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Hemigrammus  Gill, 1858
Taxonomic Serial No.: 162957

 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 ŕ nageoires rayonnées  
                      ClassTeleostei   
                         SuperorderOstariophysi   
                            OrderCharaciformes  – piranhas, leporins, piranhas  
                               FamilyCharacidae  – American characins, characins, tetras, carácidos, characins, charicidés, tétras  
                                  GenusHemigrammus Gill, 1858  
    Direct Children:  
                                     SpeciesHemigrammus aereus Géry, 1959  
                                     SpeciesHemigrammus analis Durbin, 1909  
                                     SpeciesHemigrammus barrigonae Eigenmann and Henn, 1914  
                                     SpeciesHemigrammus bellottii (Steindachner, 1882)  
                                     SpeciesHemigrammus bleheri Géry and Mahnert, 1986 – red-nose tetra, rummy-nose tetra, red-nose tetra, rummy-nose tetra 
                                     SpeciesHemigrammus boesemani Géry, 1959  
                                     SpeciesHemigrammus brevis Ellis, 1911  
                                     SpeciesHemigrammus cayennensis Géry, 1959  
                                     SpeciesHemigrammus coeruleus Durbin in Eigenmann, 1908  
                                     SpeciesHemigrammus cupreus Durbin in Eigenmann, 1918  
                                     SpeciesHemigrammus cylindricus Durbin, 1909  
                                     SpeciesHemigrammus elegans (Steindachner, 1882)  
                                     SpeciesHemigrammus erythrozonus Durbin, 1909 – glowlight tetra, glowlight tetra 
                                     SpeciesHemigrammus falsus Meinken, 1958  
                                     SpeciesHemigrammus gracilis (Lütken, 1875)  
                                     SpeciesHemigrammus guyanensis Géry, 1959  
                                     SpeciesHemigrammus haraldi Géry, 1961  
                                     SpeciesHemigrammus hyanuary Durbin in Eigenmann, 1918  
                                     SpeciesHemigrammus iota Durbin, 1909  
                                     SpeciesHemigrammus levis Durbin in Eigenmann, 1908  
                                     SpeciesHemigrammus luelingi Géry, 1964  
                                     SpeciesHemigrammus lunatus Durbin in Eigenmann, 1918  
                                     SpeciesHemigrammus mahnerti Uj and Géry, 1989  
                                     SpeciesHemigrammus marginatus Ellis, 1911  
                                     SpeciesHemigrammus matei Eigenmann, 1918  
                                     SpeciesHemigrammus maxillaris (Fowler, 1932)  
                                     SpeciesHemigrammus megaceps Fowler, 1945  
                                     SpeciesHemigrammus melanochrous Fowler, 1913  
                                     SpeciesHemigrammus micropterus Meek in Eigenmann and Ogle, 1907  
                                     SpeciesHemigrammus microstomus Durbin in Eigenmann, 1918  
                                     SpeciesHemigrammus mimus Böhlke, 1955  
                                     SpeciesHemigrammus neptunus Zarske and Géry, 2002  
                                     SpeciesHemigrammus newboldi (Fernández-Yépez, 1949)  
                                     SpeciesHemigrammus ocellifer (Steindachner, 1882) – beacon fish, head-and-tail-light tetra, beacon fish, head-and-tail-light tetra 
                                     SpeciesHemigrammus orthus Durbin, 1909  
                                     SpeciesHemigrammus pretoensis Géry, 1965  
                                     SpeciesHemigrammus pulcher Ladiges, 1938 – black wedge tetra, pretty tetra, pretty tetra, black wedge tetra 
                                     SpeciesHemigrammus rhodostomus Ahl, 1924 – rednosed tetra, rednosed tetra 
                                     SpeciesHemigrammus rodwayi Durbin, 1909 – golden tetra, golden tetra, Rodway's tetra 
                                     SpeciesHemigrammus schmardae (Steindachner, 1882)  
                                     SpeciesHemigrammus stictus (Durbin, 1909)  
                                     SpeciesHemigrammus tridens Eigenmann in Eigenmann and Ogle, 1907  
                                     SpeciesHemigrammus ulreyi (Boulenger, 1895) – Ulrey's tetra 
                                     SpeciesHemigrammus unilineatus (Gill, 1858) – featherfin tetra 
                                     SpeciesHemigrammus vorderwinkleri Géry, 1963  
       

 References
       
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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: Hemigrammus   
       
  Source: NODC Taxonomic Code, database (version 8.0)  
  Acquired: 1996   
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  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: Hemigrammus   
       

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