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Specimen Record

ContinentSouth America
CountryVenezuela
LocalityRio Apan, About 35 Km South Of Rosario, In The Maracaibo Basin.
Institution CodeFmnh
Collection CodeFishes
Catalog Number95141
Collected ByL. P. Schultz
Date Collected1942-02-26

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Established in 1894, The Field Museum fish collection now contains more than 1,700,000 specimens, 130,000 lots, 10,000 species, 4,500 tissuesamples, 3,500 skeletons, 1,400 nominal types, and 450 families. Specimens range from the lobe-finned Coelacanth and lungfishes, to a diversity of freshwater catfishes and cichlids, to charismatic reef fishes such as the amazing Slingjaw Wrasse and venomous Red Lionfish.

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Taxonomy
Scientific NameSternopygus pejeraton
Higher ClassficationAnimalia Chordata Actinopterygii Gymnotiformes Sternopygidae
KingdomAnimalia
PhylumChordata
ClassActinopterygii
OrderGymnotiformes
FamilySternopygidae
GenusSternopygus
Specific Epithetpejeraton
Nomenclatural CodeICZN
Specimen
Type StatusParatype(s)
Identified ByLeonard P. Schultz
Catalog Number95141
Individual Count4
Institution CodeFMNH
Collection CodeFishes
Occurrence ID82667374-102d-4a0c-827e-0f882dba877b
Basis of RecordPreservedSpecimen
Type of ResourcePhysicalObject
Associated Mediahttp://fm-digital-assets.fieldmuseum.org/653/417/95141_Sternopygus_pejeraton_FZ.jpg
Collection Event
Collected ByL. P. Schultz
Field NumberZ95141
Date Collected1942-02-26
Year1942
Month2
Day26
Start Day of Year26
End Day of Year26
Locality
CountryVenezuela
Higher GeographySouth America, Venezuela: Rio Apan, about 35 km south of Rosario, in the Maracaibo Basin.
ContinentSouth America
LocalityRio Apan, about 35 km south of Rosario, in the Maracaibo Basin.
Other
Languageen
Modified2018-8-20T17:12:52.000CMT
ID82667374-102d-4a0c-827e-0f882dba877b
dwc:datasetIDfishes-09-apr-2019
dwc:ownerInstitutionCodeFMNH
dwc:collectionIDhttp://grbio.org/cool/zdsi-36ka
dcterms:rightsHolderThe Field Museum of Natural History
dcterms:accessRightshttps://www.fieldmuseum.org/field-museum-natural-history-conditions-and-suggested-norms-use-collections-data-and-images
dcterms:licensehttps://creativecommons.org/publicdomain/zero/1.0/
dwc:organismID674034
dwc:institutionIDhttp://biocol.org/urn:lsid:biocol.org:col:34795
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