Eigenmannia virescens (Valanciennes, 1836)

Sébastien Brosse, Fréderic Melki & Régis Vigouroux, 2019, Fishes of the Mitaraka Mountains (French Guiana), Zoosystema 41 (8), pp. 131-151: 146-147

publication ID

10.5252/zoosystema2019v41a8

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http://treatment.plazi.org/id/03E887C7-2204-FFBF-FCF0-F914ED0AFA3E

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scientific name

Eigenmannia virescens (Valanciennes, 1836)
status

 

Eigenmannia virescens (Valanciennes, 1836) 

FIRST RECORD FOR THE MITARAKA. — This study.

OCCURENCES. — S9, S11.

SPECIMEN IN COLLECTION. — None.

DISTRIBUTION IN FRENCH GUIANA. — Widespread.

ECOLOGY. — Observed in both Alama mainstream and large tributaries. This nocturnal species hides in the undercut banks during the day. Captured using rotenone and observed in underwater inventories.

SPECIES CODE. — EVIR.