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Ichthyology 4776 MCZ Ichthyology
 Arapaima gigas
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LAGO MANACAPURU; MANACAPOURU [Lago Grande de Manacapuru]
South America, Brazil, Amazonas
27/11/1865-6/12/1865 (1865-11-27 - 1865-12-06)
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Arapaima gigas (Schinz 1822).
Animalia Chordata Craniata Gnathostomata Actinopterygii Neopterygii Osteoglossiformes Osteoglossidae Arapaima gigas
Arapaima, Pirarucu
Identified by Cards
Nature of ID: migration
Remarks: [MUSE DETERMINER: Cards]
Continent/Ocean: South America
Country: Brazil
State/Province: Amazonas
Specific Locality: LAGO MANACAPURU; MANACAPOURU [Lago Grande de Manacapuru]
Locality Remarks: Coordinates approximate.
General Habitat: [SALINITY: F]
Collecting Source: wild caught
Coordinates: 3° 6´ 0´´ S 61° 30´ 0´´ W (unknown) , Error: 0 m
[no agent data]; 2010-03-19; unknown
Coordinate Remarks: Lat. seconds and Long. seconds blank in MUSE (Fish). Set to 0 in MCZbase
Collecting Date: 27/11/1865-6/12/1865 (1865-11-27 - 1865-12-06)
Ich. Field Number: THAYER060
Collectors
William James
Identifiers
field number: THAYER060
group number: 118
  Details
Part Name Condition Disposition # Remarks
whole animal (alcohol) unchecked in collection 2
age class: adult
  [no agent data]
Remarks: In two 2 gallon jars (2 of 4 + 2 of 4)KEH 25 Sept 2007. Originally 2 specimens cataloged, 4 specimens found with MCZ 4776 metal tag. Digital xray available.
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MCZ Ichthyology Fish 000001-006000, pg.192

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MCZ Ichthyology Fish 000001-006000, pg.192

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