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CAS-ICH 22778 Hyphessobrycon taurocephalus   [Catalog of Fishes] PARATYPE ID by/date  Ellis, M. D. / 1911 Characidae
Counts (Alc/Skel/CS) 5/0/0 Prep Type - Preservative alc-75% EtOH Other/Previous Number IU 13277,CM 3008 Size      
Collector; Vessel Haseman, John D.  Field Number JDH 88 Date Collected 22 Dec 1908 
Continent/Ocean South America Country Brazil State Parana County
Water Body Drainage Island Group Island
Depth Width Salinity Gear
Locality Serrinha Parana, Rio Iguassu, into Parana: either river or nearby creek.
Latitude-Longitude -25.695080°, -49.566930°; uncertainty: 6000 m (Source: FishNet Collaborative Georeferencing Project) Bottom Type
Georef. RemarksI plotted the locality in tributaries of the rio Iguaš˙ in Serrinha. The town is located at about 10 Km south of the main chanel of the rio Iguaš˙ between Balsa Nova and Guajuvira.
Acc. Number Specimen Remarks Publ.: Ann. Carnegie Mus., v.8(1): 151, pl.1 (fig.4), footnote p.151.
Collecting Event Remarks Locality no. 88, from Eigenmann 1911, Annals of the Carnegie Mus., v. 7.