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Coregonus  Linnaeus, 1758
Taxonomic Serial No.: 161932

 Taxonomy and Nomenclature
       
  Kingdom: Animalia  
  Taxonomic Rank: Genus  
  Synonym(s):    
  Common Name(s): whitefishes [English]
 
       
  Taxonomic Status:    
  Current Standing: valid  
       
  Data Quality Indicators:    
  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   
                   SuperclassActinopterygii  – ray-finned fishes, spiny rayed fishes, poisson épineux, poissons à nageoires rayonnées  
                      ClassTeleostei   
                         SuperorderProtacanthopterygii   
                            OrderSalmoniformes  – saumons, salmons  
                               FamilySalmonidae  – salmonids, trouts and salmons, truchas y salmones, truites et saumons, salmons, trouts  
                                  SubfamilyCoregoninae   
                                     GenusCoregonus Linnaeus, 1758 – whitefishes  
    Direct Children:  
                                        SpeciesCoregonus albellus Fatio, 1890  
                                        SpeciesCoregonus albula (Linnaeus, 1758) – vendace 
                                        SpeciesCoregonus alpenae (Koelz, 1924) – longjaw cisco 
                                        SpeciesCoregonus alpinus Fatio, 1885  
                                        SpeciesCoregonus arenicolus Kottelat, 1997  
                                        SpeciesCoregonus artedi Lesueur, 1818 – cisco, lake herring, cisco de lac 
                                        SpeciesCoregonus atterensis Kottelat, 1997  
                                        SpeciesCoregonus autumnalis (Pallas, 1776) – Arctic cisco 
                                        SpeciesCoregonus bavaricus Hofer in Vogt and Hofer, 1909  
                                        SpeciesCoregonus bezola Fatio, 1888  
                                        SpeciesCoregonus candidus Goll, 1883  
                                        SpeciesCoregonus chadary Dybowski, 1869  
                                        SpeciesCoregonus clupeaformis (Mitchill, 1818) – lake whitefish, grand corégone 
                                        SpeciesCoregonus clupeoides Lacepède, 1803  
                                        SpeciesCoregonus confusus Fatio, 1885  
                                        SpeciesCoregonus danneri Vogt in Vogt and Hofer, 1908  
                                        SpeciesCoregonus fatioi Kottelat, 1997  
                                        SpeciesCoregonus fera Jurine, 1825  
                                        SpeciesCoregonus gutturosus (Gmelin, 1818)  
                                        SpeciesCoregonus heglingus Schinz, 1822  
                                        SpeciesCoregonus hiemalis Jurine, 1825  
                                        SpeciesCoregonus hoferi Berg, 1932  
                                        SpeciesCoregonus hoyi (Milner, 1874) – bloater 
                                        SpeciesCoregonus huntsmani Scott, 1987 – Atlantic whitefish, Acadian whitefish 
                                        SpeciesCoregonus johannae (Wagner, 1910) – deepwater cisco 
                                        SpeciesCoregonus kiletz Michailovsky, 1903 – onega cisco 
                                        SpeciesCoregonus kiyi (Koelz, 1921) – kiyi 
                                        SpeciesCoregonus laurettae Bean, 1881 – Bering cisco 
                                        SpeciesCoregonus lavaretus (Linnaeus, 1758) – powan 
                                        SpeciesCoregonus lucinensis Thienemann, 1933  
                                        SpeciesCoregonus macrophthalmus Nüsslin, 1882  
                                        SpeciesCoregonus maraena (Bloch, 1779)  
                                        SpeciesCoregonus maxillaris Günther, 1866  
                                        SpeciesCoregonus megalops Widegren, 1863  
                                        SpeciesCoregonus migratorius (Georgi, 1775)  
                                        SpeciesCoregonus muksun (Pallas, 1814)  
                                        SpeciesCoregonus nasus (Pallas, 1776) – broad whitefish 
                                        SpeciesCoregonus nelsonii Bean, 1884 – Alaska whitefish 
                                        SpeciesCoregonus nigripinnis (Milner, 1874) – blackfin cisco 
                                        SpeciesCoregonus nilssoni Valenciennes in Cuvier and Valenciennes, 1848  
                                        SpeciesCoregonus nobilis Haack, 1882  
                                        SpeciesCoregonus oxyrinchus (Linnaeus, 1758)  
                                        SpeciesCoregonus palaea Cuvier, 1829  
                                        SpeciesCoregonus pallasii Valenciennes in Cuvier and Valenciennes, 1848  
                                        SpeciesCoregonus peled (Gmelin, 1789) – peled 
                                        SpeciesCoregonus pennantii Valenciennes in Cuvier and Valenciennes, 1848  
                                        SpeciesCoregonus pidschian (Gmelin, 1789) – humpback whitefish 
                                        SpeciesCoregonus pollan Thompson, 1835  
                                        SpeciesCoregonus reighardi (Koelz, 1924) – shortnose cisco 
                                        SpeciesCoregonus renke (Paula Schrank, 1783)  
                                        SpeciesCoregonus restrictus Fatio, 1885  
                                        SpeciesCoregonus sardinella Valenciennes in Cuvier and Valenciennes, 1848 – least cisco 
                                        SpeciesCoregonus stigmaticus Regan, 1908  
                                        SpeciesCoregonus suidteri Fatio, 1885  
                                        SpeciesCoregonus trybomi Svärdson, 1979  
                                        SpeciesCoregonus tugun (Pallas, 1814)  
                                        SpeciesCoregonus ussuriensis Berg, 1906  
                                        SpeciesCoregonus vandesius Richardson, 1836  
                                        SpeciesCoregonus wartmanni (Bloch, 1784)  
                                        SpeciesCoregonus widegreni Malmgren, 1863  
                                        SpeciesCoregonus zenithicus (Jordan and Evermann, 1909) – longjaw cisco, shortjaw cisco 
                                        SpeciesCoregonus zuerichensis Nüsslin, 1882  
                                        SpeciesCoregonus zugensis Nüsslin, 1882  
       

 References
       
  Expert(s):    
  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: Coregonus    
       
  Other Source(s):    
  Source: Catalog of Fishes, 17-Mar-2003, website (version 13-Mar-03)  
  Acquired: 2003   
  Notes: http://www.calacademy.org/research/ichthyology/catalog/   
  Reference for: Coregonus   
       
  Source: NODC Taxonomic Code, database (version 8.0)  
  Acquired: 1996   
  Notes:    
  Reference for: Coregonus   
       
  Publication(s):    
  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   
  Page(s):    
  Publisher:    
  Publication Place:    
  ISBN/ISSN:    
  Notes: As-yet (2003) unpublished manuscript from 1998   
  Reference for: Coregonus   
       
  Author(s)/Editor(s): Eschmeyer, William N.   
  Publication Date: 1990   
  Article/Chapter Title:    
  Journal/Book Name, Vol. No.: Genera of Recent Fishes   
  Page(s): iii + 697   
  Publisher: California Academy of Sciences   
  Publication Place: San Francisco, CA, USA   
  ISBN/ISSN: 0-940228-23-8   
  Notes:    
  Reference for: Coregonus   
       

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