Gymnotus coropinae Hoedeman, 1962

Sébastien Brosse, Fréderic Melki & Régis Vigouroux, 2019, Fishes of the Mitaraka Mountains (French Guiana), Zoosystema 41 (8), pp. 131-151 : 146

publication ID

https://doi.org/ 10.5252/zoosystema2019v41a8

publication LSID

lsid:zoobank.org:pub:urn:lsid:zoobank.org:pub:F175E88B-F75F-4BDF-87AC-9BF8C46BF714

DOI

https://doi.org/10.5281/zenodo.5931636

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scientific name

Gymnotus coropinae Hoedeman, 1962
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Gymnotus coropinae Hoedeman, 1962

FIRST RECORD FOR THE MITARAKA. — This study.

OCCURENCES. — S2.

SPECIMEN IN COLLECTION. — None.

DISTRIBUTION IN FRENCH GUIANA. — Widespread.

ECOLOGY. — Observed in a single small and shallow stream. This nocturnal species hides during the day in submersed tree roots and undercut banks. Captured using rotenone.

SPECIES CODE. — GCOR.