Specimen: AUM:72263:N/A, Pterygoplichthys gibbiceps


Specimen Information

MorphoSource Identifier: S41033
Reference Source: Vouchered
Occurrence ID: An occurence ID has not yet been identified or created for this specimen and it has not been integrated with iDigBio

Link to specimen in home repository: https://www.csm.auburn.edu/specifyweb/fishvouchers/

Description: This specimen of Pterygoplichthys gibbiceps (Family: Loricariidae) is not a wild specimen, but was purchased from the aquarium trade via Liveaquaria.com. It is approximately 8 cm in length. It was scanned as part of a "fish burrito", packed into a plastic tube wrapped in ethanol-moistened gauze with other specimens. Parts of other specimens may be visible in within this scan volume.

Notes: This specimen was purchased from Liveaquaria.com in July of 2019.

Institution: Auburn University Museum of Natural History, Auburn, Alabama, USA

Specimen Media

This specimen has no media.