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  • Ichthyology 35744 MCZ Ichthyology
  • Pygidium totae
  • whole animal (alcohol)
  •    Paratype of Pygidium totae
    Voucher of Pygidium totae| Voucher of Pygidium totae
  • Lago de Tota at head of Rio Upia (a trib. of Rio Meta), Eastern Andes
  • South America: Colombia: Boyacá
  • 0/2/1942-0/2/1942 (1942-02-01 - 1942-02-28)
  • BerkeleyMapper
Identifications
Pygidium totae Miles, 1942
Animalia Trichomycteridae Pygidium totae
Identified by Cecil W. Miles
Nature of ID: migration
Remarks: [MUSE DETERMINER: Miles_Cecil W/1942]
Rhizosomatichthys totae
Animalia Trichomycteridae Rhizosomatichthys totae
Identified by [no agent data]
Nature of ID: migration
Remarks: Muse Remarks
Citations
Miles 1942, Page 55, Paratype of Pygidium totae
[pages: 55-55]
Fernandez and Wiliams-Vari 2009, Page 199, Voucher of Pygidium totae
Material examined
Locality and Collecting Event Details
Continent/Ocean: South America
Country: Colombia
State/Province: Boyacá
Specific Locality: Lago de Tota at head of Rio Upia (a trib. of Rio Meta), Eastern Andes
Locality Remarks: Coordinates approximate.
General Habitat: [SALINITY: F]
Collecting Source: wild caught
Coordinates: 5° 35´ N 72° 56´ W (unknown) , Error: 115 km
[no agent data]; 2010-04-02; 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: 0/2/1942-0/2/1942 (1942-02-01 - 1942-02-28)
Ich. Field Number: MILES:TOTA
Collectors
Cecil W. Miles
C.L. Winz
Identifiers
field number: MILES:TOTA
group number: 274
Part Details
Part Name Condition Disposition # Remarks
whole animal (alcohol) unchecked in collection 1
Attributes
standard length: 126 mm ,
  [no agent data], 2010-04-02, muse migration
age class: adult
  [no agent data]
Remarks: In: Caldasia,(5):55-58, fig. Poor condition, refixed 1976. [=Rhizosomatichthys totae fide Arratia, 1988] Image available.
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MCZ Ichthyology Fish 031601-037540, pg.168

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MCZ Ichthyology Fish 031601-037540, pg.168