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  • Ichthyology 45256 MCZ Ichthyology
  • Acestrorhynchus altus
  • whole animal (alcohol)
  •    Holotype of Acestrorhynchus altus
  • Rio Arari, at Cachoeira do Arari
  • South America: Brazil: Para: Marajo
  • 0/7/1965-0/7/1965 (1965-07-01 - 1965-07-31)
  • BerkeleyMapper
Acestrorhynchus altus Menezes, 1969
Animalia Chordata Craniata Teleostei Gnathostomata Osteichthys Actinopterygii Ostariophysi Characiformes Characoidea Characidae Acestrorhynchus altus
Identified by Naercio A. Menezes
Nature of ID: migration
Remarks: [MUSE DETERMINER: Menezes_NA/1966]
Menezes 1969, Page 1, Holotype of Acestrorhynchus altus
[pages: 1-1]
Locality and Collecting Event Details
Continent/Ocean: South America
Country: Brazil
State/Province: Para
Island: Marajo
Specific Locality: Rio Arari, at Cachoeira do Arari
Locality Remarks: Coordinates approximate. Probably Sta. 19.
General Habitat: [SALINITY: F]
Collecting Source: wild caught
Coordinates: 1° 11´ S 48° 45´ 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: 0/7/1965-0/7/1965 (1965-07-01 - 1965-07-31)
Ich. Field Number: MENEZES6501
Naercio A. Menezes
field number: MENEZES6501
group number: 204
Part Details
Part Name Condition Disposition # Remarks
whole animal (alcohol) unchecked in collection 1
standard length: 123 mm ,
  [no agent data], 2010-03-19, muse migration
age class: adult
  [no agent data]
Remarks: In: Arq Zool S Paulo 18(1-2):52-57; fig 38-41, 94-95, 98-99; tab 11, 28. Image available.
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