Overview

Distribution

Central America: Nicaragua (?).
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Nicaragua.
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Physical Description

Type Information

Paratype for Astyanax nicaraguensis
Catalog Number: USNM 55657
Collection: Smithsonian Institution, National Museum of Natural History, Department of Vertebrate Zoology, Division of Fishes
Collector(s): J. Bransford
Locality: Nicaragua, North America
  • Paratype: Eigenmann, C. H. & Ogle, F. 1907. Proceedings of the United States National Museum. 33 (1556): 23.
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Holotype for Astyanax nicaraguensis
Catalog Number: USNM 55653
Collection: Smithsonian Institution, National Museum of Natural History, Department of Vertebrate Zoology, Division of Fishes
Collector(s): J. Bransford
Locality: Nicaragua, North America
  • Holotype: Eigenmann, C. H. & Ogle, F. 1907. Proceedings of the United States National Museum. 33 (1556): 23.
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Ecology

Habitat

Environment

benthopelagic; freshwater
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Molecular Biology and Genetics

Molecular Biology

Barcode data: Astyanax nicaraguensis

The following is a representative barcode sequence, the centroid of all available sequences for this species.


There are 4 barcode sequences available from BOLD and GenBank.

Below is a sequence of the barcode region Cytochrome oxidase subunit 1 (COI or COX1) from a member of the species.

See the BOLD taxonomy browser for more complete information about this specimen and other sequences.

GCCTGAGCTGGGATGGTTGGGACTGCTTTA---AGCCTGTTAATTCGGGCAGAGCTCGGCCAACCGGGATCCCTTCTAGGCGAT---GACCAGGTATATAATGTTCTGGTAACTGCTCATGCTTTCGTTATAATTTTCTTTATAGTTATACCCGTTATAATTGGAGGCTTTGGAAACTGGCTAATCCCACTTATA---ATTGGCGCCCCAGACATAGCCTTCCCTCGAATAAATAACATAAGTTTTTGACTTCTTCCACCATCTTTTCTTCTCCTCCTAGCATCCTCTGGGGTAGAAGCTGGGGCAGGAACAGGATGAACTGTATACCCCCCTCTTGCTGGCAACCTTGCACATGCGGGAGCTTCCGTTGACCTA---ACTATTTTCTCACTTCACTTAGCTGGTGTCTCCTCAATTTTAGGGGCAATCAACTTTATTACAACTATTATTAATATAAAACCCCCAGCTATTTCGCAATACCAGACACCCTTATTTGTCTGGGCTGTCTTAGTGACAGCTGTCCTCCTTCTTCTTTCACTCCCTGTCTTAGCAGCT---GGTATCACAATACTTCTTACAGATCGTAACCTTAATACTTCATTTTTTGACCCGGCGGGAGGTGGAGATCCTATCCTTTATCAGCACCTCTTTTGATTCTTTGGCCACCCA
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Statistics of barcoding coverage: Astyanax nicaraguensis

Barcode of Life Data Systems (BOLDS) Stats
Public Records: 4
Specimens with Barcodes: 4
Species With Barcodes: 1
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Conservation

Threats

Not Evaluated
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