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Specimen Record

ContinentSouth America
CountryGuyana
County/ParishEssequibo
LocalityBurro Burro River: Water Dog Falls (camp). Station 4a.
Latitude4.298171000000001
Longitude-58.977556
Institution CodeAnsp
Collection CodeFish
Catalog Number176864
Collected ByG. Watkins, C. Watson, M. Captain, E. Bowen, Et Al
Date Collected1997-11-19

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Academy of Natural Sciences of Philadelphia Ichthyology Specimen Collection

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Taxonomy
Scientific NameMelanocharacidium blennioides
KingdomAnimalia
PhylumChordata
ClassActinopteri
OrderCharaciformes
FamilyCrenuchidae
GenusMelanocharacidium
Specific Epithetblennioides
Taxon Rankspecies
Nomenclatural CodeICZN
Specimen
Identified ByW.G.Saul,1998
Identification RemarksFour spec.sent to Univ.Guyana.
Catalog Number176864
Preparations8 alc; 0 sk; 0 c&s
Individual Count8
Institution CodeANSP
Collection CodeFISH
Occurrence IDurn:lod.ansp.org/catalog:ANSP:FISH:ANSP176864_D2D9C8EB-C1FA-4C94-A66C-737E3CC9A4AF_2015-5-14
Basis of RecordPreservedSpecimen
Type of ResourcePhysicalObject
Collection Event
Collected ByG. Watkins, C. Watson, M. Captain, E. Bowen, et al
Field NumberGGW97-4
Date Collected1997-11-19
Verbatim Date Collected19 November 1997
Year1997
Month11
Day19
Sampling Protocolrotenone
Locality
CountryGuyana
Country CodeGUY
CountyEssequibo
Higher Geography0
ContinentSouth America
Water BodyEssequibo River
LocalityBurro Burro River: Water Dog Falls (camp). Station 4A.
Decimal Latitude4.298171
Decimal Longitude-58.977556
Verbatim Latitude4°40'48''N
Verbatim Longitude58°50'46''W
Georeference ProtocolGEOLocate (Rios & Bart, 2010)
Location RemarksCo-ordinates by GPS. Water-black;current-rapids;vegetation- submergents(water cabbage);bottom-sand,rocks;shoreline- rocks,mud bank. IWOKRAMA FAUNAL SURVEY. See FN.
Coordinate Uncertainty In Meters54220
Geodetic DatumWGS 84
Georeference RemarksPolygon covers Burro-Burro River, coordinates placed at center of polygon.
Georeferenced Bybeniorkino, FishNet 2 Collaborative Georeferencing Project 2012-2015 (NSF DBI-1202953)
Georeferenced Date2013/09/06 11:47:05 AM
Other
Languageen
IDurn:lod.ansp.org/catalog:ANSP:FISH:ANSP176864_D2D9C8EB-C1FA-4C94-A66C-737E3CC9A4AF_2015-5-14
dwc:datasetID7ddf754f-d193-4cc9-b351-99906754a03b
dwc:verbatimDepth< 1.0 m
dwc:georeferenceVerificationStatusCoGe_corrected_2015-02-04
dwc:dispositionin ANSP collection
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