Overview

Distribution

Tributaries of Lake Maracaibo basin, Venezuela.
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South America: tributaries of Maracaibo Lake basin in Venezuela.
  • Weitzman, S.H. 2003 Glandulocaudinae (Characins, tetras). p. 222-230. In R.E. Reis, S.O. Kullander and C.J. Ferraris, Jr. (eds.) Checklist of the Freshwater Fishes of South and Central America. Porto Alegre: EDIPUCRS, Brasil. (Ref. 38597)
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Physical Description

Size

Max. size

4.1 cm SL (male/unsexed; (Ref. 38597))
  • Weitzman, S.H. 2003 Glandulocaudinae (Characins, tetras). p. 222-230. In R.E. Reis, S.O. Kullander and C.J. Ferraris, Jr. (eds.) Checklist of the Freshwater Fishes of South and Central America. Porto Alegre: EDIPUCRS, Brasil. (Ref. 38597)
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Type Information

Paratype for Gephyrocharax venezuelae Schultz
Catalog Number: USNM 236087
Collection: Smithsonian Institution, National Museum of Natural History, Department of Vertebrate Zoology, Division of Fishes
Preparation: Glycerin with Bone Stain
Collector(s): L. Schultz
Year Collected: 1942
Locality: Venezuela, State of Zulia, Rio Negro, Trib. To Rio Santa Ana, Below Mouth of Yasa, a Trib To Rio Negro, Zulia, Venezuela, South America
  • Paratype: Schultz, L. P. 1882. Proceedings of the United States National Museum. 5 (297): 324.
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Paratype for Gephyrocharax venezuelae Schultz
Catalog Number: USNM 121533
Collection: Smithsonian Institution, National Museum of Natural History, Department of Vertebrate Zoology, Division of Fishes
Collector(s): L. Schultz
Year Collected: 1942
Locality: Venez: Rio San Pedro At Bridge, Rio Motatan System, Venezuela, South America
  • Paratype: Schultz, L. P. 1882. Proceedings of the United States National Museum. 5 (297): 324.
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Holotype for Gephyrocharax venezuelae Schultz
Catalog Number: USNM 121369
Collection: Smithsonian Institution, National Museum of Natural History, Department of Vertebrate Zoology, Division of Fishes
Collector(s): L. Schultz
Year Collected: 1942
Locality: Venezuela: Rio San Juan At Bridge Trib of Rio Motatan, Maracaibo Basin, Venezuela, South America
  • Holotype: Schultz, L. P. 1882. Proceedings of the United States National Museum. 5 (297): 324.
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Paratype for Gephyrocharax venezuelae Schultz
Catalog Number: USNM 121368
Collection: Smithsonian Institution, National Museum of Natural History, Department of Vertebrate Zoology, Division of Fishes
Collector(s): L. Schultz
Year Collected: 1942
Locality: Venezuela: Rio Machango At Bridge South of Lagunillas, Maracaibo Basin, Venezuela, South America
  • Paratype: Schultz, L. P. 1882. Proceedings of the United States National Museum. 5 (297): 324.
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Paratype for Gephyrocharax venezuelae Schultz
Catalog Number: USNM 121367
Collection: Smithsonian Institution, National Museum of Natural History, Department of Vertebrate Zoology, Division of Fishes
Collector(s): L. Schultz
Year Collected: 1942
Locality: Venez: Rio San Juan 12 km. South of Rosario, Estado De Zulia, Zulia, Venezuela, South America
  • Paratype: Schultz, L. P. 1882. Proceedings of the United States National Museum. 5 (297): 324.
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Paratype for Gephyrocharax venezuelae Schultz
Catalog Number: USNM 121366
Collection: Smithsonian Institution, National Museum of Natural History, Department of Vertebrate Zoology, Division of Fishes
Collector(s): L. Schultz
Year Collected: 1942
Locality: Venez: Rio Negro Below Mouth of Rio Yasa, Maracaibo Basin, Venezuela, South America
  • Paratype: Schultz, L. P. 1882. Proceedings of the United States National Museum. 5 (297): 324.
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Paratype for Gephyrocharax venezuelae Schultz
Catalog Number: USNM 121365
Collection: Smithsonian Institution, National Museum of Natural History, Department of Vertebrate Zoology, Division of Fishes
Collector(s): L. Schultz
Year Collected: 1942
Locality: Venez: Rio Motatan 8 km. Below Motatan, Venezuela, South America
  • Paratype: Schultz, L. P. 1882. Proceedings of the United States National Museum. 5 (297): 324.
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Paratype for Gephyrocharax venezuelae Schultz
Catalog Number: USNM 121364
Collection: Smithsonian Institution, National Museum of Natural History, Department of Vertebrate Zoology, Division of Fishes
Collector(s): L. Schultz
Year Collected: 1942
Locality: Venez: Rio Motatan At Bridge 22 km. North of Motatan, Venezuela, South America
  • Paratype: Schultz, L. P. 1882. Proceedings of the United States National Museum. 5 (297): 324.
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Paratype for Gephyrocharax venezuelae Schultz
Catalog Number: USNM 121363
Collection: Smithsonian Institution, National Museum of Natural History, Department of Vertebrate Zoology, Division of Fishes
Collector(s): L. Schultz
Year Collected: 1942
Locality: Venez: Rio Motatan 4 km. Above Motatan, Venezuela, South America
  • Paratype: Schultz, L. P. 1882. Proceedings of the United States National Museum. 5 (297): 324.
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Paratype for Gephyrocharax venezuelae Schultz
Catalog Number: USNM 121362
Collection: Smithsonian Institution, National Museum of Natural History, Department of Vertebrate Zoology, Division of Fishes
Collector(s): L. Schultz
Year Collected: 1942
Locality: Venez: Rio Palmar Near Totuma About 100 km. S.W. of Maracaibo, Venezuela, South America
  • Paratype: Schultz, L. P. 1882. Proceedings of the United States National Museum. 5 (297): 324.
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Paratype for Gephyrocharax venezuelae Schultz
Catalog Number: USNM 121361
Collection: Smithsonian Institution, National Museum of Natural History, Department of Vertebrate Zoology, Division of Fishes
Collector(s): L. Schultz
Year Collected: 1942
Locality: Venezuela: Rio San Juan At Bridge Trib of Rio Motatan, Maracaibo Basin, Venezuela, South America
  • Paratype: Schultz, L. P. 1882. Proceedings of the United States National Museum. 5 (297): 324.
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Paratype for Gephyrocharax venezuelae Schultz
Catalog Number: USNM 121360
Collection: Smithsonian Institution, National Museum of Natural History, Department of Vertebrate Zoology, Division of Fishes
Collector(s): L. Schultz
Year Collected: 1942
Locality: Venez: Mouth of Cano De Sagua: 25 km. North of Sinamaica, Zulia, Venezuela, South America
  • Paratype: Schultz, L. P. 1882. Proceedings of the United States National Museum. 5 (297): 324.
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Paratype for Gephyrocharax venezuelae Schultz
Catalog Number: USNM 121359
Collection: Smithsonian Institution, National Museum of Natural History, Department of Vertebrate Zoology, Division of Fishes
Collector(s): L. Schultz
Year Collected: 1942
Locality: Venez: Rio Apon About 35 km. South of Rosario In Maracaibo Basin., Venezuela, South America
  • Paratype: Schultz, L. P. 1882. Proceedings of the United States National Museum. 5 (297): 324.
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Ecology

Habitat

Environment

benthopelagic; freshwater; pH range: 6.0 - 7.5; dH range: 20
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Conservation

Threats

Not Evaluated
  • IUCN 2006 2006 IUCN red list of threatened species. www.iucnredlist.org. Downloaded July 2006.
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