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Ichthyology 4008 MCZ Ichthyology
 Alestes wytsi
Dagana R. at Bakel
Africa, Senegal
0/0/0-0/0/0 (1700-01-01 - 2100-01-01)
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Alestes wytsi Steindachner, 1870
Animalia Chordata Craniata Gnathostomata Actinopterygii Neopterygii Ostariophysi Characiformes Characoidea Characidae Alestes wytsi
Identified by Ledger
Nature of ID: migration
Remarks: [MUSE DETERMINER: Ledger]
Steindachner 1870, Page 533, Syntype of Alestes (Alestes) wytsi
Considered a questionable syntype and treated as a type at MCZ [pages: 533-533]
Continent/Ocean: Africa
Country: Senegal
Specific Locality: Dagana R. at Bakel
General Habitat: [SALINITY: F]
Collecting Source: wild caught
Collecting Date: 0/0/0-0/0/0 (1700-01-01 - 2100-01-01)
Ich. Field Number: FS:DAGANA
Unknown collector
field number: FS:DAGANA
group number: 204
Part Name Condition Disposition # Remarks
whole animal (alcohol) unchecked in collection 4
age class: adult
  [no agent data]
Remarks: In: Sb k Akad Wiss Wien 61:542-543, pl 2 fig 1. Image available.;Donor: Steindachner_F;Donor Date: 11/04/1871
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MCZ Ichthyology Fish 000001-006000, pg.161

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MCZ Ichthyology Fish 000001-006000, pg.161


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