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Taxonomic Serial No.: 164457

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 Taxonomy and Nomenclature
  Kingdom: Animalia  
  Taxonomic Rank: Family  
  Synonym(s): Alabetidae
  Common Name(s): clingfishes [English]
    chupapiedras [Spanish]
    crampons [French]
  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  
    SubkingdomBilateria  – triploblasts  
          PhylumChordata  – cordés, cordado, chordates  
             SubphylumVertebrata  – vertebrado, vertébrés, vertebrates  
                   SuperclassActinopterygii  – ray-finned fishes, spiny rayed fishes, poisson épineux, poissons à nageoires rayonnées  
                            OrderPerciformes  – perch-like fishes  
                                  FamilyGobiesocidae  – clingfishes, chupapiedras, crampons  
    Direct Children:  
                                     Genus Acyrtops Schultz, 1951  
                                     Genus Acyrtus Schultz, 1944  
                                     Genus Alabes Cloquet, 1816  
                                     Genus Apletodon Briggs, 1955  
                                     Genus Arcos Schultz, 1944  
                                     Genus Aspasma Jordan and Fowler, 1902  
                                     Genus Aspasmichthys Briggs, 1955  
                                     Genus Aspasmodes Smith, 1957  
                                     Genus Aspasmogaster Waite, 1907  
                                     Genus Chorisochismus Brisout de Barneville, 1846  
                                     Genus Cochleoceps Whitley, 1943  
                                     Genus Conidens Briggs, 1955  
                                     Genus Creocele Briggs, 1955  
                                     Genus Dellichthys Briggs, 1955  
                                     Genus Derilissus Briggs, 1969  
                                     Genus Diademichthys Pfaff, 1942  
                                     Genus Diplecogaster Fraser-Brunner, 1938  
                                     Genus Diplocrepis Günther, 1861  
                                     Genus Discotrema Briggs, 1976  
                                     Genus Eckloniaichthys Smith, 1943  
                                     Genus Gastrocyathus Briggs, 1955  
                                     Genus Gastrocymba Briggs, 1955  
                                     Genus Gastroscyphus Briggs, 1955  
                                     Genus Gobiesox Lacepède, 1800 – common clingfishes 
                                     Genus Gouania Nardo, 1833  
                                     Genus Gymnoscyphus Böhlke and Robins, 1970  
                                     Genus Haplocylix Briggs, 1955  
                                     Genus Kopua Hardy, 1984  
                                     Genus Lecanogaster Briggs, 1957  
                                     Genus Lepadichthys Waite, 1904  
                                     Genus Lepadogaster Goüan, 1770  
                                     Genus Liobranchia Briggs, 1955  
                                     Genus Lissonanchus Smith, 1966  
                                     Genus Modicus Hardy, 1983  
                                     Genus Opeatogenys Briggs, 1955  
                                     Genus Parvicrepis Whitley, 1931  
                                     Genus Pherallodichthys Shiogaki and Dotsu, 1983  
                                     Genus Pherallodiscus Briggs, 1955  
                                     Genus Pherallodus Briggs, 1955  
                                     Genus Posidonichthys Briggs, 1993  
                                     Genus Propherallodus Shiogaki and Dotsu, 1983  
                                     Genus Rimicola Jordan and Evermann in Jordan, 1896  
                                     Genus Sicyases Müller and Troschel in Müller, 1843  
                                     Genus Tomicodon Brisout de Barneville, 1846  
                                     Genus Trachelochismus Brisout de Barneville, 1846  

  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: Gobiesocidae    
  Other Source(s):    
  Source: NODC Taxonomic Code, database (version 8.0)  
  Acquired: 1996   
  Reference for: Gobiesocidae   
  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: Gobiesocidae   
  Author(s)/Editor(s): Nelson, Joseph S.  
  Publication Date: 1984   
  Article/Chapter Title:    
  Journal/Book Name, Vol. No.: Fishes of the World, Second Edition   
  Page(s): xv + 523   
  Publisher: John Wiley and Sons   
  Publication Place: New York, New York, USA   
  ISBN/ISSN: 0-471-86475-7   
  Reference for: clingfishes[English]   
  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: Gobiesocidae   
  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: chupapiedras[Spanish], clingfishes [English], crampons [French]   

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