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  • Gephyrocharax valencia
  • whole animal (alcohol)
  • Cano Maraca at the bridge on the road from Guanare to Guanarito, Rio Apure drainage [VERBATIM DEPTH:1 m]
  • South America: Venezuela: Portuguesa
  • 19/3/1983-19/3/1983 (1983-03-19)
  • BerkeleyMapper
Identifications
Gephyrocharax valencia Eigenmann 1920
Animalia Chordata Craniata Gnathostomata Actinopterygii Neopterygii Ostariophysi Characiformes Characoidea Characidae Gephyrocharax valencia
Identified by James A. Vanegas-Rios
Nature of ID: expert ID
Gephyrocharax
Animalia Chordata Craniata Gnathostomata Actinopterygii Neopterygii Ostariophysi Characiformes Characoidea Characidae Gephyrocharax
Identified by Karsten E. Hartel
Nature of ID: migration
Remarks: [MUSE DETERMINER: Hartel_KE/1983]
Citations
Vanegas-Rios 2016, Page 71, Figured of Gephyrocharax valencia
female, 26.8 mm SL, photo
 
Vanegas-Rios (2016)
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Vanegas-Rios (2016)
 
Locality and Collecting Event Details
Continent/Ocean: South America
Country: Venezuela
State/Province: Portuguesa
Specific Locality: Cano Maraca at the bridge on the road from Guanare to Guanarito, Rio Apure drainage [VERBATIM DEPTH:1 m]
Verbatim Locality: Cano Maraca at the bridge on the road from Guanare to Guanarito, Rio Apure drainage
Locality Remarks: Coordinates approximate. Grey green water, 4-6m wide.
General Habitat: [SALINITY: F]
Collecting Source: wild caught
Depth: 0 to 1 m
Coordinates: 9° 0´ N 69° 30´ 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: 19/3/1983-19/3/1983 (1983-03-19)
Ich. Field Number: DCT7807
Collectors
Donald C.Taphorn
and party
Identifiers
field number: DCT7807
group number: 204
Part Details
Part Name Condition Disposition # Remarks
whole animal (alcohol) unchecked in collection 4
Attributes
age class: adult
  [no agent data]
Remarks: Digital xray available.
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