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  Núcleo de Conservação in situ da espécie Arapaima gigas (Pirarucu)
Total of animals registered  498
Total by taxonomy 
  Osteoglossidae Arapaima gigas (498)
Active animals  469
Unit of DNA/Tissues  46, of 23 animals
Descriptor Name (number of animals) 
  Fork length (5)
  Total length (314)
  Body weight (315)
  Water temperature (8)
  Water pH (8)
  Standard length (2)
  River basin (5)
  Latitude degrees (448)
  Latitude minutes (448)
  Latitude seconds (448)
  Longitude degrees (448)
  Longitude minutes (448)
  Longitude seconds (448)
  Does the specie native or exotic from the sampled river basin? (1)