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Proteidae  Bonaparte, 1831
Taxonomic Serial No.: 1094180

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 Taxonomy and Nomenclature
       
  Kingdom: Animalia  
  Taxonomic Rank: Family  
  Synonym(s): Proteidae Gray, 1825
 
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  Current Standing: valid  
       
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  Record Credibility Rating: verified - standards met  
  Global Species Completeness: complete   
  Latest Record Review: 2019   
       

 Taxonomic Hierarchy
       
 KingdomAnimalia  – Animal, animaux, animals  
    SubkingdomBilateria   
       InfrakingdomDeuterostomia   
          PhylumChordata  – cordés, cordado, chordates  
             SubphylumVertebrata  – vertebrado, vertébrés, vertebrates  
                InfraphylumGnathostomata   
                   SuperclassTetrapoda   
                      ClassAmphibia  – amphibiens, anfíbio, Amphibians  
                         OrderCaudata  – salamandres, salamandra, Salamanders  
                            FamilyProteidae Bonaparte, 1831  
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                               GenusNecturus Rafinesque, 1819 – Mudpuppies, Waterdogs 
                               GenusProteus Laurenti, 1768 – olms 
       

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  Source: Amphibian Species of the World: an Online Reference v6, database (version 6.0)  
  Acquired: 2019   
  Notes: Frost, Darrel R. 2019. Amphibian Species of the World: an Online Reference. Version 6 (12 September, 2019). Electronic Database accessible at http://research.amnh.org/herpetology/amphibia/index.html American Museum of Natural History, New York, USA   
  Reference for: Proteidae   
       
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  Comment: Frost et al. (2019, online Amphibian Species of the World) indicate that Gray's 1825 use of Proteina was unavailable, and that the first available use of a family-group name based on the genus Proteus was Proteina Bonaparte, 1831  
 

 

   


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