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Characidium  Reinhardt, 1867
Taxonomic Serial No.: 163230

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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  
    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  
                               FamilyCharacidae  – American characins, characins, tetras, carácidos, characins, charicidés, tétras  
                                  GenusCharacidium Reinhardt, 1867  
    Direct Children:  
                                     Species Characidium alipioi Travassos, 1955  
                                     Species Characidium bahiensis Almeida, 1971  
                                     Species Characidium bimaculatum Fowler, 1941  
                                     Species Characidium boavistae Steindachner, 1915  
                                     Species Characidium boehlkei Géry, 1972  
                                     Species Characidium bolivianum Pearson, 1924  
                                     Species Characidium borellii (Boulenger, 1895)  
                                     Species Characidium brevirostre Pellegrin, 1908  
                                     Species Characidium caucanum Eigenmann, 1912  
                                     Species Characidium chupa Schultz, 1944  
                                     Species Characidium crandellii Steindachner, 1915  
                                     Species Characidium declivirostre Steindachner, 1915  
                                     Species Characidium etheostoma Cope, 1872  
                                     Species Characidium etzeli Zarske and Géry, 2001  
                                     Species Characidium fasciatum Reinhardt, 1867 – banded characidium, banded characidium 
                                     Species Characidium gomesi Travassos, 1956  
                                     Species Characidium grajahuensis Travassos, 1944  
                                     Species Characidium hasemani Steindachner, 1915  
                                     Species Characidium heinianum Zarske and Géry, 2001  
                                     Species Characidium interruptum Pellegrin, 1909  
                                     Species Characidium japuhybense Travassos, 1949  
                                     Species Characidium lagosantensis Travassos, 1947  
                                     Species Characidium lanei Travassos, 1967  
                                     Species Characidium laterale (Boulenger, 1895)  
                                     Species Characidium lauroi Travassos, 1949  
                                     Species Characidium macrolepidotum (Peters, 1868)  
                                     Species Characidium marshi Breder, 1925  
                                     Species Characidium occidentale Buckup and Reis, 1997  
                                     Species Characidium oiticicai Travassos, 1967  
                                     Species Characidium orientale Buckup and Reis, 1997  
                                     Species Characidium pellucidum Eigenmann, 1909  
                                     Species Characidium phoxocephalum Eigenmann, 1912  
                                     Species Characidium pteroides Eigenmann, 1909  
                                     Species Characidium pterostictum Gomes, 1947  
                                     Species Characidium purpuratum Steindachner, 1882  
                                     Species Characidium rachovii Regan, 1913  
                                     Species Characidium roesseli Géry, 1965  
                                     Species Characidium sanctjohanni Dahl, 1960  
                                     Species Characidium schindleri Zarske and Géry, 2001  
                                     Species Characidium schubarti Travassos, 1955  
                                     Species Characidium serrano Buckup and Reis, 1997  
                                     Species Characidium steindachneri Cope, 1878  
                                     Species Characidium stigmosum Melo and Buckup, 2002  
                                     Species Characidium tenue (Cope, 1894)  
                                     Species Characidium timbuiense Travassos, 1946  
                                     Species Characidium vestigipinne Buckup and Hahn, 2000  
                                     Species Characidium vidali Travassos, 1967  
                                     Species Characidium zebra Eigenmann, 1909  

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

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