FMNH 96553

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  • Horiomyzon retropinnatus FMNH 96553 holo v
    Creator: Michael W. Littmann : Amos Alonzo Stagg High School
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    Description: ventral
  • Horiomyzon retropinnatus FMNH 96553 holo d
    Creator: Michael W. Littmann : Amos Alonzo Stagg High School
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    Description: dorsal
  • Horiomyzon retropinnatus FMNH 96553 holo vh
    Creator: Michael W. Littmann : Amos Alonzo Stagg High School
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    Description: ventral head
  • Horiomyzon retropinnatus FMNH 96553 holo lat
    Creator: Michael W. Littmann : Amos Alonzo Stagg High School
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    Description: lateral
  • Horiomyzon retropinnatus FMNH 96553 holo lat x
    Creator: Michael W. Littmann : Amos Alonzo Stagg High School
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    Description: lateral x-ray
  • Horiomyzon retropinnatus FMNH 96553 holo dv x
    Creator: Michael W. Littmann : Amos Alonzo Stagg High School
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    Description: dorsoventral x-ray
  • Horiomyzon retropinnatus FMNH 96553 holo dh
    Creator: Michael W. Littmann : Amos Alonzo Stagg High School
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    Description: dorsal head
FM Catalog: Fishes
Scientific Name: Horiomyzon retropinnatus
Type Status: Holotype
Phylum: Chordata
Class: Actinopterygii
Order: Siluriformes
Family: Pimelodidae
Genus: Horiomyzon
Species: retropinnatus
Field #: DJS81-51
Collector: D. J. Stewart, M. C. Ibarra, R. Barriga-Salazar
Geography: South America, Ecuador, Napo: Rio Napo at Anangu, middle of mainstream
DWc Country: Ecuador
Date Collected: 12 Oct 1981
Tissue Available?: No
Co-ordinates Available?: Yes
Count: 1
Type Status: Holotype
EMu IRN: 673833
OccurenceID: 2636a6bd-28f8-4e11-84a2-d9cf7046c6c1

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