Gymnotus cataniapo

William G. R. Crampton & James S. Albert, 2003, Redescription of Gymnotus coropinae (Gymnotiformes, Gymnotidae), an often misidentified species of Neotropical electric fish, with notes on natural history and electric signals., Zootaxa 348, pp. 1-20: 14

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Gymnotus cataniapo


Gymnotus cataniapo  ZBK 

(3 specimens, 97-184 mm) - Venezuela: Amazonas: Río Orinoco, Río Cataniapo, Caño Las Pavas, approx. 05°36'N, 67°36'W, AMNH 58650 (1, paratype, 179)  ; AMNH 58668 (1, paratype 184). Río Orinoco, Río Cataniapo, nr. Puerto Ayacucho, 05°39'N, 67°37'W, UMMZ 230735 (1, 97)  .


USA, New York, New York, American Museum of Natural History


USA, Michigan, Ann Arbor, University of Michigan, Museum of Zoology