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Gila  Baird and Girard, 1853
Taxonomic Serial No.: 163541

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 Taxonomy and Nomenclature
       
  Kingdom: Animalia  
  Taxonomic Rank: Genus  
  Synonym(s):    
  Common Name(s): western chubs [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  
                                     GenusGila Baird and Girard, 1853 – western chubs  
    Direct Children:  
                                        Species Gila atraria (Girard, 1856) – Utah chub 
                                        Species Gila brevicauda Norris, Fischer and Minckley, 2003 – shorttail chub, carpa colicorta 
                                        Species Gila coerulea (Girard, 1856) – blue chub 
                                        Species Gila conspersa Garman, 1881 – carpa Mayrán, Nazas chub 
                                        Species Gila crassicauda (Baird and Girard in Girard, 1854) – thicktail chub 
                                        Species Gila cypha Miller, 1946 – humpback chub 
                                        Species Gila ditaenia Miller, 1945 – Sonora chub, carpa sonorense 
                                        Species Gila elegans Baird and Girard, 1853 – bonytail, bonytail chub, carpa elegante 
                                        Species Gila eremica DeMarais, 1991 – desert chub, carpa del desierto 
                                        Species Gila intermedia (Girard, 1856) – Gila chub, carpa del Gila 
                                        Species Gila minacae Meek, 1902 – Mexican roundtail chub, carpa cola redonda mexicana 
                                        Species Gila modesta (Garman, 1881) – Saltillo chub, carpa de Saltillo 
                                        Species Gila nigra Cope in Cope and Yarrow, 1875 – headwater chub 
                                        Species Gila nigrescens (Girard, 1856) – Chihuahua chub, carpa de Chihuahua 
                                        Species Gila orcuttii (Eigenmann and Eigenmann, 1890) – arroyo chub 
                                        Species Gila pandora (Cope, 1872) – Rio Grande chub 
                                        Species Gila pulchra (Girard, 1856) – Conchos chub, carpa del Conchos 
                                        Species Gila purpurea (Girard, 1856) – Yaqui chub, carpa púrpura 
                                        Species Gila robusta Baird and Girard, 1853 – roundtail chub 
                                        Species Gila seminuda Cope and Yarrow, 1875 – Virgin chub, Virgin River chub 
       

 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: Gila    
       
  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: Gila   
       
  Source: NODC Taxonomic Code, database (version 8.0)  
  Acquired: 1996   
  Notes:    
  Reference for: Gila   
       
  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: Gila   
       
  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: Gila   
       
  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: Gila   
       

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