Integrated Taxonomic Information System - Report

Go to Print Version

Prochilodus  Agassiz in Spix and Agassiz, 1829
Taxonomic Serial No.: 163148

(Download Help) Prochilodus TSN 163148

 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  
    SubkingdomBilateria  – triploblasts  
          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  
                                     GenusProchilodus Agassiz in Spix and Agassiz, 1829  
    Direct Children:  
                                        Species Prochilodus argenteus Spix and Agassiz, 1829  
                                        Species Prochilodus brevis Steindachner, 1875  
                                        Species Prochilodus britskii Castro, 1993  
                                        Species Prochilodus costatus Valenciennes in Cuvier and Valenciennes, 1850  
                                        Species Prochilodus hartii Steindachner, 1875  
                                        Species Prochilodus labeo Loubens, Lauzanne and Géry, 1991  
                                        Species Prochilodus lacustris Steindachner, 1907  
                                        Species Prochilodus lineatus (Valenciennes, 1836)  
                                        Species Prochilodus magdalenae Steindachner, 1879  
                                        Species Prochilodus mariae Eigenmann, 1922  
                                        Species Prochilodus nigricans Spix and Agassiz, 1829  
                                        Species Prochilodus reticulatus Valenciennes in Cuvier and Valenciennes, 1850  
                                        Species Prochilodus rubrotaeniatus Jardine and Schomburgk in Schomburgk, 1841  
                                        Species Prochilodus vimboides Kner, 1859  

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

 Geographic Information
  Geographic Division:    






 Subordinate Taxa  Rank  Verified Standards Met  Verified Min Standards Met  Unverified Percent Standards Met

A gray graphic bar
Search on:  Any Name or TSN  Common Name  Scientific Name  TSN

Disclaimer: ITIS taxonomy is based on the latest scientific consensus available, and is provided as a general reference source for interested parties. However, it is not a legal authority for statutory or regulatory purposes. While every effort has been made to provide the most reliable and up-to-date information available, ultimate legal requirements with respect to species are contained in provisions of treaties to which the United States is a party, wildlife statutes, regulations, and any applicable notices that have been published in the Federal Register. For further information on U.S. legal requirements with respect to protected taxa, please contact the U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service.

A gray bar