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Taxonomic Serial No.: 169180

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 Taxonomy and Nomenclature
  Kingdom: Animalia  
  Taxonomic Rank: Family  
  Common Name(s): dorades [French]
    plumas [Spanish]
    porgies [English]
  Taxonomic Status:    
  Current Standing: valid  
  Data Quality Indicators:    
  Record Credibility Rating: verified - standards met  
  Global Species Completeness: complete   
  Latest Record Review: 2004   

 Taxonomic Hierarchy
 KingdomAnimalia  – Animal, animaux, animals  
          PhylumChordata  – cordés, cordado, chordates  
             SubphylumVertebrata  – vertebrado, vertébrés, vertebrates  
                   SuperclassOsteichthyes  – bony fishes, poissons osseux, osteíceto, peixe ósseo  
                      ClassActinopterygii  – ray-finned fishes, spiny rayed fishes, poisson épineux, poissons à nageoires rayonnées  
                         SubclassNeopterygii  – neopterygians  
                                  OrderPerciformes  – perch-like fishes  
                                        FamilySparidae  – dorades, plumas, porgies  
    Direct Children:  
                                           Genus Acanthopagrus Peters, 1855  
                                           Genus Allotaius Whitley, 1937  
                                           Genus Archosargus Gill, 1865 – sheepshead porgies 
                                           Genus Argyrops Swainson, 1839  
                                           Genus Argyrozona Smith, 1938  
                                           Genus Boops Cuvier, 1814  
                                           Genus Boopsoidea Castelnau, 1861  
                                           Genus Calamus Swainson, 1839  
                                           Genus Cheimerius Smith, 1938  
                                           Genus Chrysoblephus Swainson, 1839  
                                           Genus Chrysophrys Quoy and Gaimard, 1824  
                                           Genus Crenidens Valenciennes in Cuvier and Valenciennes, 1830  
                                           Genus Cymatoceps Smith, 1938  
                                           Genus Dentex Cuvier, 1814  
                                           Genus Diplodus Rafinesque, 1810 – spottail porgies 
                                           Genus Evynnis Jordan and Thompson, 1912  
                                           Genus Gymnocrotaphus Günther, 1859  
                                           Genus Lagodon Holbrook, 1855 – pinfishes 
                                           Genus Lithognathus Swainson, 1839  
                                           Genus Oblada Cuvier, 1829  
                                           Genus Pachymetopon Günther, 1859  
                                           Genus Pagellus Valenciennes in Cuvier and Valenciennes, 1830  
                                           Genus Pagrus Cuvier, 1816  
                                           Genus Parargyrops Tanaka, 1916  
                                           Genus Petrus Smith, 1938  
                                           Genus Polyamblyodon Norman, 1935  
                                           Genus Polysteganus Klunzinger, 1870  
                                           Genus Porcostoma Smith, 1938  
                                           Genus Pterogymnus Smith, 1938  
                                           Genus Puntazzo Bleeker, 1876  
                                           Genus Rhabdosargus Fowler, 1933  
                                           Genus Sarpa Bonaparte, 1831  
                                           Genus Sparidentex Munro, 1948  
                                           Genus Sparodon Smith, 1938  
                                           Genus Sparus Linnaeus, 1758  
                                           Genus Spondyliosoma Cantor, 1849  
                                           Genus Stenotomus Gill, 1865  
                                           Genus Virididentex Poll, 1971  

  Expert: Wayne C. Starnes  
  Notes: Research Curator of Fishes, North Carolina State Museum of Natural Sciences, Research Laboratory, 4301 Reedy Creek Rd., Raleigh, NC, 27607, USA   
  Reference for: Sparidae    
  Other Source(s):    
  Source: NODC Taxonomic Code, database (version 8.0)  
  Acquired: 1996   
  Reference for: Sparidae   
  Author(s)/Editor(s): Banks, R. C., R. W. McDiarmid, A. L. Gardner, and W. C. Starnes  
  Publication Date: 2003   
  Article/Chapter Title:    
  Journal/Book Name, Vol. No.: Checklist of Vertebrates of the United States, the U.S. Territories, and Canada   
  Publication Place:    
  Notes: As-yet (2003) unpublished manuscript from 1998   
  Reference for: Sparidae   
  Author(s)/Editor(s): Nelson, Joseph S.  
  Publication Date: 1994   
  Article/Chapter Title:    
  Journal/Book Name, Vol. No.: Fishes of the World, Third Edition   
  Page(s): xvii + 600   
  Publisher: John Wiley and Sons   
  Publication Place: New York, New York, USA   
  ISBN/ISSN: 0-471-54713-1   
  Reference for: Sparidae   
  Author(s)/Editor(s): Nelson, Joseph S., Edwin J. Crossman, H. Espinosa-Pérez, L. T. Findley, C. R. Gilbert, et al., eds.  
  Publication Date: 2004   
  Article/Chapter Title: Common and scientific names of fishes from the United States, Canada, and Mexico, Sixth Edition   
  Journal/Book Name, Vol. No.: American Fisheries Society Special Publication, no. 29   
  Page(s): ix + 386   
  Publisher: American Fisheries Society   
  Publication Place: Bethesda, Maryland, USA   
  ISBN/ISSN: 1-888569-61-1, 0097-0638  
  Notes: Full author list: Nelson, Joseph S., Edwin J. Crossman, Héctor Espinosa-Pérez, Lloyd T. Findley, Carter R. Gilbert, Robert N. Lea, and James D. Williams   
  Reference for: dorades[French], plumas [Spanish], porgies [English]   

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