Institute for Biodiversity Science and Sustainability
Online Version, Updated 4 November 2019

SEARCH RESULTS FROM

Eschmeyer's Catalog of Fishes
Select the database to search:
GENERA   SPECIES   REFERENCES
Include unavailable names

         Comments: ,

falcirostris, Hydrocyon Cuvier [G.] 1819:361, Pl. 27 (fig. 2) [Mémoires du Muséum National d'Histoire Naturelle, Paris (N. S.) (Série A) Zoologie v. 5; ref. 1017] Brazil. Holotype (unique): MNHN A-8604 (poor condition). Type catalog: Bertin 1948:7 [ref. 19577]. •Valid as Acestrorhynchus falcirostris (Cuvier 1819) -- (Menezes & Géry 1983:590 [ref. 8307], Ortega & Vari 1986:7 [ref. 9708], Taphorn 1992:99 [ref. 23654], Menezes in Reis et al. 2003:232 [ref. 27061], López-Fernández & Winemiller 2003:204 [ref. 27386], Toledo-Piza 2007:755 [ref. 29426], Barriga S. 2014:109 [ref. 35745], Sarmiento et al. 2014:183 [ref. 35004], DoNascimiento et al. 2017:45 [ref. 35633]). Current status: Valid as Acestrorhynchus falcirostris (Cuvier 1819). Acestrorhynchidae: Acestrorhynchinae. Distribution: Amazon and Orinoco River basins and rivers of Guyana: Brazil, Colombia, Bolivia, Ecuador, Guyana, Peru and Venezuela. Habitat: freshwater.