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Hyporhamphus meeki  Banford and Collette, 1993
Taxonomic Serial No.: 616683

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 Taxonomy and Nomenclature
       
  Kingdom: Animalia  
  Taxonomic Rank: Species  
  Synonym(s):    
  Common Name(s): American halfbeak [English]
 
    agujeta flaca [Spanish]
 
    false silverstripe halfbeak [English]
 
    Meek's halfbeak [English]
 
       
  Taxonomic Status:    
  Current Standing: valid  
       
  Data Quality Indicators:    
  Record Credibility Rating: verified - standards met  
       

 Taxonomic Hierarchy
       
 KingdomAnimalia  – Animal, animaux, animals  
    SubkingdomBilateria   
       InfrakingdomDeuterostomia   
          PhylumChordata  – cordés, cordado, chordates  
             SubphylumVertebrata  – vertebrado, vertébrés, vertebrates  
                InfraphylumGnathostomata   
                   SuperclassOsteichthyes  – bony fishes, poissons osseux, osteíceto, peixe ósseo  
                      ClassActinopterygii  – ray-finned fishes, spiny rayed fishes, poisson épineux, poissons à nageoires rayonnées  
                         SubclassNeopterygii  – neopterygians  
                            InfraclassTeleostei   
                               SuperorderAcanthopterygii   
                                  OrderBeloniformes  – aiguilles de mer, orphies, needlefishes  
                                     SuborderBelonoidei   
                                        SuperfamilyExocoetoidea   
                                           FamilyHemiramphidae  – demi-becs, pajaritos, halfbeaks  
                                              SubfamilyHemiramphinae   
                                                 GenusHyporhamphus Gill, 1859 – halfbeaks  
                                                    SubgenusHyporhamphus (Hyporhamphus) Gill, 1859  
                                                       SpeciesHyporhamphus meeki Banford and Collette, 1993 – American halfbeak, agujeta flaca, false silverstripe halfbeak, Meek's halfbeak  
       

 References
       
  Expert(s):    
  Expert: H. M. Banford  
  Notes: ITIS Fish Consultant   
  Reference for: Hyporhamphus meeki    
       
  Other Source(s):    
  Source: Catalog of Fishes, 13-May-2004, website (version 10-May-04)  
  Acquired: 2004   
  Notes: http://www.calacademy.org/research/ichthyology/catalog/   
  Reference for: Hyporhamphus meeki   
       
  Publication(s):    
  Author(s)/Editor(s): Collette, Bruce B.  
  Publication Date: 2004   
  Article/Chapter Title: Family Hemiramphidae Gill 1859: Halfbeaks   
  Journal/Book Name, Vol. No.: California Academy of Sciences Annotated Checklists of Fishes, no. 22   
  Page(s): 1-35   
  Publisher:    
  Publication Place:    
  ISBN/ISSN: 1545-150X   
  Notes: Submitted as a CD-ROM that meets the requirements of Article 8.6 of the International Code of Zoological Nomenclature (1999)   
  Reference for: Hyporhamphus meeki   
       
  Author(s)/Editor(s): Collette, Bruce B. / Collette, Bruce B., and Grace Klein-MacPhee, eds.  
  Publication Date: 2002   
  Article/Chapter Title: Halfbeaks: Family Hemiramphidae   
  Journal/Book Name, Vol. No.: Bigelow and Schroeder's Fishes of the Gulf of Maine, Third Edition   
  Page(s): 289-291   
  Publisher: Smithsonian Institution Press   
  Publication Place: Washington, DC, USA   
  ISBN/ISSN: 1-56098-951-3   
  Notes:    
  Reference for: Hyporhamphus meeki   
       
  Author(s)/Editor(s): Murdy, Edward O., Ray S. Birdsong, and John A. Musick  
  Publication Date: 1997   
  Article/Chapter Title:    
  Journal/Book Name, Vol. No.: Fishes of Chesapeake Bay   
  Page(s): xi + 324   
  Publisher: Smithsonian Institution Press   
  Publication Place: Washington, DC, USA   
  ISBN/ISSN: 1-56098-638-7   
  Notes:    
  Reference for: Hyporhamphus meeki   
       
  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: Hyporhamphus meeki, agujeta flaca [Spanish], false silverstripe halfbeak [English]   
       

 Geographic Information
       
  Geographic Division: Western Atlantic Ocean  
    North America  
       
  Jurisdiction/Origin: Canada, Native  
    Continental US, Native  
 

 

   

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