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Limia  Poey, 1854
Taxonomic Serial No.: 165944

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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: 2004   

 Taxonomic Hierarchy
 KingdomAnimalia  – Animal, animaux, animals  
          PhylumChordata  – cordés, cordado, chordates  
             SubphylumVertebrata  – vertebrado, vertébrés, vertebrates  
                   SuperclassActinopterygii  – ray-finned fishes, spiny rayed fishes, poisson épineux, poissons à nageoires rayonnées  
                            OrderCyprinodontiformes Berg, 1940 – cyprinodonts, cyprinodontiforms, cyprinodontes, killifishes  
                               SuborderCyprinodontoidei  – cyprinodontoids  
                                  FamilyPoeciliidae Garman, 1895 – livebearers, topminnows, poecilies, topotes y espadas, poeciliids, livebearing toothcarps  
                                     SubfamilyPoeciliinae Garman, 1895 – livebearers  
                                        GenusLimia Poey, 1854  
    Direct Children:  
                                           Species Limia caymanensis Rivas and Fink, 1970  
                                           Species Limia dominicensis (Valenciennes in Cuvier and Valenciennes, 1846)  
                                           Species Limia fuscomaculata Rivas, 1980  
                                           Species Limia garnieri Rivas, 1980  
                                           Species Limia grossidens Rivas, 1980  
                                           Species Limia heterandria Regan, 1913  
                                           Species Limia immaculata Rivas, 1980  
                                           Species Limia melanogaster (Günther, 1866) – black-bellied limia, black-bellied limia, blackbelly limia 
                                           Species Limia melanonotata Nichols and Myers, 1923  
                                           Species Limia miragoanensis Rivas, 1980  
                                           Species Limia nigrofasciata Regan, 1913  
                                           Species Limia ornata Regan, 1913 – ornate limia, ornate limia 
                                           Species Limia pauciradiata Rivas, 1980  
                                           Species Limia perugiae (Evermann and Clark, 1906)  
                                           Species Limia rivasi Franz and Burgess, 1983  
                                           Species Limia sulphurophila Rivas, 1980  
                                           Species Limia tridens (Hilgendorf, 1889)  
                                           Species Limia versicolor (Günther, 1866) – olive limia, olive limia, varicolored limia 
                                           Species Limia vittata (Guichenot, 1853) – striped mudfish, banded limia, Cuban limia, fanguillo, striped mudfish 
                                           Species Limia yaguajali Rivas, 1980  
                                           Species Limia zonata (Nichols, 1915)  

  Reference for:    
  Other Source(s):    
  Source: Catalog of Fishes, 13-May-2004, website (version 10-May-04)  
  Acquired: 2004   
  Reference for: Limia   
  Source: NODC Taxonomic Code, database (version 8.0)  
  Acquired: 1996   
  Reference for: Limia   
  Author(s)/Editor(s): Eschmeyer, William N., ed.  
  Publication Date: 1998   
  Article/Chapter Title: Catalog of Fishes   
  Journal/Book Name, Vol. No.: Special Publication of the Center for Biodiversity Research and Information, no. 1, vol 1-3   
  Page(s): 2905   
  Publisher: California Academy of Sciences   
  Publication Place: San Francisco, California, USA   
  ISBN/ISSN: 0-940228-47-5   
  Reference for: Limia   
  Author(s)/Editor(s): Ghedotti, Michael J.  
  Publication Date: 1999   
  Article/Chapter Title: Phylogenetic analysis and taxonomy of the poecilioid fishes (Teleostei: Cyprinodontiformes)   
  Journal/Book Name, Vol. No.: Zoological Journal of the Linnean Society, vol. 130, no. 1   
  Page(s): 1-53   
  Publisher: The Linnean Society of London   
  Publication Place: London, England   
  Reference for: Limia   
  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: Limia   

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