Syntype of Plecostomus johnii  
  Paralectotype of Plecostomus johnii

Date Collected:

1865-11

South America: Brazil: Bahia | Rio Preto (tributary of Rio Grande), Sao Francisco drainage, at Ibipetuba

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Current Identification
Plecostomus johnii Steindachner, 1876
Animalia Chordata Craniata Gnathostomata Osteichthyes Neopterygii Actinopterygii Siluriformes Loricarioidei Loricariidae
Determiner: Claudio H. ZawadzkiORCID iD icon
Nature of ID: migration
Remarks: [MUSE DETERMINER: Zawadzki_C/2007]

Steindachner 1877, page 559, Syntype of Plecostomus johnii Steindachner, 1877 species capitalized in publication. [pages: 559-559]
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  • field number: THAYER103
  • group number: 276

Part Condition Disposition Count
whole animal (alcohol) unchecked in collection 3 History

Attribute Value Determination On
age class adult [no agent data]
standard length 80-178.5 mm [no agent data], Method: muse migration 2010-03-19

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  • In: Sb Akad Wiss Wien math-naturw Cl, 74:691-692. (No MCZ mention, but locality & collector check.) Image available. 1 of 4 syntypes to MCZ 167494 (=H. vaillanti not johnii)

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  • Continent:
  • South America
  • Country:
  • Brazil
  • State/Province:
  • Bahia
  • dwc:highergeographyID:
  • http://vocab.getty.edu/tgn/1001834 linked data icon
  • Specific Locality:
  • Rio Preto (tributary of Rio Grande), Sao Francisco drainage, at Ibipetuba
  • Verbatim Locality:
  • RIO PRETO AT VILLA DE SANTA RITA [Rio Preto (tributary of Rio Grande), Sao Francisco drainage, at Ibipetuba]
  • Habitat Description:
  • [SALINITY: F]
  • Locality Remarks:
  • Coordinates approximate. Ibipetuba a.k.a. Santa Rita de C├íssia or Santa Rita do Rio Preto.
  • Georeference:
  • -11.008333°, -44.508333° (Error radius: 115km) By: [no agent data] on 2010-03-19 (Source: unknown)
  • Datum:
  • unknown
  • Coordinates Entered As:
  • deg. min. sec. (11° 0′ ″ S  44° 30′ ″ W)
  • Collecting Source:
  • wild caught
  • Began Date / Ended Date:
  • 1865-11-01 / 1865-11-30
  • Verbatim Date:
  • 0/11/1865-0/11/1865
  • Ich. Field Number:
  • THAYER103
  • Collectors:
  • Thayer Expedition to Brazil; Orestes H. St. John

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Media type: text; Ichthyology 7851;  7852;  7853;  7854;  7855;  7856;  7857;  7858;  7859;  7860;  7861;  7862;  7863;  7864;  7865;  7866;  7867;  7868;  7869;  7870;  7871;  7872;  7873;  7874;  7875 Description: MCZ Ichthyology Fish 006001-012000, pg.75;

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