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Pristella maxillaris  (Ulrey, 1894)
Taxonomic Serial No.: 163004

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 Taxonomy and Nomenclature
  Kingdom: Animalia  
  Taxonomic Rank: Species  
  Synonym(s): Aphyocharax maxillaris Ulrey, 1894
    Holopristes riddlei Meek in Eigenmann and Ogle, 1907
    Pristella riddlei (Meek in Eigenmann and Ogle, 1907)
  Common Name(s): x-ray fish
    x-ray fish [English]
  Taxonomic Status:    
  Current Standing: valid  
  Data Quality Indicators:    
  Record Credibility Rating: verified - standards met  

 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  
                                  GenusPristella Eigenmann, 1908  
                                     SpeciesPristella maxillaris (Ulrey, 1894) – x-ray fish, x-ray fish  

  Reference for:    
  Other Source(s):    
  Source: Catalog of Fishes, 13-May-2004, website (version 10-May-04)  
  Acquired: 2004   
  Reference for: Pristella maxillaris   
  Source: NODC Taxonomic Code, database (version 8.0)  
  Acquired: 1996   
  Reference for: Pristella maxillaris   
  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: Pristella maxillaris   
  Author(s)/Editor(s): Riehl, R., and H. A. Baensch  
  Publication Date: 1989   
  Article/Chapter Title:    
  Journal/Book Name, Vol. No.: Aquarium Atlas   
  Page(s): 992   
  Publisher: Hans A. Baensch   
  Publication Place: Melle, Germany   
  ISBN/ISSN: 3-88244-050-3   
  Reference for: Pristella maxillaris, x-ray fish   
  Author(s)/Editor(s): Weitzman, Stanley H., and Lisa Palmer  
  Publication Date: 1997   
  Article/Chapter Title: A new species of Hyphessobrycon (Teleostei: Characidae) from the Neblina region of Venezuela and Brazil, with comments on the putative 'rosy tetra clade'   
  Journal/Book Name, Vol. No.: Ichthyological Exploration of Freshwater, vol. 7, no. 3   
  Page(s): 193-202   
  Publication Place:    
  Reference for: Pristella maxillaris   

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