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Torpedo  Houttuyn, 1764
Taxonomic Serial No.: 160830

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 Taxonomy and Nomenclature
  Kingdom: Animalia  
  Taxonomic Rank: Genus  
  Synonym(s): Eunarce Fowler, 1910
    Fimbriotorpedo Fritsch, 1884
  Common Name(s):    
  Taxonomic Status:    
  Current Standing: valid  
  Data Quality Indicators:    
  Record Credibility Rating: verified - standards met  
  Global Species Completeness: complete   
  Latest Record Review: 2003   

 Taxonomic Hierarchy
 KingdomAnimalia  – Animal, animaux, animals  
    SubkingdomBilateria  – triploblasts  
          PhylumChordata  – cordés, cordado, chordates  
             SubphylumVertebrata  – vertebrado, vertébrés, vertebrates  
                      ClassChondrichthyes  – cartilaginous fishes, rays, sharks, condrictes, peixe cartilaginoso, tubarão, poissons cartilagineux, raies, requins  
                         SubclassElasmobranchii  – cartilaginous fishes, rays, sharks, skates, torpedoes  
                                  FamilyTorpedinidae Bonaparte, 1838 – torpedo electric rays, torpedos, torpilles, electric rays, torpedo rays, torpedoes  
                                     GenusTorpedo Houttuyn, 1764  
    Direct Children:  
                                        Species Torpedo adenensis Carvalho, Stehmann and Manilo, 2002  
                                        Species Torpedo andersoni Bullis, 1962 – Florida torpedo 
                                        Species Torpedo bauchotae Cadenat, Capape and Desoutter, 1978  
                                        Species Torpedo californica Ayres, 1855 – torpedo del Pacífico, Pacific electric ray 
                                        Species Torpedo fuscomaculata Peters, 1855  
                                        Species Torpedo mackayana Metzelaar, 1919  
                                        Species Torpedo macneilli (Whitley, 1932)  
                                        Species Torpedo marmorata Risso, 1810 – marbled electric ray 
                                        Species Torpedo nobiliana Bonaparte, 1835 – torpedo del Atlántico, Atlantic torpedo, torpedo de lo alto 
                                        Species Torpedo panthera Olfers, 1831  
                                        Species Torpedo peruana Chirichigno F., 1963  
                                        Species Torpedo sinuspersici Olfers, 1831  
                                        Species Torpedo tokionis (Tanaka, 1908)  
                                        Species Torpedo torpedo (Linnaeus, 1758) – eyed electric ray 
                                        Species Torpedo tremens de Buen, 1959  

  Reference for:    
  Other Source(s):    
  Source: Catalog of Fishes, 17-Mar-2003, website (version 13-Mar-03)  
  Acquired: 2003   
  Reference for: Torpedo   
  Source: NODC Taxonomic Code, database (version 8.0)  
  Acquired: 1996   
  Reference for: Torpedo   
  Author(s)/Editor(s): Compagno, Leonard J. V. / Hamlett, William C., ed.  
  Publication Date: 1999   
  Article/Chapter Title: Checklist of Living Elasmobranchs   
  Journal/Book Name, Vol. No.: Sharks, Skates, and Rays: The Biology of Elasmobranch Fishes   
  Page(s): 471-498   
  Publisher: Johns Hopkins University Press   
  Publication Place: Baltimore, Maryland, USA   
  ISBN/ISSN: 0-8018-6048-2   
  Reference for: Torpedo   
  Author(s)/Editor(s): Eschmeyer, William N.  
  Publication Date: 1990   
  Article/Chapter Title:    
  Journal/Book Name, Vol. No.: Genera of Recent Fishes   
  Page(s): iii + 697   
  Publisher: California Academy of Sciences   
  Publication Place: San Francisco, CA, USA   
  ISBN/ISSN: 0-940228-23-8   
  Reference for: Torpedo   
  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: Torpedo   

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