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Salvelinus  Richardson, 1836
Taxonomic Serial No.: 161999

 Taxonomy and Nomenclature
  Kingdom: Animalia  
  Taxonomic Rank: Genus  
  Common Name(s): chars [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 ŕ nageoires rayonnées  
                            OrderSalmoniformes  – saumons, salmons  
                               FamilySalmonidae  – salmonids, trouts and salmons, truchas y salmones, truites et saumons, salmons, trouts  
                                     GenusSalvelinus Richardson, 1836 – chars  
    Direct Children:  
                                        SpeciesSalvelinus agassizii (Garman, 1885) – silver trout 
                                        SpeciesSalvelinus albus Glubokovsky, 1977  
                                        SpeciesSalvelinus alpinus (Linnaeus, 1758) – Arctic char, omble chevalier 
                                        SpeciesSalvelinus anaktuvukensis Morrow, 1973  
                                        SpeciesSalvelinus andriashevi Berg, 1948  
                                        SpeciesSalvelinus aureolus Bean, 1887  
                                        SpeciesSalvelinus boganidae Berg, 1926  
                                        SpeciesSalvelinus colii (Günther, 1863)  
                                        SpeciesSalvelinus confluentus (Suckley, 1859) – bull trout 
                                        SpeciesSalvelinus curilus (Pallas, 1814)  
                                        SpeciesSalvelinus czerskii Drjagin in Berg, 1932  
                                        SpeciesSalvelinus drjagini Logashev, 1940  
                                        SpeciesSalvelinus elgyticus Viktorovsky and Glubokovsky in Viktorovsky et al., 1981  
                                        SpeciesSalvelinus fimbriatus Regan, 1908  
                                        SpeciesSalvelinus fontinalis (Mitchill, 1814) – brook trout, trucha de arroyo, charr, salter, sea trout, omble de fontaine, coaster brook trout, aurora trout, omble aurora 
                                        SpeciesSalvelinus gracillimus Regan, 1909  
                                        SpeciesSalvelinus grayi (Günther, 1862)  
                                        SpeciesSalvelinus gritzenkoi Vasil'eva and Stygar, 2000  
                                        SpeciesSalvelinus inframundus Regan, 1909  
                                        SpeciesSalvelinus jacuticus Borisov, 1935  
                                        SpeciesSalvelinus killinensis (Günther, 1866)  
                                        SpeciesSalvelinus krogiusae Glubokovsky, Frolov, Efremov, Ribnikova and Katugin, 1993  
                                        SpeciesSalvelinus kronocius Viktorovsky, 1978  
                                        SpeciesSalvelinus kuznetzovi Taranetz, 1933  
                                        SpeciesSalvelinus leucomaenis (Pallas, 1814)  
                                        SpeciesSalvelinus levanidovi Chereshnev, Skopets and Gudkov, 1989  
                                        SpeciesSalvelinus lonsdalii Regan, 1909  
                                        SpeciesSalvelinus mallochi Regan, 1909  
                                        SpeciesSalvelinus malma (Walbaum in Artedi, 1792) – Dolly Varden 
                                        SpeciesSalvelinus maxillaris Regan, 1909  
                                        SpeciesSalvelinus murta (Saemundsson, 1909)  
                                        SpeciesSalvelinus namaycush (Walbaum in Artedi, 1792) – lake trout, touladi 
                                        SpeciesSalvelinus neiva Taranetz, 1933  
                                        SpeciesSalvelinus obtusus Regan, 1908  
                                        SpeciesSalvelinus perisii (Günther, 1865)  
                                        SpeciesSalvelinus profundus (Schillinger, 1901)  
                                        SpeciesSalvelinus scharffi Regan, 1908  
                                        SpeciesSalvelinus schmidti Viktorovsky, 1978  
                                        SpeciesSalvelinus struanensis (Maitland, 1881)  
                                        SpeciesSalvelinus taimyricus Mikhin in Berg, 1949  
                                        SpeciesSalvelinus taranetzi Kaganowsky, 1955  
                                        SpeciesSalvelinus thingvallensis (Saemundsson, 1909)  
                                        SpeciesSalvelinus tolmachoffi Berg, 1926  
                                        SpeciesSalvelinus trevelyani Regan, 1908  
                                        SpeciesSalvelinus umbla (Linnaeus, 1758)  
                                        SpeciesSalvelinus willoughbii (Günther, 1862)  
                                        SpeciesSalvelinus youngeri Friend, 1956  

  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: Salvelinus    
  Other Source(s):    
  Source: Catalog of Fishes, 17-Mar-2003, website (version 13-Mar-03)  
  Acquired: 2003   
  Reference for: Salvelinus   
  Source: NODC Taxonomic Code, database (version 8.0)  
  Acquired: 1996   
  Reference for: Salvelinus   
  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: Salvelinus   
  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: Salvelinus   
  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: Salvelinus   
  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: Salvelinus   

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