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  • Ichthyology 31318 MCZ Ichthyology
  • Xenocharax spilurus
  • whole animal (alcohol)
  • Nyong River, near Metete
  • Africa: Cameroon
  • 1918-1918 (1918-01-01 - 1918-12-31)
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Identifications
Xenocharax spilurus Günther, 1867
Animalia Chordata Craniata Gnathostomata Osteichthyes Neopterygii Actinopterygii Characiformes Citharinoidei Citharinidae Xenocharax spilurus
Identified by Brian Sidlauskas
Nature of ID: migration
Remarks: [MUSE DETERMINER: Sidlauskas_BL/2007]
Locality and Collecting Event Details
Continent/Ocean: Africa
Country: Cameroon
Specific Locality: Nyong River, near Metete
Verbatim Locality: Nlon River (Nyong German) near Metete.
General Habitat: [SALINITY: F]
Collecting Source: wild caught
Coordinates: 4.832° 9.9543° (Datum: WGS84) , Error: 301 m
[no agent data]; 2019-06-10; Source: GEOLocate batch georeferencing, 2019-06-10
Coordinate Remarks: [UNDER REVIEW; GEOLOCATE_SCORE: 51; GEOLOCATE_PRECISION: Medium; GEOLOCATE_NUMRESULTS: 3]
Collecting Date: 1918-1918 (1918-01-01 - 1918-12-31)
Ich. Field Number: GS:METETE
Collecting Event Remarks: Purchased; Received May 1918
Collectors
George W. Schwab
Identifiers
field number: GS:METETE
group number: 218
Part Details
Part Name Condition Disposition # Remarks
whole animal (alcohol) unchecked in collection 1
Attributes
age class: adult
  [no agent data]
standard length: 184 mm
  [no agent data], 2010-03-19, muse migration
Remarks: Xray of head available.
Media
 
image: shows cataloged_item: MCZ:Ich:31318 Xenocharax spilurus; ; xray; lateral

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text: ledger entry for cataloged_item: Ichthyology 31301;31302;31303;31304;31305;31306;31307;31308;31309;31310;31311;31312;31313;31314;31315;31316;31317;31318;31319;31320;31321;31322;31323;31324;31325; MCZ Ichthyology Fish 027801-031600, pg.141;

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MCZ Ichthyology Fish 027801-031600, pg.141