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Ichthyology 29952 MCZ Ichthyology
 Deuterodon pinnatus
Lower Potaro River at Amatuk Fall, above and below the cataract
South America: Guyana: Mazaruni-Potaro: Potaro Drainage
30/10/1908-30/10/1908 (1908-10-30)
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Deuterodon pinnatus Eigenmann, 1909
Animalia Chordata Craniata Gnathostomata Actinopterygii Neopterygii Ostariophysi Characiformes Characoidea Characidae Deuterodon pinnatus
Identified by C. H. Eigenmann
Nature of ID: migration
Remarks: [MUSE DETERMINER: Eigenmann_CH]
Eigenmann 1909, Syntype of Deuterodon pinnatus
Almost certainly from CM 1047a-e; this is based on the locality and date of gift from Carnegie Museum
Continent/Ocean: South America
Country: Guyana
State/Province: Mazaruni-Potaro
Feature: Potaro Drainage
Specific Locality: Lower Potaro River at Amatuk Fall, above and below the cataract
Locality Remarks: Collection made in the period 30-31 Oct 1908. Coordinates approximate.
General Habitat: [SALINITY: F]
Collecting Method: poison
Collecting Source: wild caught
Coordinates: 5° 18´ N 59° 18´ 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: 30/10/1908-30/10/1908 (1908-10-30)
Ich. Field Number: EIG1908:01
C. H. Eigenmann
and party
field number: EIG1908:01
group number: 204
previous number: (see remarks)
Part Name Condition Disposition # Remarks
whole animal (alcohol) unchecked in collection 2
age class: adult
  [no agent data]
Remarks: In: Ann Carnegie Mus,6(1):25-27. Originally part of either CM 1047a-e or IU 11738. Other syntypes: 29951. Image available.
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