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CAS-ICH 44272 Genycharax tarpon   [Catalog of Fishes] PARATYPE ID by/date  Eigenmann, Carl H. / 1912 Characidae
Counts (Alc/Skel/CS) 1/0/0 Prep Type - Preservative alc-75% EtOH Other/Previous Number IU 12673 Size      
Collector; Vessel Eigenmann, Carl H.  Field Number CHE 25-II-12 Date Collected 25 Feb 1912 - 26 Feb 1912 
Continent/Ocean South America Country Colombia State Cauca Department County
Water Body Rio Paila into Rio Cauca Drainage R. Magdalena basin Island Group Island
Depth Width Salinity Gear
Locality Paila, 31.25 miles up river from Cartago.
Latitude-Longitude 4.344929°, -76.147793°; uncertainty: 500 m (Source: FishNet Collaborative Georeferencing Project) Bottom Type
Acc. Number Specimen Remarks
Collecting Event Remarks Colombian Reconnaissance