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  • Ichthyology 46568 MCZ Ichthyology
  • Gambusia puncticulata
  • whole animal (alcohol)
  •    Lectotype of Gambusia puncticulata
    Lectotype of Gambusia puncticulata
  • Cuba [no additional specific locality]
  • Cuba: Greater Antilles
  • 1861-1861 (1861-01-01 - 1861-12-31)
Gambusia puncticulata Poey, 1854
Animalia Chordata Craniata Gnathostomata Actinopterygii Neopterygii Cyprinodontea Cyprinodontiformes Poeciloidea Poeciliidae Gambusia puncticulata
Identified by William L. Fink
Nature of ID: migration
Remarks: [MUSE DETERMINER: Fink_WL/1971]
Poey y Aloy 1854, Page 1, Lectotype of Gambusia puncticulata
[pages: 1-1]
Fink 1971, Page 16, Lectotype of Gambusia puncticulata
G. puncticulata puncticulata; Also figured (photograph); Male, 24.3 mm SL
Locality and Collecting Event Details
Country: Cuba
Island Group: Greater Antilles
Specific Locality: Cuba [no additional specific locality]
Verbatim Locality: Cuba [no additional specific locality
Locality Remarks: See: Howell-Rivero. 1938. Bull. MCZ 83(3).
General Habitat: [SALINITY: M]
Collecting Source: wild caught
Collecting Date: 1861-1861 (1861-01-01 - 1861-12-31)
Felipe Poey
field number: POEY
group number: 347
previous number: MCZ 6401
Part Details
Part Name Condition Disposition # Remarks
whole animal (alcohol) unchecked in collection 1
age class: adult
  [no agent data]
Remarks: In: Mem Hist Nat Isla Cuba 1:386, pl 31, fig 6-7. LT designated by W.L. Fink, 1971:18. Locality in description, 'moats of Havana wall'.
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