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Cobitis  Linnaeus, 1758
Taxonomic Serial No.: 163980

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 Taxonomy and Nomenclature
  Kingdom: Animalia  
  Taxonomic Rank: Genus  
  Synonym(s): Acantophthalmus van Hasselt, 1823
  Common Name(s):    
  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  – triploblasts  
          PhylumChordata  – cordÚs, cordado, chordates  
             SubphylumVertebrata  – vertebrado, vertÚbrÚs, vertebrates  
                   SuperclassActinopterygii  – ray-finned fishes, spiny rayed fishes, poisson Úpineux, poissons Ó nageoires rayonnÚes  
                            OrderCypriniformes  – cyprins, meuniers, minnows, suckers  
                                  FamilyCobitidae  – loaches, lochas, loches  
                                        GenusCobitis Linnaeus, 1758  
    Direct Children:  
                                           Species Cobitis albicoloris Chichkoff, 1932  
                                           Species Cobitis arachthosensis Economidis and Nalbant, 1996  
                                           Species Cobitis battalgili Bacescu, 1962  
                                           Species Cobitis bilineata Canestrini, 1865  
                                           Species Cobitis bilseli Battalgil, 1942  
                                           Species Cobitis biwae Jordan and Snyder, 1901  
                                           Species Cobitis calderoni Bacescu, 1962  
                                           Species Cobitis choii Kim and Son, 1984  
                                           Species Cobitis dolichorhynchus Nichols, 1918  
                                           Species Cobitis elazigensis Coad and SarieyyŘpoglu, 1988  
                                           Species Cobitis elongata Heckel and Kner, 1858  
                                           Species Cobitis elongatoides Bacescu and Maier, 1969  
                                           Species Cobitis fahirae Erkakan, Atalay-Ekmekši and Nalbant, 1998  
                                           Species Cobitis hangkugensis Kim, Park, Son and Nalbant, 2003  
                                           Species Cobitis hellenica Economidis and Nalbant, 1996  
                                           Species Cobitis kellei Erkakan, Atalay-Ekmekši and Nalbant, 1998  
                                           Species Cobitis laoensis (Sauvage, 1878)  
                                           Species Cobitis lebedevi Vasil'eva and Vasil'ev, 1985  
                                           Species Cobitis levantina Krupp and Moubayed, 1992  
                                           Species Cobitis linea (Heckel, 1847)  
                                           Species Cobitis lutheri Rendahl, 1935  
                                           Species Cobitis macrostigma Dabry de Thiersant, 1872  
                                           Species Cobitis maroccana Pellegrin, 1929  
                                           Species Cobitis matsubarai Okada and Ikeda, 1939  
                                           Species Cobitis megaspila Nalbant, 1993  
                                           Species Cobitis melanoleuca Nichols, 1925  
                                           Species Cobitis meridionalis Karaman, 1924  
                                           Species Cobitis misgurnoides Rendahl, 1944  
                                           Species Cobitis pacifica Kim, Park and Nalbant, 1999  
                                           Species Cobitis paludica (de Buen, 1930)  
                                           Species Cobitis puncticulata Erkakan, Atalay-Ekmekši and Nalbant, 1998  
                                           Species Cobitis punctilineata Economidis and Nalbant, 1996  
                                           Species Cobitis rhodopensis Vassilev, 1998  
                                           Species Cobitis rossomeridionalis Vasil'eva and Vasil'ev, 1998  
                                           Species Cobitis satunini Gladkov, 1935  
                                           Species Cobitis simplicispina Hankˇ, 1925  
                                           Species Cobitis sinensis Sauvage and Dabry de Thiersant, 1874  
                                           Species Cobitis splendens Erkakan, Atalay-Ekmekši and Nalbant, 1998  
                                           Species Cobitis stephanidisi Economidis, 1992  
                                           Species Cobitis striata Ikeda, 1936  
                                           Species Cobitis strumicae Karaman, 1955  
                                           Species Cobitis taenia Linnaeus, 1758 – spine loach, weatherfish 
                                           Species Cobitis takatsuensis Mizuno, 1970  
                                           Species Cobitis tanaitica Bacescu and Maier, 1969  
                                           Species Cobitis tetralineata Kim, Park and Nalbant, 1999  
                                           Species Cobitis trichonica Stephanidis, 1974  
                                           Species Cobitis turcica Hankˇ, 1925  
                                           Species Cobitis vardarensis Karaman, 1928  
                                           Species Cobitis vettonica Doadrio and Perdices, 1997  

  Reference for:    
  Other Source(s):    
  Source: Catalog of Fishes, 08-Apr-2005, website (version 05-Apr-05)  
  Acquired: 2005   
  Reference for: Cobitis   
  Source: NODC Taxonomic Code, database (version 8.0)  
  Acquired: 1996   
  Reference for: Cobitis   
  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: Cobitis   
  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: Cobitis   

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