Moenkhausia moisae Géry, Planquette & Le Bail, 1995

Sébastien Brosse, Fréderic Melki & Régis Vigouroux, 2019, Fishes of the Mitaraka Mountains (French Guiana), Zoosystema 41 (8), pp. 131-151 : 140

publication ID

https://doi.org/ 10.5252/zoosystema2019v41a8

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

DOI

https://doi.org/10.5281/zenodo.5931588

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https://treatment.plazi.org/id/03E887C7-221E-FFA6-FEDB-FC51EDF4FA29

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scientific name

Moenkhausia moisae Géry, Planquette & Le Bail, 1995
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Moenkhausia moisae Géry, Planquette & Le Bail, 1995

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FIRST RECORD FOR THE MITARAKA. — This study.

OCCURENCES. — S8, S9, S 11.

SPECIMENS IN COLLECTION. — 6 MNHN ( MNHN 2018 -0451, MNHN-IC- 2018-0452, MNHN-IC- 2018 -0453, MNHN- IC- 2018 -0454, MNHN-IC- 2018-0455, MNHN-IC- 2018-0456);

5 Hydreco.

DISTRIBUTION IN FRENCH GUIANA. — Maroni and Mana drainage basins.

ECOLOGY. — Observed in groups in both Alama mainstream and tributaries, in sandy areas with moderate current velocities. Captured using rotenone, seine nets and by angling. Also observed in underwater inventories.

SPECIES CODE. — MMOI.

S

Department of Botany, Swedish Museum of Natural History

MNHN

Museum National d'Histoire Naturelle