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Nemacheilus  Bleeker, 1863
Taxonomic Serial No.: 163982

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 Taxonomy and Nomenclature
  Kingdom: Animalia  
  Taxonomic Rank: Genus  
  Synonym(s): Noemacheilus Kuhl and van Hasselt in van Hasselt, 1823
    Troglocobitis Parin, 1983
  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  
          PhylumChordata  – cordés, cordado, chordates  
             SubphylumVertebrata  – vertebrado, vertébrés, vertebrates  
                   SuperclassActinopterygii  – ray-finned fishes, spiny rayed fishes, poisson épineux, poissons à nageoires rayonnées  
                            OrderCypriniformes  – cyprins, meuniers, minnows, suckers  
                                  FamilyBalitoridae  – river loaches  
                                        GenusNemacheilus Bleeker, 1863  
    Direct Children:  
                                           Species Nemacheilus abyssinicus Boulenger, 1902  
                                           Species Nemacheilus angorae Steindachner, 1897  
                                           Species Nemacheilus anguilla Annandale, 1919  
                                           Species Nemacheilus arenicolus Kottelat, 1998  
                                           Species Nemacheilus banar Freyhof and Serov, 2001  
                                           Species Nemacheilus barapaniensis Menon, 1987  
                                           Species Nemacheilus binotatus Smith, 1933  
                                           Species Nemacheilus carletoni Fowler, 1924  
                                           Species Nemacheilus chrysolaimos (Valenciennes in Cuvier and Valenciennes, 1846)  
                                           Species Nemacheilus cleopatra Freyhof and Serov, 2001  
                                           Species Nemacheilus devdevi Hora, 1935  
                                           Species Nemacheilus doonensis Tilak and Husain, 1977  
                                           Species Nemacheilus drassensis Tilak, 1990  
                                           Species Nemacheilus elegantissimus Chin and Samat, 1992  
                                           Species Nemacheilus evezardi Day, 1872  
                                           Species Nemacheilus fasciatus (Valenciennes in Cuvier and Valenciennes, 1846) – barred loach 
                                           Species Nemacheilus gangeticus Menon, 1987  
                                           Species Nemacheilus hamwii Krupp and Schneider, 1991  
                                           Species Nemacheilus himachalensis Menon, 1987  
                                           Species Nemacheilus huapingensis Wu and Wu in Wu and Wu, 1992  
                                           Species Nemacheilus inglisi Hora, 1935  
                                           Species Nemacheilus insignis (Heckel, 1843)  
                                           Species Nemacheilus kaimurensis Husain and Tilak, 1998  
                                           Species Nemacheilus kangjupkhulensis Hora, 1921  
                                           Species Nemacheilus kapuasensis Kottelat, 1984  
                                           Species Nemacheilus keralensis (Rita, Banarescu and Nalbant, 1978)  
                                           Species Nemacheilus kodaguensis Menon, 1987  
                                           Species Nemacheilus kullmanni (Banarescu, Nalbant and Ladiges, 1975)  
                                           Species Nemacheilus kuschakewitschi Herzenstein, 1890  
                                           Species Nemacheilus lactogeneus Roberts, 1989  
                                           Species Nemacheilus leontinae Lortet, 1883  
                                           Species Nemacheilus longicaudus (Kessler, 1872)  
                                           Species Nemacheilus longipectoralis Popta, 1905  
                                           Species Nemacheilus longipinnis Ahl, 1922  
                                           Species Nemacheilus longistriatus Kottelat, 1990  
                                           Species Nemacheilus masyai Smith, 1933 – arrow loach 
                                           Species Nemacheilus monilis Hora, 1921  
                                           Species Nemacheilus mooreh (Sykes, 1839)  
                                           Species Nemacheilus nilgiriensis Menon, 1987  
                                           Species Nemacheilus obscurus (Smith, 1945)  
                                           Species Nemacheilus olivaceus Boulenger, 1894  
                                           Species Nemacheilus ornatus Kottelat, 1990  
                                           Species Nemacheilus oxianus Kessler, 1877  
                                           Species Nemacheilus pallidus Kottelat, 1990  
                                           Species Nemacheilus paradoxus Turdakov, 1955  
                                           Species Nemacheilus pavonaceus (McClelland, 1839)  
                                           Species Nemacheilus pfeifferae (Bleeker, 1853)  
                                           Species Nemacheilus platiceps Kottelat, 1990  
                                           Species Nemacheilus polytaenia Zhu, 1982  
                                           Species Nemacheilus pulsiz Krupp, 1992  
                                           Species Nemacheilus reticulofasciatus (Singh and Banarescu in Singh, Sen, Banarescu and Nalbant, 1982)  
                                           Species Nemacheilus rueppelli (Sykes, 1839)  
                                           Species Nemacheilus rupecula (McClelland, 1838)  
                                           Species Nemacheilus saravacensis Boulenger, 1894  
                                           Species Nemacheilus savona (Hamilton, 1822)  
                                           Species Nemacheilus scaturigina (McClelland, 1839)  
                                           Species Nemacheilus selangoricus Duncker, 1904 – fighting loach 
                                           Species Nemacheilus semiarmatus Day, 1867  
                                           Species Nemacheilus sewerzowi Nikolskii, 1938  
                                           Species Nemacheilus shehensis Tilak, 1990  
                                           Species Nemacheilus shuangjiangensis Zhu and Wang, 1985  
                                           Species Nemacheilus singhi Menon, 1987  
                                           Species Nemacheilus spiniferus Kottelat, 1984  
                                           Species Nemacheilus starostini Parin, 1983  
                                           Species Nemacheilus subfusca (McClelland, 1839)  
                                           Species Nemacheilus tikaderi (Barman, 1985)  
                                           Species Nemacheilus troglocataractus Kottelat and Géry, 1989  
                                           Species Nemacheilus tuberigum Hadiaty and Siebert, 2001  
                                           Species Nemacheilus xiangxiensis Yang, Yuan and Liao, 1986  
                                           Species Nemacheilus yingjiangensis Zhu, 1982  

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

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