Overview

Distribution

Central America: Atlantic and Pacific slopes of Panama.
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Atantic and Pacific slopes of Panama.
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Physical Description

Size

Max. size

28.5 cm SL (male/unsexed; (Ref. 38504))
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Type Information

Paratype for Brycon petrosus Meek & Hildebrand
Catalog Number: USNM 78495
Collection: Smithsonian Institution, National Museum of Natural History, Department of Vertebrate Zoology, Division of Fishes
Collector(s): S. Meek & S. Hildebrand
Year Collected: 1911
Locality: Upper Chagres, Panama, Panama, North America
  • Paratype: Meek, S. E. & Hildebrand, S. F. 1913. Field Museum of Natural History Publication. Zoological Series. 10 (8): 84.
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Ecology

Habitat

Environment

benthopelagic; freshwater
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Life History and Behavior

Life Cycle

Small adhesive eggs are found scattered out of water in damp sod (Ref. 7471).
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Molecular Biology and Genetics

Molecular Biology

Statistics of barcoding coverage: Brycon petrosus

Barcode of Life Data Systems (BOLDS) Stats
Public Records: 0
Specimens with Barcodes: 8
Species With Barcodes: 1
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Conservation

Threats

Not Evaluated
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