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Ichthyomyzon  Girard, 1858
Taxonomic Serial No.: 159723

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 Taxonomy and Nomenclature
  Kingdom: Animalia  
  Taxonomic Rank: Genus  
  Common Name(s):    
  Taxonomic Status:    
  Current Standing: valid  
  Data Quality Indicators:    
  Record Credibility Rating: verified - standards met  
  Global Species Completeness: complete   
  Latest Record Review: 2013   

 Taxonomic Hierarchy
 KingdomAnimalia  – Animal, animaux, animals  
          PhylumChordata  – cordés, cordado, chordates  
             SubphylumVertebrata  – vertebrado, vertébrés, vertebrates  
                   ClassCephalaspidomorphi  – lampreys  
                      OrderPetromyzontiformes  – lampreys, lampreas, lamproies  
                         FamilyPetromyzontidae  – lamproies, lampreas, lampreys  
                            GenusIchthyomyzon Girard, 1858  
    Direct Children:  
                               Species Ichthyomyzon bdellium (Jordan, 1885) – Ohio lamprey, lamproie de l'Ohio 
                               Species Ichthyomyzon castaneus Girard, 1858 – chestnut lamprey, lamproie brune 
                               Species Ichthyomyzon fossor Reighard and Cummins, 1916 – northern brook lamprey, lamproie du nord, lamproie de ruisseau septentrionale 
                               Species Ichthyomyzon gagei Hubbs and Trautman, 1937 – southern brook lamprey, lamproie de ruisseau méridionale 
                               Species Ichthyomyzon greeleyi Hubbs and Trautman, 1937 – mountain brook lamprey, Allegheny brook lamprey, lamproie de ruisseau d'Allegheny 
                               Species Ichthyomyzon unicuspis Hubbs and Trautman, 1937 – silver lamprey, lamproie argentée 

  Reference for:    
  Other Source(s):    
  Source: Catalog of Fishes, 05-Aug-2013, website (version 05-Aug-13)  
  Acquired: 2013   
  Reference for: Ichthyomyzon   
  Source: NODC Taxonomic Code, database (version 8.0)  
  Acquired: 1996   
  Reference for: Ichthyomyzon   
  Author(s)/Editor(s): Renaud, Claude B.  
  Publication Date: 2011   
  Article/Chapter Title: Lampreys of the world. An annotated and illustrated catalogue of lamprey species known to date   
  Journal/Book Name, Vol. No.: FAO Species Catalogue for Fishery Purposes, No. 5   
  Page(s): vi + 109   
  Publication Place:    
  ISBN/ISSN: 1020-8682   
  Notes: Available online at   
  Reference for: Ichthyomyzon   

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