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  • Ichthyology 25706 MCZ Ichthyology
  • Gymnotus carapo
  • whole animal (alcohol)
  • Rio Xingu at Porto de Mos
  • South America: Brazil: Para
  • 0/9/1865-0/9/1865 (1865-09-01 - 1865-09-30)
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Identifications
Gymnotus carapo Linnaeus, 1758
Animalia Chordata Craniata Gnathostomata Osteichthyes Neopterygii Actinopterygii Gymnotiformes Gymnotoidei Gymnotidae Gymnotus carapo
banded knifefish; gymnotid eel
Identified by [no agent data]
Nature of ID: migration
Remarks: [MUSE DETERMINER: ]
Locality and Collecting Event Details
Continent/Ocean: South America
Country: Brazil
State/Province: Para
Specific Locality: Rio Xingu at Porto de Mos
Verbatim 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: 0/9/1865-0/9/1865 (1865-09-01 - 1865-09-30)
Ich. Field Number: THAYER100
Identifiers
field number: THAYER100
group number: 224
Part Details
Part Name Condition Disposition # Remarks
whole animal (alcohol) unchecked unknown 1
Attributes
age class: adult
  [no agent data]
Remarks: Donor: Vinhas
Media
 
Media of type text, Ichthyology 25701;25702;25703;25704;25705;25706;25707;25708;25709;25710;25711;25712;25713;25714;25715;25716;25717;25718;25719;25720;25721;25722;25723;25724;25725. Description:MCZ Ichthyology Fish 024001-027800, pg.69

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Media Details
MCZ Ichthyology Fish 024001-027800, pg.69