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  • Ichthyology 29952 MCZ Ichthyology
  • Deuterodon pinnatus
  • whole animal (alcohol)
  •    Syntype of Deuterodon pinnatus
  • Lower Potaro River at Amatuk Fall, above and below the cataract
  • South America: Guyana: Cuyuni-Mazaruni: Potaro Drainage
  • 30/10/1908-30/10/1908 (1908-10-30)
  • BerkeleyMapper
Deuterodon pinnatus Eigenmann, 1909
Animalia Chordata Craniata Teleostei Gnathostomata Osteichthys Actinopterygii Ostariophysi Characiformes Characoidea Characidae Deuterodon pinnatus
Identified by Carl H. Eigenmann
Nature of ID: migration
Remarks: [MUSE DETERMINER: Eigenmann_CH]
Eigenmann 1909, Syntype of Deuterodon pinnatus
Almost certainly from CM 1047a-e; this is based on the locality and date of gift from Carnegie Museum
Locality and Collecting Event Details
Continent/Ocean: South America
Country: Guyana
State/Province: Cuyuni-Mazaruni
Feature: Potaro Drainage
Specific Locality: Lower Potaro River at Amatuk Fall, above and below the cataract
Locality Remarks: Collection made in the period 30-31 Oct 1908. Coordinates approximate.
General Habitat: [SALINITY: F]
Collecting Method: poison
Collecting Source: wild caught
Coordinates: 5° 18´ N 59° 18´ 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: 30/10/1908-30/10/1908 (1908-10-30)
Ich. Field Number: EIG1908:01
Carl H. Eigenmann
and party
field number: EIG1908:01
group number: 204
previous number: (see remarks)
Part Details
Part Name Condition Disposition # Remarks
whole animal (alcohol) unchecked in collection 2
age class: adult
  [no agent data]
Remarks: In: Ann Carnegie Mus,6(1):25-27. Originally part of either CM 1047a-e or IU 11738. Other syntypes: 29951. Image available.
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