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Akysis  Bleeker, 1858
Taxonomic Serial No.: 164107

 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: 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  
                            OrderSiluriformes  – silures, catfishes  
                               FamilyAkysidae Gill, 1861 – stream catfishes  
                                  GenusAkysis Bleeker, 1858  
    Direct Children:  
                                     SpeciesAkysis alfredi Ng and Kottelat, 1998  
                                     SpeciesAkysis baramensis Fowler, 1905  
                                     SpeciesAkysis brachybarbatus Chen in He and Chen, 1981  
                                     SpeciesAkysis clavulus Ng and Freyhof, 2003  
                                     SpeciesAkysis ephippifer Ng and Kottelat, 1998  
                                     SpeciesAkysis fuscus Ng and Kottelat, 1996  
                                     SpeciesAkysis hendricksoni Alfred, 1966  
                                     SpeciesAkysis heterurus Ng, 1996  
                                     SpeciesAkysis inermis Ng and Kottelat, 2000  
                                     SpeciesAkysis leucorhynchus Fowler, 1934  
                                     SpeciesAkysis macronemus Bleeker, 1860  
                                     SpeciesAkysis maculipinnis Fowler, 1934  
                                     SpeciesAkysis meridionalis Ng and Siebert, 2004  
                                     SpeciesAkysis microps Ng and Tan, 1999  
                                     SpeciesAkysis pictus Günther, 1883  
                                     SpeciesAkysis prashadi Hora, 1936  
                                     SpeciesAkysis pseudobagarius Roberts, 1989  
                                     SpeciesAkysis recavus Ng and Kottelat, 1998  
                                     SpeciesAkysis similis Ng and Kottelat, 1998  
                                     SpeciesAkysis sinensis He in He and Chen, 1981  
                                     SpeciesAkysis subtilis Ng and Kottelat, 1998  
                                     SpeciesAkysis variegatus (Bleeker, 1846)  
                                     SpeciesAkysis varius Ng and Kottelat, 1998  
                                     SpeciesAkysis vespa Ng and Kottelat, 2004  

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

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