The fishes of western South America. Part I. The fresh-water fishes of northwestern South America, including Colombia, Panama, and the Pacific slopes of Ecuador and Peru, together with an appendix upon the fishes of the Rio Meta in Colombia

@article{EigenmannTheFO,
  title={The fishes of western South America. Part I. The fresh-water fishes of northwestern South America, including Colombia, Panama, and the Pacific slopes of Ecuador and Peru, together with an appendix upon the fishes of the Rio Meta in Colombia},
  author={Carl H. Eigenmann},
  journal={Memoirs of the Carnegie Museum}
}
  • C. Eigenmann
  • Published 1 October 1922
  • Political Science
  • Memoirs of the Carnegie Museum

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