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Gephyrocharax  Eigenmann, 1912
Taxonomic Serial No.: 162939

 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: 2004   
       

 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   
                         SuperorderOstariophysi   
                            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  
       

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  Source: Catalog of Fishes, 13-May-2004, website (version 10-May-04)  
  Acquired: 2004   
  Notes: http://www.calacademy.org/research/ichthyology/catalog/   
  Reference for: Gephyrocharax   
       
  Source: NODC Taxonomic Code, database (version 8.0)  
  Acquired: 1996   
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  Reference for: Gephyrocharax   
       
  Publication(s):    
  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: Gephyrocharax   
       
  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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