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Derhamia hoffmannorum Géry & Zarske 2002


Currently Accepted Name: Derhamia hoffmannorum Géry & Zarske 2002

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Domain : Eukaryota
Kingdom : Animalia
Phylum : Chordata
Subphylum : Vertebrata
Superclass : Gnathostomata
Grade : Teleostomi
Class : Actinopterygii
Subclass : Neopterygii
Division : Teleostei
Subdivision : Euteleostei
Superorder : Ostariophysi
Series : Otophysi
Order : Characiformes
Family : Lebiasinidae
Genus : Derhamia
Species : hoffmannorum

Selected Name

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Name: Derhamia hoffmannorum
Author: Géry & Zarske 2002
Genus: Derhamia
Species: hoffmannorum

Current Name

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Current Name: Derhamia hoffmannorum
Current Author: Géry & Zarske 2002
Current Genus: Derhamia
Current Species: hoffmannorum
Current Summary: Derhamia hoffmannorum Géry & Zarske 2002 Lebiasinidae.

Original Name

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Original Name: Derhamia hoffmannorum
Original Author: Géry & Zarske 2002
Original Genus Species: Derhamia hoffmannorum
Original Genus: Derhamia
Original Species: hoffmannorum

Original Description

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Original Name:Derhamia hoffmannorum Géry & Zarske 2002
Reference: [ref. 26555]
Journal Acronym: ZASMTD
Journal: Zoologische Abhandlungen; Staatliches Museum für Tierkunde in Dresden
Article: *Derhamia hoffmannorum* gen. et sp. n. - a new pencil fish (Teleostei, Characiformes, Lebiasinidae), endemic from the Mazaruni River in Guyana.
Citation: v. 52
Pages: 35-47
Text Page: 39
Illustrations: Figs. 1-6, 8, 11
Type Locality: Sand bank at the confluence of the Kamarang R. and the Mazaruni R., north of the Roraima, nw. part of Guyana.
Primary Type: Holotype: MTD F 26491
Types: Paratypes: MTD F 26492-93 (2), 26494 (1), 26495-97 (3, 1 c&s), MHNG 2630.86 (5), Géry Priv. Coll. 1055.1.2002 (1), 1055.2-3.2002 (2).
Type Catalog: Zarske 2003:19 [ref. 27474].


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* Valid as Derhamia hoffmannorum Géry & Zarske 2002.

Weitzman & Weitzman in Reis et al. 2003 - [ref. 27061] - Check list of the freshwater fishes of South and Central America. Page: 242

Distribution and Habitat

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Water Type: Fresh
Habitat: No habitat information has been entered yet.
Depth Range: No depth range available.
Distribution: Mazaruni River basin, Guyana.


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Maximum Length: No length available.


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Common Names

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Distribution of Derhamia hoffmannorum

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