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  • Ichthyology 31561 MCZ Ichthyology
  • Ceratobranchia binghami
  • whole animal (alcohol)
  •    Holotype of Ceratobranchia binghami
  • Río Urubamba at Santa Ana
  • South America: Peru: Cusco
  • 0/10/1915-0/10/1915 (1915-10-01 - 1915-10-31)
  • BerkeleyMapper
Ceratobranchia binghami Eigenmann, 1927
Animalia Chordata Craniata Teleostei Gnathostomata Osteichthys Actinopterygii Ostariophysi Characiformes Characoidea Characidae Ceratobranchia binghami
Identified by Barry Chernoff, Antonio Machado-Allison
Nature of ID: migration
Remarks: [MUSE DETERMINER: Chernoff_B, Machado-Allison_A/1990]
Eigenmann 1927, Page 311, Holotype of Ceratobranchia binghami
[pages: 311-311]
Chernoff and Machado-Allison , Page 282, Figured of Ceratobranchia binghami
Type material examined; 39.5 mm SL
MCZ Memoirs Vol. XLIII Part IV
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Locality and Collecting Event Details
Continent/Ocean: South America
Country: Peru
State/Province: Cusco
Specific Locality: Río Urubamba at Santa Ana
Locality Remarks: Collected by the Yale University/National Geographic Society Expedition to Peru.
General Habitat: [SALINITY: F]
Collecting Source: wild caught
Coordinates: 12° 52´ S 72° 43´ 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: 0/10/1915-0/10/1915 (1915-10-01 - 1915-10-31)
Ich. Field Number: YU/NGS:SANT
Edmund Heller
Yale-NGS Peru
field number: YU/NGS:SANT
group number: 204
previous number: IU 13758
Part Details
Part Name Condition Disposition # Remarks
whole animal (alcohol) unchecked on loan 1
unspecified measurement: 39.5 mm ,
  [no agent data], 2010-03-19, muse migration
age class: adult
  [no agent data]
Remarks: In: Mem Mus Comp Zool 43(4):357-358, pl 96 fig 1. Eigenmann's label in jar of MCZ 30992 indicates that lot as 'type'.
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MCZ Ichthyology Fish 027801-031600, pg.151

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MCZ Ichthyology Fish 027801-031600, pg.151