Institute for Biodiversity Science and Sustainability
Online Version, Updated 4 January 2022

SEARCH RESULTS FROM

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

         Comments: ,

punctatum, Megalonema Meek [S. E.] & Hildebrand [S. F.] 1913:77 [Field Museum of Natural History, Publications, Zoölogical Series v. 10 (no. 8); ref. 12295] Río Tuyra, Boca de Cupe, Panama. Holotype: FMNH 7577. Paratypes: USNM 78279 (2). Type catalog: Ibarra & Stewart 1987:55 [ref. 12367], Ferraris & Vari 1992:34 [ref. 19771], Ferraris 2007:339 [ref. 29155].. Ferraris & Vari 1992:34 [ref. 19771] remark: probable paratypes; original description specifically cited only type but is based on more than one specimen. •Valid as Pimelodus punctatus (Meek & Hildebrand 1913) -- (Lundberg & Littmann in Reis et al. 2003:440 [ref. 27061], Ferraris 2007:339 [ref. 29155], Azpelicueta et al. 2008:159 [ref. 29736], Ribeiro et al. 2011:128 [ref. 31238], Villa-Navarro et al. 2017:348 [ref. 35495], DoNascimiento et al. 2017:94 [ref. 35633]). Current status: Valid as Pimelodus punctatus (Meek & Hildebrand 1913). Pimelodidae. Distribution: Colombia and Panama. Habitat: freshwater.