been only preserved in ethanol
whole animal (alcohol) unchecked in collection 1
Attributes
total length: 68 mm ,
  [no agent data], 2010-03-19, muse migration
age class: adult
  [no agent data]
Remarks: In: Bull Mus Comp Zool,52(6):96. Des. 'type' by Eig.1921:280.
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MCZ Ichthyology Fish 018001-024000, pg.117

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MCZ Ichthyology Fish 018001-024000, pg.117