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  • Ichthyology 15837 MCZ Ichthyology
  • Symphysodon discus
  • whole animal (alcohol)
  • PORTO DE MOZ; PORTO DO MOZ [Rio Xingu at Porto de Mos]
  • South America: Brazil: Para
  • 23/8/1865-23/8/1865 (1865-08-23)
  • BerkeleyMapper
Symphysodon discus Heckel, 1840
Animalia Chordata Craniata Teleostei Gnathostomata Osteichthys Actinopterygii Acanthopterygii Perciformes Labroidei Cichlidae Symphysodon discus
Discus; Pompadour fish; Red discus
Identified by Cards
Nature of ID: migration
Remarks: [MUSE DETERMINER: Cards]
Locality and Collecting Event Details
Continent/Ocean: South America
Country: Brazil
State/Province: Para
Specific Locality: PORTO DE MOZ; PORTO DO MOZ [Rio Xingu at Porto de Mos]
Locality Remarks: Coordinates approximate.
General Habitat: [SALINITY: F]
Collecting Source: wild caught
Coordinates: 1° 45´ S 52° 10´ W (Datum: unknown) , Error: 115 km
[no agent data]; 2010-03-19; Source: 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: 23/8/1865-23/8/1865 (1865-08-23)
Ich. Field Number: THAYER099
Thayer Expedition to Brazil
Louis Agassiz
and party
field number: THAYER099
group number: 601
Part Details
Part Name Condition Disposition # Remarks
whole animal (alcohol) unchecked in collection 2
age class: adult
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MCZ Ichthyology Fish 012001-018000, pg.154

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MCZ Ichthyology Fish 012001-018000, pg.154