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Gephyrocharax  Eigenmann, 1912
Taxonomic Serial No.: 162939

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 Taxonomy and Nomenclature
  Kingdom: Animalia  
  Taxonomic Rank: Genus  
  Common Name(s):    
  Taxonomic Status:    
  Current Standing: valid  
  Data Quality Indicators:    
  Record Credibility Rating: verified - standards met  
  Global Species Completeness: complete   
  Latest Record Review: 2004   

 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  
                            OrderCharaciformes  – piranhas, leporins, piranhas  
                               FamilyCharacidae  – American characins, characins, tetras, carácidos, characins, charicidés, tétras  
                                  GenusGephyrocharax Eigenmann, 1912  
    Direct Children:  
                                     SpeciesGephyrocharax atracaudatus (Meek and Hildebrand, 1912) – platinunm tetra, platinunm tetra 
                                     SpeciesGephyrocharax caucanus Eigenmann, 1912  
                                     SpeciesGephyrocharax chaparae Fowler, 1940  
                                     SpeciesGephyrocharax chocoensis Eigenmann, 1912  
                                     SpeciesGephyrocharax intermedius Meek and Hildebrand, 1916  
                                     SpeciesGephyrocharax major Myers in Eigenmann and Myers, 1929  
                                     SpeciesGephyrocharax martae Dahl, 1943  
                                     SpeciesGephyrocharax melanocheir Eigenmann, 1912  
                                     SpeciesGephyrocharax sinuensis Dahl in Dahl and Medem, 1964  
                                     SpeciesGephyrocharax valencia Eigenmann, 1920  
                                     SpeciesGephyrocharax venezuelae Schultz, 1944  
                                     SpeciesGephyrocharax whaleri Hildebrand, 1938  

  Reference for:    
  Other Source(s):    
  Source: Catalog of Fishes, 13-May-2004, website (version 10-May-04)  
  Acquired: 2004   
  Reference for: Gephyrocharax   
  Source: NODC Taxonomic Code, database (version 8.0)  
  Acquired: 1996   
  Reference for: Gephyrocharax   
  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: Gephyrocharax   
  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: Gephyrocharax   

 Geographic Information
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