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Chimaera  Linnaeus, 1758
Taxonomic Serial No.: 161020

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 Taxonomy and Nomenclature
       
  Kingdom: Animalia  
  Taxonomic Rank: Genus  
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  Current Standing: valid  
       
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  Record Credibility Rating: verified - standards met  
  Global Species Completeness: complete   
  Latest Record Review: 2003   
       

 Taxonomic Hierarchy
       
 KingdomAnimalia  – Animal, animaux, animals  
    SubkingdomBilateria   
       InfrakingdomDeuterostomia   
          PhylumChordata  – cordés, cordado, chordates  
             SubphylumVertebrata  – vertebrado, vertébrés, vertebrates  
                InfraphylumGnathostomata   
                   SuperclassChondrichthyes   
                      ClassChondrichthyes  – cartilaginous fishes, rays, sharks, condrictes, peixe cartilaginoso, tubarão, poissons cartilagineux, raies, requins  
                         SubclassHolocephali  – cartilaginous fishes, chimaeras  
                            OrderChimaeriformes  – chimaeras  
                               SuborderChimaeroidei   
                                  FamilyChimaeridae Bonaparte, 1831 – chimaeras, ratfishes, shortnosed chimaeras, chimères, quimeras, shortnose chimaeras  
                                     GenusChimaera Linnaeus, 1758  
    Direct Children:  
                                        Species Chimaera cubana Howell Rivero, 1936 – Cuban chimaera, chimaera, quimera 
                                        Species Chimaera jordani Tanaka, 1905  
                                        Species Chimaera lignaria Didier, 2002  
                                        Species Chimaera monstrosa Linnaeus, 1758 – rabbitfish, ratfish 
                                        Species Chimaera owstoni Tanaka, 1905  
                                        Species Chimaera phantasma Jordan and Schneider, 1900  
                                        Species Chimaera pseudomonstrosa Fang and Wang, 1932  
       

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  Source: Catalog of Fishes, 17-Mar-2003, website (version 13-Mar-03)  
  Acquired: 2003   
  Notes: http://www.calacademy.org/research/ichthyology/catalog/   
  Reference for: Chimaera   
       
  Source: NODC Taxonomic Code, database (version 8.0)  
  Acquired: 1996   
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  Reference for: Chimaera   
       
  Publication(s):    
  Author(s)/Editor(s): Didier, Dominique A.  
  Publication Date: 1995   
  Article/Chapter Title: Phylogenetic Systematics of Extant Chimaeroid Fishes (Holocephali, Chimaerodei)   
  Journal/Book Name, Vol. No.: American Museum Novitates (3119)   
  Page(s): 1-86   
  Publisher: American Museum of Natural History   
  Publication Place: New York, New York, U.S.A.   
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  Reference for: Chimaera   
       
  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: http://www.jstor.org/stable/25622932   
  Reference for: Chimaera   
       
  Author(s)/Editor(s): Nelson, Joseph S.  
  Publication Date: 1994   
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  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   
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  Reference for: Chimaera   
       

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