Brazilian Agricultural Research Corporation

Ministry of Agriculture, Livestock, and Food Supply

In Situ Conservation Summary

Repository  Embrapa Pesca e Aquicultura
City / State Palmas / Tocantins
Collection name  Coleção de germoplasma in situ da espécie Piaractus brachypomus (caranha)
Total of animals registered  67
Total by taxonomy 
  Characidae Piaractus brachypomus (67)
Active animals  45
Unit of semen/embyos  326, of 16 animals
Descriptor Name (number of animals) 
  Fork length (2)
  Total length (67)
  Body weight (69)
  Head length (62)
  Standard length (62)
  Body width (62)
  Waterbody name (63)
  River basin (63)
  Latitude degrees (63)
  Latitude minutes (63)
  Latitude seconds (63)
  Longitude degrees (63)
  Longitude minutes (63)
  Longitude seconds (63)
  Gonad maturation (5)
  Does the specie native or exotic from the sampled river basin? (63)