MCZ Kronosaurus Logo

MCZBASE:The Database of the Zoological Collections

Museum of Comparative Zoology - Harvard University

  • Ichthyology 90014 MCZ Ichthyology
  • Hyphessobrycon bentosi
  • whole animal (alcohol)
  • OBIDOS; OBYDOS [Rio Amazonas at Obidos]
  • South America: Brazil: Para
  • 0/12/1865-0/12/1865 (1865-12-01 - 1865-12-31)
  • BerkeleyMapper
Identifications
Hyphessobrycon bentosi Durbin in Eigenmann, 1908
Animalia Chordata Craniata Gnathostomata Actinopterygii Neopterygii Ostariophysi Characiformes Characoidea Characidae Hyphessobrycon bentosi
Identified by Fernando R. Carvalho on 2010-08-04
Nature of ID: expert ID
Tetragonopterus elegans Steindachner, 1882
Animalia Chordata Craniata Gnathostomata Actinopterygii Neopterygii Ostariophysi Characiformes Characoidea Characidae Tetragonopterus elegans
Identified by C. H. Eigenmann
Nature of ID: migration
Remarks: [MUSE DETERMINER: Eigenmann_CH]
Locality and Collecting Event Details
Continent/Ocean: South America
Country: Brazil
State/Province: Para
Specific Locality: OBIDOS; OBYDOS [Rio Amazonas at Obidos]
Locality Remarks: Coordinates approximate.
General Habitat: [SALINITY: F]
Collecting Source: wild caught
Coordinates: 1° 52´ S 55° 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: 0/12/1865-0/12/1865 (1865-12-01 - 1865-12-31)
Ich. Field Number: THAYER078
Collectors
Thayer Expedition to Brazil
William James
Walter Hunnewell
Identifiers
field number: THAYER078
group number: 204
previous number: MCZ 20840 (pt)
Part Details
Part Name Condition Disposition # Remarks
whole animal (alcohol) unchecked in collection 2
Attributes
age class: adult
  [no agent data]
standard length: 29.4 mm ,
  Fernando R. Carvalho, 2010-08-09, Calipers
Remarks: In: Denk Akad Wiss Wien,46:36- , pl 7 fig 4. Det. Hemigrammus elegans by CHE. Not types, altough once considered possible types (F.Carvalho, 2010). Digital image available.
Media
 
Media Preview Image

image (image/jpeg)
Media Details
Media Preview Image

Media Preview Image

image (image/jpeg)
Media Details
Media Preview Image

Media Preview Image

image (image/jpeg)
Media Details
Media Preview Image