Overview

Distribution

Pachitea River basin, Peru.
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South America: known only from the type locality, Pachitea River basin in Peru.
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Physical Description

Size

Max. size

4.9 cm SL (male/unsexed; (Ref. 34092))
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Type Information

Paratype for Chrysobrycon myersi
Catalog Number: USNM 203698
Collection: Smithsonian Institution, National Museum of Natural History, Department of Vertebrate Zoology, Division of Fishes
Preparation: Illustration
Collector(s): J. Thomerson & et al.
Year Collected: 1964
Locality: Peru: Huanuco Province, Small Stream Directly Tributary To Pachitea River (Itself Tributary To Ucayali River) At Northeastern Outskirts of Tournavista., Huanuco Region, Peru, South America
  • Paratype: Weitzman, S. H. & Thomerson, J. E. 1970. Proceedings of the California Academy of Sciences, Fourth Series. 38 (8): 140.
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Holotype for Chrysobrycon myersi
Catalog Number: USNM 203697
Collection: Smithsonian Institution, National Museum of Natural History, Department of Vertebrate Zoology, Division of Fishes
Preparation: Illustration
Collector(s): J. Thomerson & et al.
Year Collected: 1964
Locality: Peru: Huanuco Province, Small Stream Directly Tributary To Pachitea River (Itself Tributary To Ucayali River) At Northeastern Outskirts of Tournavista., Huanuco Region, Peru, South America
  • Holotype: Weitzman, S. H. & Thomerson, J. E. 1970. Proceedings of the California Academy of Sciences, Fourth Series. 38 (8): 140.
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Ecology

Habitat

Environment

pelagic; freshwater
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Conservation

Threats

Not Evaluated
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