Overview

Distribution

South America: Trans-Andean river basins of Colombia.
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Trans-Andean river basins in Colombia.
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Physical Description

Size

Max. size

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

Syntype; Paralectotype for Brycon meeki Eigenmann
Catalog Number: USNM 280489
Collection: Smithsonian Institution, National Museum of Natural History, Department of Vertebrate Zoology, Division of Fishes
Collector(s): A. Henn
Year Collected: 1913
Locality: Colombia, Rio Telembi, 8 mi Above Barbacoas., Narino, Colombia, South America
  • Syntype: Eigenmann, C. H. & Hildebrand, S. F. 1917. Proceedings of the American Philosophical Society. 56: 673-689.; Paralectotype: Eigenmann, C. H. 1922. Memoirs of the Carnegie Museum. 9 (1): 133.
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Ecology

Habitat

Environment

benthopelagic; freshwater
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Conservation

Threats

Not Evaluated
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