Overview

Distribution

South America: coastal streams in the vicinity of Rio de Janeiro, Brazil.
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Coastal streams in vicinity of Rio de Janeiro, Brazil.
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Physical Description

Type Information

Paratype for Astyanax hastatus Myers
Catalog Number: USNM 94312
Collection: Smithsonian Institution, National Museum of Natural History, Department of Vertebrate Zoology, Division of Fishes
Collector(s): R. Brocca
Locality: Vicinity Rio De Janeiro, Brazil, South America
  • Paratype: Myers, G. S. 1928. Annals and Magazine of Natural History, Series 10. 2 (7): 87.
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Holotype for Astyanax hastatus Myers
Catalog Number: USNM 92952
Collection: Smithsonian Institution, National Museum of Natural History, Department of Vertebrate Zoology, Division of Fishes
Preparation: Radiograph
Collector(s): R. Brocca
Locality: Vicinity Rio De Janeiro, Brazil, Rio de Janeiro, Brazil, South America
  • Holotype: Myers, G. S. 1928. Annals and Magazine of Natural History, Series 10. 2 (7): 87.
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Ecology

Habitat

Environment

benthopelagic; freshwater
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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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