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Taxonomic Serial No.: 644844

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 Taxonomy and Nomenclature
  Kingdom: Animalia  
  Taxonomic Rank: Subfamily  
  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  
    SubkingdomBilateria  – triploblasts  
          PhylumChordata  – cordés, cordado, chordates  
             SubphylumVertebrata  – vertebrado, vertébrés, vertebrates  
                   SuperclassActinopterygii  – ray-finned fishes, spiny rayed fishes, poisson épineux, poissons à nageoires rayonnées  
                            OrderGasterosteiformes  – pipefishes, sticklebacks  
                               SuborderSyngnathoidei  – pipefishes, seahorses, hippocampes  
                                  FamilySyngnathidae  – pipefishes, seahorses, hippocampes, peces pipa y caballitos de mar  
    Direct Children:  
                                        Genus Acentronura Kaup, 1853  
                                        Genus Anarchopterus Hubbs, 1935  
                                        Genus Apterygocampus Weber, 1913  
                                        Genus Bhanotia Hora, 1926  
                                        Genus Bryx Herald, 1940  
                                        Genus Bulbonaricus Herald in Schultz, Herald, Lachner, Welander and Woods, 1953  
                                        Genus Campichthys Whitley, 1931  
                                        Genus Choeroichthys Kaup, 1856  
                                        Genus Corythoichthys Kaup, 1853  
                                        Genus Cosmocampus Dawson, 1979  
                                        Genus Doryichthys Kaup, 1853  
                                        Genus Doryrhamphus Kaup, 1856  
                                        Genus Dunckerocampus Whitley, 1933  
                                        Genus Enneacampus Dawson, 1981  
                                        Genus Entelurus Duméril, 1870  
                                        Genus Festucalex Whitley, 1931  
                                        Genus Filicampus Whitley, 1948  
                                        Genus Halicampus Kaup, 1856  
                                        Genus Haliichthys Gray, 1859  
                                        Genus Heraldia Paxton, 1975  
                                        Genus Hippichthys Bleeker, 1849 – river pipefishes 
                                        Genus Hypselognathus Whitley, 1948  
                                        Genus Ichthyocampus Kaup, 1853  
                                        Genus Kaupus Whitley, 1951  
                                        Genus Kimblaeus Dawson, 1980  
                                        Genus Leptoichthys Kaup, 1853  
                                        Genus Leptonotus Kaup, 1853  
                                        Genus Lissocampus Waite and Hale, 1921  
                                        Genus Maroubra Whitley, 1948  
                                        Genus Micrognathus Duncker, 1912  
                                        Genus Microphis Kaup, 1853 – freshwater pipefishes 
                                        Genus Minyichthys Herald and Randall, 1972  
                                        Genus Mitotichthys Whitley, 1948  
                                        Genus Nannocampus Günther, 1870  
                                        Genus Nerophis Rafinesque, 1810  
                                        Genus Notiocampus Dawson, 1979  
                                        Genus Penetopteryx Lunel, 1881  
                                        Genus Phoxocampus Dawson, 1977  
                                        Genus Phycodurus Gill, 1896  
                                        Genus Phyllopteryx Swainson, 1839  
                                        Genus Pseudophallus Herald, 1940 – fluvial pipefishes 
                                        Genus Pugnaso Whitley, 1948  
                                        Genus Siokunichthys Herald in Schultz, Herald, Lachner, Welander and Woods, 1953  
                                        Genus Solegnathus Swainson, 1839  
                                        Genus Stigmatopora Kaup, 1853  
                                        Genus Stipecampus Whitley, 1948  
                                        Genus Syngnathoides Bleeker, 1851  
                                        Genus Syngnathus Linnaeus, 1758 – seaweed pipefishes 
                                        Genus Trachyrhamphus Kaup, 1853  
                                        Genus Urocampus Günther, 1870  
                                        Genus Vanacampus Whitley, 1951  

  Reference for:    
  Other Source(s):    
  Reference for:    
  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: Syngnathinae   

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