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  • Ichthyology S-563 MCZ Ichthyology
  • Disceus thayeri
  • whole animal (alcohol)
  •    Syntype of Disceus thayeri
  • PARA AND MARAJO [Belem, Rio do Para, Ilha de Marajo, Baia de Marajo]
  • South America: Brazil: Para
  • 19/8/1865-21/8/1865 (1865-08-19 - 1865-08-21)
  • BerkeleyMapper
Identifications
Disceus thayeri Garman, 1913
Animalia Chordata Craniata Neoselachii Batoidea Gnathostomata Chondrichthys Elasmobranchii Batidoidimorpha Myliobatiformes Potamotrygonidae Disceus thayeri
Identified by Karsten E. Hartel, Guido Dingerkus
Nature of ID: migration
Remarks: [MUSE DETERMINER: Hartel_KE, Dingerkus_Guido]
Citations
Garman 1913, Page 1, Syntype of Disceus thayeri
[pages: 1-515]
 
MCZ Memoirs Vol. XXXVI [Text]
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Locality and Collecting Event Details
Continent/Ocean: South America
Country: Brazil
State/Province: Para
Specific Locality: PARA AND MARAJO [Belem, Rio do Para, Ilha de Marajo, Baia de Marajo]
Locality Remarks: Coordinates approximate.
General Habitat: [SALINITY: M]
Collecting Source: wild caught
Coordinates: 1° 27´ S 48° 29´ 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: 19/8/1865-21/8/1865 (1865-08-19 - 1865-08-21)
Ich. Field Number: THAYER082
Collectors
Thayer Expedition to Brazil
J.V. Couto de Magalhaes
Identifiers
field number: THAYER082
group number: 42
previous number: MCZ 563-S
Part Details
Part Name Condition Disposition # Remarks
whole animal (alcohol) unchecked in collection 1
Attributes
disk length: 331 mm ,
  [no agent data], 2010-03-19, muse migration
age class: adult
  [no agent data]
Remarks: In: Mem Mus Comp Zool 36:426-427. Plate 34. Female. Fair condition, bleached; part of tail missing, partially eviscerated; lower teeth in vial. Digital images available. Digital xray available
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MCZ Ichthyology Sharks sh-000001, pg.23

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MCZ Ichthyology Sharks sh-000001, pg.23