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  • Ichthyology 89966 MCZ Ichthyology
  • Bryconamericus heteresthes
  • whole animal (70% ethanol); whole animal (alcohol)
  •    Syntype of Bryconamericus heteresthes
  • RIO TAPAJOS; TAPAJOZ [Rio Tapajos, northernmost part]
  • South America: Brazil: Para
  • 22/1/1866-24/1/1866 (1866-01-22 - 1866-01-24)
  • BerkeleyMapper
Bryconamericus heteresthes Eigenmann, 1908
Animalia Chordata Craniata Teleostei Gnathostomata Osteichthys Actinopterygii Ostariophysi Characiformes Characoidea Characidae Bryconamericus heteresthes
Identified by Carl H. Eigenmann
Nature of ID: migration
Remarks: [MUSE DETERMINER: Eigenmann_CH]
Eigenmann 1908, Page 91, Syntype of Bryconamericus heteresthes
[pages: 91-91]
Ferreira and Lima 2006, Page 637, Voucher of Knodus heteresthes
syntypes examined,2 (5.3-39.0 mm SL),
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Locality and Collecting Event Details
Continent/Ocean: South America
Country: Brazil
State/Province: Para
Specific Locality: RIO TAPAJOS; TAPAJOZ [Rio Tapajos, northernmost part]
Locality Remarks: Coordinates approximate.
General Habitat: [SALINITY: F]
Collecting Source: wild caught
Coordinates: 2° 24´ S 54° 41´ 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: 22/1/1866-24/1/1866 (1866-01-22 - 1866-01-24)
Ich. Field Number: THAYER136
Thayer Expedition to Brazil
William James
Stephen V.R. Thayer
Senhor Talisman
field number: THAYER136
group number: 204
previous number: MCZ 20862a
Part Details
Part Name Condition Disposition # Remarks
whole animal (70% ethanol) Good in collection 17
whole animal (alcohol) unchecked in collection 17 Examined by F.C. Jerep
unspecified measurement: 27-49 mm ,
  [no agent data], 2010-03-19, muse migration
age class: adult
  [no agent data]
Remarks: In: Bull Mus Comp Zool,52(6):105. 6 ex. of original lot to USNM 120247. Image available.
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