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Salmo  Linnaeus, 1758
Taxonomic Serial No.: 161994

 Taxonomy and Nomenclature
  Kingdom: Animalia  
  Taxonomic Rank: Genus  
  Synonym(s): Acantholingua Hadzisce, 1960
    Salmothymus Berg, 1908
  Common Name(s): Atlantic salmon [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  
          PhylumChordata  – cordés, cordado, chordates  
             SubphylumVertebrata  – vertebrado, vertébrés, vertebrates  
                   SuperclassActinopterygii  – ray-finned fishes, spiny rayed fishes, poisson épineux, poissons à nageoires rayonnées  
                            OrderSalmoniformes  – saumons, salmons  
                               FamilySalmonidae  – salmonids, trouts and salmons, truchas y salmones, truites et saumons, salmons, trouts  
                                     GenusSalmo Linnaeus, 1758 – Atlantic salmon  
    Direct Children:  
                                        SpeciesSalmo aphelios Kottelat, 1997  
                                        SpeciesSalmo balcanicus (Karaman, 1927)  
                                        SpeciesSalmo carpio Linnaeus, 1758  
                                        SpeciesSalmo cenerinus Nardo, 1847  
                                        SpeciesSalmo cettii Rafinesque, 1810  
                                        SpeciesSalmo dentex (Heckel, 1851)  
                                        SpeciesSalmo ezenami Berg, 1948  
                                        SpeciesSalmo farioides Karaman, 1938  
                                        SpeciesSalmo ferox Jardine, 1835  
                                        SpeciesSalmo fibreni Zerunian and Gandolfi, 1990  
                                        SpeciesSalmo ischchan Kessler, 1877  
                                        SpeciesSalmo labrax Pallas, 1814  
                                        SpeciesSalmo letnica (Karaman, 1924)  
                                        SpeciesSalmo lumi Poljakov, Filipi and Basho, 1958  
                                        SpeciesSalmo macedonicus (Karaman, 1924)  
                                        SpeciesSalmo marmoratus Cuvier, 1829  
                                        SpeciesSalmo nigripinnis Günther, 1866  
                                        SpeciesSalmo obtusirostris (Heckel, 1851)  
                                        SpeciesSalmo ohridanus Steindachner, 1892  
                                        SpeciesSalmo pelagonicus Karaman, 1938  
                                        SpeciesSalmo peristericus Karaman, 1938  
                                        SpeciesSalmo platycephalus Behnke, 1968 – ala balik, ala trout 
                                        SpeciesSalmo rhodanensis Fowler, 1974  
                                        SpeciesSalmo salar Linnaeus, 1758 – Atlantic salmon, saumon atlantique 
                                        SpeciesSalmo schiefermuelleri Bloch, 1784  
                                        SpeciesSalmo stomachicus Günther, 1866  
                                        SpeciesSalmo taleri (Karaman, 1933)  
                                        SpeciesSalmo trutta Linnaeus, 1758 – brown trout, truite brune 
                                        SpeciesSalmo visovacensis Taler, 1950  
                                        SpeciesSalmo zrmanjaensis Karaman, 1938  

  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: Salmo    
  Other Source(s):    
  Source: Catalog of Fishes, 17-Mar-2003, website (version 13-Mar-03)  
  Acquired: 2003   
  Reference for: Salmo   
  Source: NODC Taxonomic Code, database (version 8.0)  
  Acquired: 1996   
  Reference for: Salmo   
  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   
  Publication Place:    
  Notes: As-yet (2003) unpublished manuscript from 1998   
  Reference for: Salmo   
  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   
  Reference for: Salmo   
  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   
  Reference for: Salmo   
  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: Salmo   

 Geographic Information
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