Overview

Distribution

Magdalena River basin, Colombia.
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South America: Magdalena River basin in Colombia.
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Physical Description

Size

Max. size

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

Type for Argopleura magdalenensis
Catalog Number: USNM 236097
Collection: Smithsonian Institution, National Museum of Natural History, Department of Vertebrate Zoology, Division of Fishes
Collector(s): C. Eigenmann
Year Collected: 1912
Locality: Colombia: Girardot From Carnegie Museum (Purchased), Colombia, South America
  • Type: 1913. Indiana University Studies. No. 18: 14.
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Paratype for Argopleura magdalenensis
Catalog Number: USNM 79176
Collection: Smithsonian Institution, National Museum of Natural History, Department of Vertebrate Zoology, Division of Fishes
Collector(s): C. Eigenmann
Locality: Girardot, Columbia, Cundinamarca Department, Colombia, South America
  • Paratype: Eigenmann, C. H. 1913. Indiana University Studies. No. 18: 14.
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Ecology

Habitat

Environment

benthopelagic; freshwater
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Conservation

Threats

Not Evaluated
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