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  • Ichthyology 20969 MCZ Ichthyology
  • Tetragonopterus ocellifer
  • whole animal (alcohol)
  •    Syntype of Tetragonopterus ocellifer
  • LAGO CUDAJAS [Lago Badajos]
  • South America: Brazil: Amazonas
  • 27/11/1865-6/12/1865 (1865-11-27 - 1865-12-06)
  • BerkeleyMapper
Identifications
Tetragonopterus ocellifer Steindachner, 1882
Animalia Chordata Craniata Gnathostomata Actinopterygii Neopterygii Ostariophysi Characiformes Characoidea Characidae Tetragonopterus ocellifer
Identified by Horacio Higuchi
Nature of ID: migration
Remarks: [MUSE DETERMINER: Higuchi_Horacio/1993]
Citations
Steindachner 1882, Page 175, Syntype of Tetragonopterus ocellifer
[pages: 175-175]
Locality and Collecting Event Details
Continent/Ocean: South America
Country: Brazil
State/Province: Amazonas
Specific Locality: LAGO CUDAJAS [Lago Badajos]
Locality Remarks: Coordinates approximate.
General Habitat: [SALINITY: F]
Collecting Source: wild caught
Coordinates: 3° 24´ S 62° 38´ 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: 27/11/1865-6/12/1865 (1865-11-27 - 1865-12-06)
Ich. Field Number: THAYER025
Collectors
Thayer Expedition to Brazil
Stephen V.R. Thayer
D. Bourget
Identifiers
field number: THAYER025
group number: 204
Part Details
Part Name Condition Disposition # Remarks
whole animal (alcohol) unchecked in collection 5
Attributes
standard length: 21-28 mm ,
  [no agent data], 2010-03-19, muse migration
age class: adult
  [no agent data]
Remarks: In: Denk k Akad Wiss Wien 46:32-33, pl 7 fig 5. Previously identified as Hemigrammus ocellifer and currently valid as Hemigrammus ocellifer.
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