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Meuschenia  Whitley, 1929
Taxonomic Serial No.: 646101

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 Taxonomy and Nomenclature
  Kingdom: Animalia  
  Taxonomic Rank: Genus  
  Synonym(s): Navodon Whitley, 1930
    Laputa Whitley, 1930
    Parika Whitley, 1955
    Monocanthus (Paramonacanthus) Steindachner, 1867
    Navodon (Allomonacanthus) Fraser-Brunner, 1941
  Common Name(s):    
  Taxonomic Status:    
  Current Standing: valid  
  Data Quality Indicators:    
  Record Credibility Rating: verified - standards met  
  Global Species Completeness: complete   
  Latest Record Review: 2017   

 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  
                            OrderTetraodontiformes  – leatherjackets, cowfishes, filefishes, puffers, triggerfishes, trunkfishes, balistes, poissons-coffres, poissons-globes  
                               SuborderBalistoidei  – filefishes, leatherjackets, triggerfishes  
                                  FamilyMonacanthidae  – filefishes, lijas, poissons-bourses  
                                     GenusMeuschenia Whitley, 1929  
    Direct Children:  
                                        Species Meuschenia australis (Donovan, 1824)  
                                        Species Meuschenia flavolineata Hutchins, 1977  
                                        Species Meuschenia freycineti (Quoy & Gaimard, 1824) – panga filefish 
                                        Species Meuschenia galii (Waite, 1905)  
                                        Species Meuschenia hippocrepis (Quoy & Gaimard, 1824)  
                                        Species Meuschenia scaber (Forster in Bloch & Schneider, 1801) – rough leatherjacket 
                                        Species Meuschenia trachylepis (Günther, 1870) – yellowfinned leatherjacket 
                                        Species Meuschenia venusta Hutchins, 1977  

  Reference for:    
  Other Source(s):    
  Source: Catalog of Fishes, 31-Oct-2014, website (version 31-Oct-14)  
  Acquired: 2014   
  Notes: Eschmeyer, W. N. (ed). Catalog of Fishes. ( Electronic version accessed 03-Nov-2014   
  Reference for: Meuschenia   
  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   
  Notes: Available online at   
  Reference for: Meuschenia   

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