Syntype of Plecostomus vermicularis

Date Collected:

1865

South America: Brazil: Rio de Janeiro | RIO PARAHYBA [Rio Paraíba do Sul, between Barra do Pirai and Tres Rios (D. Pedro II Railroad)]

Current Identification
Plecostomus vermicularis Eigenmann & Eigenmann, 1888
Animalia Chordata Craniata Gnathostomata Osteichthyes Neopterygii Actinopterygii Siluriformes Loricarioidei Loricariidae
Determiner: Carl H. Eigenmann
Nature of ID: migration
Remarks: [MUSE DETERMINER: Eigenmann_CH]

Media type: image; Eigenmann and Eigenmann 1888 Description: Preliminary notes on South American Nematognathi. I. ser. 2, v.1 (1888) ;

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Shows Publication: Eigenmann and Eigenmann 1888 Description: Preliminary notes on South American Nematognathi. I. ser. 2, v.1 (1888)

  • field number: THAYER085
  • group number: 276

Part Condition Disposition Count
tissue (95% ethanol) good in collection 1 History (4)
Remarks: Fin clip; sub-sampled as part of NSF CSBR Holotype grant; transferred to MCZ-CRYO on 2022-11-02
subsampled by = Nina Black   determined date=2022-10-26   determined by=Nina Black  
whole animal (70% ethanol) good in collection 4 History

Attribute Value Determination On
age class adult [no agent data]
associated grant Preserving the genomes of the type specimens in the MCZ (CSBR) By: Nina Black 2022-11-02

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  • In: Proc Cal Acad Sci,(2)1:171. 3 ex. to USNM. Part of this lot to MCZ 91352.

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  • Continent:
  • South America
  • Country:
  • Brazil
  • State/Province:
  • Rio de Janeiro
  • dwc:highergeographyID:
  • http://vocab.getty.edu/tgn/1001942 linked data icon
  • Specific Locality:
  • RIO PARAHYBA [Rio Paraíba do Sul, between Barra do Pirai and Tres Rios (D. Pedro II Railroad)]
  • Verbatim Locality:
  • RIO PARAHYBA [Rio Paraíba do Sul, between Barra do Pirai and Tres Rios (D. Pedro II Railroad)]
  • Habitat Description:
  • [SALINITY: F]
  • Locality Remarks:
  • Coordinates approximate.
  • Georeference:
  • -22.275000°, -42.758333° (Error radius: 115km) By: [no agent data] on 2010-03-19 (Source: unknown)
  • Datum:
  • unknown
  • Coordinates Entered As:
  • deg. min. sec. (22° 16′ ″ S  42° 45′ ″ W)
  • Collecting Source:
  • wild caught
  • Began Date / Ended Date:
  • 1865-01-01 / 1865-12-31
  • Verbatim Date:
  • 1865-1865
  • Ich. Field Number:
  • THAYER085
  • Collectors:
  • Thayer Expedition to Brazil; Charles F. Harttlinked data icon; Edward Copeland

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Media 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 Entry for: 25 cataloged items from MCZ:Ich:7826 Plecostomus bicirrhosus to MCZ:Ich...

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