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  • Ichthyology 21067 MCZ Ichthyology
  • Hemigrammus cupreus
  • whole animal (alcohol)
  •    Syntype of Hemigrammus cupreus
  • SILVA, LAGO SARACA [Lago Saraca at Silves]
  • South America: Brazil: Amazonas
  • 0/12/1865-0/12/1865 (1865-12-01 - 1865-12-31)
  • BerkeleyMapper
Hemigrammus cupreus Durbin in Eigenmann, 1918
Animalia Chordata Craniata Teleostei Gnathostomata Osteichthys Actinopterygii Ostariophysi Characiformes Characoidea Characidae Hemigrammus cupreus
Identified by M.L. Durbin
Nature of ID: migration
Remarks: [MUSE DETERMINER: Durbin_ML]
Eigenmann 1918, Page 103, Syntype of Hemigrammus cupreus
[pages: 103-103]
MCZ Memoirs Vol. XLIII Part II
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Locality and Collecting Event Details
Continent/Ocean: South America
Country: Brazil
State/Province: Amazonas
Specific Locality: SILVA, LAGO SARACA [Lago Saraca at Silves]
Locality Remarks: Coordinates approximate.
General Habitat: [SALINITY: F]
Collecting Source: wild caught
Coordinates: 2° 53´ 30´´ S 58° 21´ 30´´ W (Datum: unknown) , Error: 115 km
Horacio Higuchi; 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: 0/12/1865-0/12/1865 (1865-12-01 - 1865-12-31)
Ich. Field Number: THAYER131
Thayer Expedition to Brazil
Stephen V.R. Thayer
field number: THAYER131
group number: 204
Part Details
Part Name Condition Disposition # Remarks
whole animal (alcohol) unchecked in collection 6
unspecified measurement: 32-35 mm ,
  [no agent data], 2010-03-19, muse migration
age class: adult
  [no agent data]
Remarks: In: Mem Mus Comp Zool,43(2):168-169, pl 20 fig 3. Orig. listed but not described in Rept Princeton Patagonia,3:436(1910). Image available.
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MCZ Ichthyology Fish 018001-024000, pg.123

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MCZ Ichthyology Fish 018001-024000, pg.123