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Micralestes  Boulenger, 1899
Taxonomic Serial No.: 163298

 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  
          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  
                                  GenusMicralestes Boulenger, 1899  
    Direct Children:  
                                     SpeciesMicralestes acutidens (Peters, 1852)  
                                     SpeciesMicralestes ambiguus Géry, 1995  
                                     SpeciesMicralestes argyrotaenia Trewavas, 1936  
                                     SpeciesMicralestes comoensis Poll and Roman, 1967  
                                     SpeciesMicralestes congicus Poll, 1967  
                                     SpeciesMicralestes eburneensis Daget, 1965  
                                     SpeciesMicralestes elongatus Daget, 1957  
                                     SpeciesMicralestes fodori Matthes, 1965  
                                     SpeciesMicralestes holargyreus (Günther, 1873)  
                                     SpeciesMicralestes humilis Boulenger, 1899  
                                     SpeciesMicralestes lualabae Poll, 1967  
                                     SpeciesMicralestes occidentalis (Günther, 1899)  
                                     SpeciesMicralestes pabrensis (Roman, 1966)  
                                     SpeciesMicralestes sardina Poll, 1938  
                                     SpeciesMicralestes stormsi Boulenger, 1902  
                                     SpeciesMicralestes vittatus (Boulenger, 1917)  

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

 Geographic Information
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