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Syntype of Plecostomus johnii  
  Lectotype of Plecostomus johnii

Date Collected:

1865-12

South America: Brazil: Piaui | Rio Poty (tributary of Rio Parnaiba) at Teresina

Media of type image, MCZ:Ich:7831 Identified as Plecostomus johnii type status Voucher of Hypostomus lima| Voucher of Hypostomus johnii| Syntype of Plecostomus johnii| Lectotype of Plecostomus johnii| Voucher of Plecostomus johnii| Voucher of Hypostomus johnii. . Aspect: Dorsal

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MCZ:Ich:7831 Plecostomus johnii. Lectotype. Aspect: Dorsal

Media of type image, MCZ:Ich:7831 Identified as Plecostomus johnii type status Voucher of Hypostomus lima| Voucher of Hypostomus johnii| Syntype of Plecostomus johnii| Lectotype of Plecostomus johnii| Voucher of Plecostomus johnii| Voucher of Hypostomus johnii. . Aspect: Ventral

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MCZ:Ich:7831 Plecostomus johnii. Lectotype. Aspect: Ventral

Media of type image, MCZ:Ich:7831 Identified as Plecostomus johnii type status Voucher of Hypostomus lima| Voucher of Hypostomus johnii| Syntype of Plecostomus johnii| Lectotype of Plecostomus johnii| Voucher of Plecostomus johnii| Voucher of Hypostomus johnii. . Aspect: Lateral

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MCZ:Ich:7831 Plecostomus johnii. Lectotype. Aspect: Lateral

Media of type image, MCZ:Ich:7831 Identified as Plecostomus johnii type status Voucher of Hypostomus lima| Voucher of Hypostomus johnii| Syntype of Plecostomus johnii| Lectotype of Plecostomus johnii| Voucher of Plecostomus johnii| Voucher of Hypostomus johnii. . Aspect: Lateral

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MCZ:Ich:7831 Plecostomus johnii. Lectotype. Aspect: Lateral

Media of type image, MCZ:Ich:7831 Identified as Plecostomus johnii type status Voucher of Hypostomus lima| Voucher of Hypostomus johnii| Syntype of Plecostomus johnii| Lectotype of Plecostomus johnii| Voucher of Plecostomus johnii| Voucher of Hypostomus johnii. . Aspect: Dorsal Head

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MCZ:Ich:7831 Plecostomus johnii. Lectotype. Aspect: Dorsal Head

Media of type image, MCZ:Ich:7831 Identified as Plecostomus johnii type status Voucher of Hypostomus lima| Voucher of Hypostomus johnii| Syntype of Plecostomus johnii| Lectotype of Plecostomus johnii| Voucher of Plecostomus johnii| Voucher of Hypostomus johnii. . Aspect: Ventral head

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MCZ:Ich:7831 Plecostomus johnii. Lectotype. Aspect: Ventral head

Current Identification
Plecostomus johnii Steindachner, 1876
Animalia Chordata Craniata Gnathostomata Osteichthyes Neopterygii Actinopterygii Siluriformes Loricarioidei Loricariidae
Determiner: [no agent data]
Nature of ID: migration
Remarks: [MUSE DETERMINER: ]

Steindachner 1877, page 559, Syntype of Plecostomus johnii Steindachner, 1877 species capitalized in publication. [pages: 559-559]
Zanata et al. 2013, page 254, Voucher of Hypostomus johnii Steindachner 1877 Syntype, 94 mm SL
Zawadzki et al. 2017, page 571, Voucher of Hypostomus johnii Steindachner 1877 Syntype, 94.0 mm SL
Zawadzki et al. 2017, page 12, Voucher of Hypostomus lima (L├╝tken 1874) Syntype, 94.0 mm SL
Media of type text, Steindachner 1877. Description:Steindachner 1877

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Steindachner 1877 Description: Steindachner 1877

  • field number: THAYER104
  • group number: 276

Part Condition Disposition Count
whole animal (alcohol) unchecked in collection 1 History

Attribute Value Determination On
age class adult [no agent data]
standard length 97 mm [no agent data], Method: muse migration 2010-03-19

  • None

  • In: Sb Akad Wiss Wien math-naturw Cl, 74:691-692. Original lot w/ 2 ex; mixed w/ 7864.(No MCZ ref;loc & coll check.); Definitive specimen from this lot with metal number tag 7831 has been split into its own jar.

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  • Specific Locality:
  • Rio Poty (tributary of Rio Parnaiba) at Teresina
  • Verbatim Locality:
  • RIO PUTY; THEREZINA [Rio Poti (tributary of Rio Parnaiba) at Teresina]
  • Habitat Description:
  • [SALINITY: F]
  • Locality Remarks:
  • Coordinates approximate.
  • Georeference:
  • -5.0916666, -42.825000 (Error radius: 115km) By: [no agent data] on 2010-03-19 (Source: unknown)
  • Datum:
  • unknown
  • Coordinates Entered As:
  • deg. min. sec. (5° 5′ ″ S  42° 49′ ″ W)
  • Collecting Source:
  • wild caught
  • Began Date / Ended Date:
  • 1865-12-01 / 1865-12-31
  • Verbatim Date:
  • 0/12/1865-0/12/1865
  • Ich. Field Number:
  • THAYER104
  • Collectors:
  • Thayer Expedition to Brazil; Orestes H. St. John

  • None

Media of type text, Ichthyology 7826;7827;7828;7829;7830;7831;7832;7833;7834;7835;7836;7837;7838;7839;7840;7841;7842;7843;7844;7845;7846;7847;7848;7849;7850. Description:MCZ Ichthyology Fish 006001-012000, pg.74

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Ledger page for: Ichthyology Description: MCZ Ichthyology Fish 006001-012000, pg.74

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