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Notropis  Rafinesque, 1818
Taxonomic Serial No.: 163399

 Taxonomy and Nomenclature
       
  Kingdom: Animalia  
  Taxonomic Rank: Genus  
  Synonym(s): Ericymba Cope, 1865
 
    Alburnellus Girard, 1856
 
  Common Name(s): eastern shiners [English]
 
       
  Taxonomic Status:    
  Current Standing: valid  
       
  Data Quality Indicators:    
  Record Credibility Rating: verified - standards met  
  Global Species Completeness: complete   
  Latest Record Review: 2005   
       

 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 à nageoires rayonnées  
                      ClassTeleostei   
                         SuperorderOstariophysi   
                            OrderCypriniformes  – cyprins, meuniers, minnows, suckers  
                               SuperfamilyCyprinoidea   
                                  FamilyCyprinidae  – carps, minnows, carpas y carpitas, carpes et ménés, carps and minnows, carpes, ménés, carpitas, carpas  
                                     GenusNotropis Rafinesque, 1818 – eastern shiners  
    Direct Children:  
                                        SpeciesNotropis aguirrepequenoi Contreras-Balderas and Rivera-Teillery, 1973 – Soto la Marina shiner, carpita del Pilón 
                                        SpeciesNotropis albizonatus Warren and Burr in Warren, Burr and Grady, 1994 – Palezone shiner 
                                        SpeciesNotropis alborus Hubbs and Raney, 1947 – whitemouth shiner 
                                        SpeciesNotropis altipinnis (Cope, 1870) – highfin shiner 
                                        SpeciesNotropis amabilis (Girard, 1856) – Texas shiner, carpita texana 
                                        SpeciesNotropis amecae Chernoff and Miller, 1986 – Ameca shiner, carpita del Ameca 
                                        SpeciesNotropis ammophilus Suttkus and Boschung, 1990 – orangefin shiner 
                                        SpeciesNotropis amoenus (Abbott, 1874) – comely shiner 
                                        SpeciesNotropis anogenus Forbes, 1885 – pugnose shiner 
                                        SpeciesNotropis ariommus (Cope, 1867) – popeye shiner 
                                        SpeciesNotropis asperifrons Suttkus and Raney, 1955 – burrhead shiner 
                                        SpeciesNotropis atherinoides Rafinesque, 1818 – emerald shiner, méné émeraude 
                                        SpeciesNotropis atrocaudalis Evermann, 1892 – blackspot shiner 
                                        SpeciesNotropis aulidion Chernoff and Miller, 1986 – Durango shiner, carpita de Durango 
                                        SpeciesNotropis baileyi Suttkus and Raney, 1955 – rough shiner 
                                        SpeciesNotropis bairdi Hubbs and Ortenburger, 1929 – Red River shiner 
                                        SpeciesNotropis bifrenatus (Cope, 1867) – bridle shiner, méné d'herbe 
                                        SpeciesNotropis blennius (Girard, 1856) – river shiner 
                                        SpeciesNotropis boops Gilbert, 1884 – bigeye shiner 
                                        SpeciesNotropis braytoni Jordan and Evermann, 1896 – Tamaulipas shiner, carpita tamaulipeca 
                                        SpeciesNotropis buccatus (Cope, 1865) – silverjaw minnow 
                                        SpeciesNotropis buccula Cross, 1953 – smalleye shiner 
                                        SpeciesNotropis buchanani Meek, 1896 – ghost shiner, carpita fantasma 
                                        SpeciesNotropis cahabae Mayden and Kuhajda, 1989 – Cahaba shiner 
                                        SpeciesNotropis calabazas Lyons and Mercado-Silva, 2004  
                                        SpeciesNotropis calientis Jordan and Snyder, 1899 – yellow shiner, carpita amarilla 
                                        SpeciesNotropis candidus Suttkus, 1980 – silverside shiner 
                                        SpeciesNotropis chalybaeus (Cope, 1867) – ironcolor shiner 
                                        SpeciesNotropis chihuahua Woolman, 1892 – Chihuahua shiner, carpita chihuahuense 
                                        SpeciesNotropis chiliticus (Cope, 1870) – redlip shiner 
                                        SpeciesNotropis chlorocephalus (Cope, 1870) – greenhead shiner 
                                        SpeciesNotropis chrosomus (Jordan, 1877) – rainbow shiner 
                                        SpeciesNotropis cumingii (Günther, 1868) – Atoyac chub, carpita del Atoyac 
                                        SpeciesNotropis cummingsae Myers, 1925 – dusky shiner 
                                        SpeciesNotropis edwardraneyi Suttkus and Clemmer, 1968 – fluvial shiner 
                                        SpeciesNotropis girardi Hubbs and Ortenburger, 1929 – Arkansas River shiner 
                                        SpeciesNotropis greenei Hubbs and Ortenburger, 1929 – wedgespot shiner 
                                        SpeciesNotropis harperi Fowler, 1941 – redeye chub, redeye shiner 
                                        SpeciesNotropis heterodon (Cope, 1865) – blackchin shiner, menton noir 
                                        SpeciesNotropis heterolepis Eigenmann and Eigenmann, 1893 – blacknose shiner, museau noir 
                                        SpeciesNotropis hudsonius (Clinton, 1824) – spottail shiner, queue à tache noire, queue à tâche noire 
                                        SpeciesNotropis hypsilepis Suttkus and Raney, 1955 – highscale shiner 
                                        SpeciesNotropis imeldae Cortés, 1968  
                                        SpeciesNotropis jemezanus (Cope in Cope and Yarrow, 1875) – Rio Grande shiner, carpita del Bravo 
                                        SpeciesNotropis leuciodus (Cope, 1868) – Tennessee shiner 
                                        SpeciesNotropis longirostris (Hay, 1881) – longnose shiner 
                                        SpeciesNotropis lutipinnis (Jordan and Brayton, 1878) – yellowfin shiner 
                                        SpeciesNotropis maculatus (Hay, 1881) – taillight shiner 
                                        SpeciesNotropis mekistocholas Snelson, 1971 – Cape Fear shiner 
                                        SpeciesNotropis melanostomus Bortone, 1989 – blackmouth shiner 
                                        SpeciesNotropis metallicus Jordan and Meek, 1884  
                                        SpeciesNotropis micropteryx (Cope, 1868) – southern rosyface shiner, highland shiner, redface shiner 
                                        SpeciesNotropis moralesi de Buen, 1955 – Papaloapan chub, carpita Tepelneme 
                                        SpeciesNotropis nazas Meek, 1904 – Nazas shiner, carpita del Nazas 
                                        SpeciesNotropis nubilus (Forbes in Jordan, 1878) – Ozark minnow, roseate shiner 
                                        SpeciesNotropis orca Woolman, 1894 – phantom shiner, carpita de El Paso 
                                        SpeciesNotropis ortenburgeri Hubbs in Ortenburger and Hubbs, 1927 – Kiamichi shiner 
                                        SpeciesNotropis oxyrhynchus Hubbs and Bonham, 1951 – sharpnose shiner 
                                        SpeciesNotropis ozarcanus Meek, 1891 – Ozark shiner 
                                        SpeciesNotropis percobromus (Cope, 1871) – carmine shiner 
                                        SpeciesNotropis perpallidus Hubbs and Black, 1940 – peppered shiner 
                                        SpeciesNotropis petersoni Fowler, 1942 – coastal shiner 
                                        SpeciesNotropis photogenis (Cope, 1865) – silver shiner 
                                        SpeciesNotropis potteri Hubbs and Bonham, 1951 – chub shiner 
                                        SpeciesNotropis procne (Cope, 1865) – swallowtail shiner 
                                        SpeciesNotropis rafinesquei Suttkus, 1991 – Yazoo shiner 
                                        SpeciesNotropis rubellus (Agassiz, 1850) – rosyface shiner, tête rose 
                                        SpeciesNotropis rubricroceus (Cope, 1868) – saffron shiner 
                                        SpeciesNotropis rupestris Page in Page and Beckham, 1987 – bedrock shiner 
                                        SpeciesNotropis sabinae Jordan and Gilbert, 1886 – Sabine shiner 
                                        SpeciesNotropis saladonis Hubbs and Hubbs, 1958 – Salado shiner, carpita del Salado 
                                        SpeciesNotropis scabriceps (Cope, 1868) – New River shiner 
                                        SpeciesNotropis scepticus (Jordan and Gilbert, 1883) – sandbar shiner 
                                        SpeciesNotropis semperasper Gilbert, 1961 – roughhead shiner 
                                        SpeciesNotropis shumardi (Girard, 1856) – silverband shiner 
                                        SpeciesNotropis simus (Cope in Cope and Yarrow, 1875) – bluntnose shiner, carpita chata 
                                        SpeciesNotropis spectrunculus (Cope, 1868) – mirror shiner 
                                        SpeciesNotropis stilbius Jordan, 1877 – silverstripe shiner 
                                        SpeciesNotropis stramineus (Cope, 1865) – sand shiner, carpita arenera, méné paille 
                                        SpeciesNotropis suttkusi Humphries and Cashner, 1994 – rocky shiner 
                                        SpeciesNotropis telescopus (Cope, 1868) – telescope shiner 
                                        SpeciesNotropis texanus (Girard, 1856) – weed shiner 
                                        SpeciesNotropis topeka (Gilbert, 1884) – Topeka shiner 
                                        SpeciesNotropis tropicus Hubbs and Miller, 1975 – pygmy shiner, carpita tropical 
                                        SpeciesNotropis uranoscopus Suttkus, 1959 – skygazer shiner 
                                        SpeciesNotropis volucellus (Cope, 1865) – mimic shiner, méné pâle 
                                        SpeciesNotropis wickliffi Trautman, 1931 – channel shiner 
                                        SpeciesNotropis xaenocephalus (Jordan, 1877) – Coosa shiner 
       

 References
       
  Expert(s):    
  Expert: Wayne C. Starnes   
  Notes: Research Curator of Fishes, North Carolina State Museum of Natural Sciences, Research Laboratory, 4301 Reedy Creek Rd., Raleigh, NC, 27607, USA   
  Reference for: Notropis    
       
  Other Source(s):    
  Source: Catalog of Fishes, 08-Apr-2005, website (version 05-Apr-05)  
  Acquired: 2005   
  Notes: http://www.calacademy.org/research/ichthyology/catalog/   
  Reference for: Notropis   
       
  Source: NODC Taxonomic Code, database (version 8.0)  
  Acquired: 1996   
  Notes:    
  Reference for: Notropis   
       
  Publication(s):    
  Author(s)/Editor(s): Banks, R. C., R. W. McDiarmid, A. L. Gardner, and W. C. Starnes   
  Publication Date: 2003   
  Article/Chapter Title:    
  Journal/Book Name, Vol. No.: Checklist of Vertebrates of the United States, the U.S. Territories, and Canada   
  Page(s):    
  Publisher:    
  Publication Place:    
  ISBN/ISSN:    
  Notes: As-yet (2003) unpublished manuscript from 1998   
  Reference for: Notropis   
       
  Author(s)/Editor(s): Eschmeyer, William N.   
  Publication Date: 1990   
  Article/Chapter Title:    
  Journal/Book Name, Vol. No.: Genera of Recent Fishes   
  Page(s): iii + 697   
  Publisher: California Academy of Sciences   
  Publication Place: San Francisco, CA, USA   
  ISBN/ISSN: 0-940228-23-8   
  Notes:    
  Reference for: Notropis   
       
  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: Notropis   
       

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