MCZ Kronosaurus Logo

MCZBASE:The Database of the Zoological Collections

Museum of Comparative Zoology - Harvard University

  • Ichthyology 7849 MCZ Ichthyology
  • Plecostomus vermicularis
  • whole animal (alcohol)
  •    Syntype of Plecostomus vermicularis
  • RIO PARAHYBA [Rio Paraíba do Sul, between Barra do Pirai and Tres Rios (D. Pedro II Railroad)]
  • South America: Brazil: Rio de Janeiro
  • 1865-1865 (1865-01-01 - 1865-12-31)
  • BerkeleyMapper Use ctrl+scroll wheel on your mouse or double click
    to zoom in on the map to see coordinate uncertainty.
    Use the BerkeleyMapper link to display a map with the georeferenced coordinates and the error radius. See Display on left of pages to toggle between Point Marker showing the radius and “MarkerCluster� showing the specimen data when clicked.
Identifications
Plecostomus vermicularis Eigenmann & Eigenmann, 1888
Animalia Chordata Craniata Gnathostomata Osteichthyes Neopterygii Actinopterygii Siluriformes Loricarioidei Loricariidae Plecostomus vermicularis
Identified by Carl H. Eigenmann
Nature of ID: migration
Remarks: [MUSE DETERMINER: Eigenmann_CH]
Hypostomus vermicularis (Eigenmann & Eigenmann, 1888)
Animalia Chordata Craniata Gnathostomata Osteichthyes Neopterygii Actinopterygii Siluriformes Loricarioidei Loricariidae Hypostomus vermicularis
Identified by [no agent data]
Nature of ID: migration
Remarks: Muse Remarks
Citations
 
Media of type image, Eigenmann and Eigenmann 1888. Description:Preliminary notes on South American Nematognathi. I. ser. 2, v.1 (1888)
image (text/html)
Media Details
Preliminary notes on South American Nematognathi. I. ser. 2, v.1 (1888)
 
Locality and Collecting Event Details
Continent/Ocean: South America
Country: Brazil
State/Province: Rio de Janeiro
Specific Locality: RIO PARAHYBA [Rio Paraíba do Sul, between Barra do Pirai and Tres Rios (D. Pedro II Railroad)]
Locality Remarks: Coordinates approximate.
General Habitat: [SALINITY: F]
Collecting Source: wild caught
Coordinates: 22° 16´ S 42° 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: 1865-1865 (1865-01-01 - 1865-12-31)
Ich. Field Number: THAYER085
Identifiers
field number: THAYER085
group number: 276
Part Details
Part Name Condition Disposition # Remarks
whole animal (alcohol) unchecked in collection 1
Attributes
age class: adult
  [no agent data]
Remarks: In: Proc Cal Acad Sci,(2)1:171. [= Hypostomus vermicularis, cf. Isbrucker & Nijssen]
Media
 
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

text (text/html)
Media Details
MCZ Ichthyology Fish 006001-012000, pg.74