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  • Ichthyology 21335 MCZ Ichthyology
  • Cynopotamus biserialis
  • whole animal (alcohol)
  •    Lectotype, Syntype
  • 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
Cynopotamus biserialis Garman, 1890
Animalia Chordata Craniata Gnathostomata Actinopterygii Neopterygii Ostariophysi Characiformes Characoidea Characidae Cynopotamus biserialis
Identified by Carlos Alberto S. de Lucena
Nature of ID: migration
Remarks: [MUSE DETERMINER: de Lucena_CAS/2006]
Garman 1890, Page 11, Syntype of Cynopotamus biserialis
[pages: 11-11]
De Lucena 2007, Page 117, Lectotype of Roeboides biserialis
[pages: 117-136]
Garman, 1890
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Garman, 1890
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
Thayer Expedition to Brazil
Louis Agassiz
and party
field number: THAYER064
group number: 204
Part Details
Part Name Condition Disposition # Remarks
whole animal (alcohol) unchecked on loan 1
age class: adult
  [no agent data]
Remarks: In: Bull Essex Inst,22(1-3):14. PARALECTOTYPES TO MCZ 165930. Other syntypes: 21327, 21360. 6 ex. to USNM 120180. According to catalog, original lot =25. Designated lectoype in Lucena,C. 2007. Iheringia, Ser.Zool. v97(2):117-136.
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MCZ Ichthyology Fish 018001-024000, pg.134

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MCZ Ichthyology Fish 018001-024000, pg.134