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Pimelodus  Lacepède, 1803
Taxonomic Serial No.: 164240

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 Taxonomy and Nomenclature
       
  Kingdom: Animalia  
  Taxonomic Rank: Genus  
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  Current Standing: valid  
       
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  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   
                            OrderSiluriformes  – silures, catfishes  
                               FamilyPimelodidae  – flat-hosed catfishes, long-whiskered catfishes, poissons-chats à longues moustaches, juiles, longwhiskered catfishes  
                                  GenusPimelodus Lacepède, 1803  
    Direct Children:  
                                     Species Pimelodus absconditus Azpelicueta, 1995  
                                     Species Pimelodus albicans (Valenciennes in Cuvier and Valenciennes, 1840)  
                                     Species Pimelodus albofasciatus Mees, 1974  
                                     Species Pimelodus altissimus Eigenmann and Pearson in Eigenmann and Allen, 1942  
                                     Species Pimelodus argenteus Perugia, 1891  
                                     Species Pimelodus atrobrunneus Vidal and Lucena, 1999  
                                     Species Pimelodus blochii Valenciennes in Cuvier and Valenciennes, 1840  
                                     Species Pimelodus brevis Marini, Nichols and La Monte, 1933  
                                     Species Pimelodus coprophagus Schultz, 1944  
                                     Species Pimelodus fur (Lütken, 1874)  
                                     Species Pimelodus garciabarrigai Dahl, 1961  
                                     Species Pimelodus grosskopfii Steindachner, 1879  
                                     Species Pimelodus heraldoi Azpelicueta, 2001  
                                     Species Pimelodus jivaro Eigenmann and Pearson in Eigenmann and Allen, 1942  
                                     Species Pimelodus maculatus Lacepède, 1803 – Congo barbaso 
                                     Species Pimelodus microstoma Steindachner, 1877  
                                     Species Pimelodus mysteriosus Azpelicueta, 1998  
                                     Species Pimelodus navarroi Schultz, 1944  
                                     Species Pimelodus ornatus Kner, 1858  
                                     Species Pimelodus ortmanni Haseman, 1911  
                                     Species Pimelodus paranaensis Britski and Langeani, 1988  
                                     Species Pimelodus pictus Steindachner, 1876  
                                     Species Pimelodus platicirris Borodin, 1927  
                                     Species Pimelodus punctatus (Meek and Hildebrand, 1913)  
       

 References
       
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  Source: Catalog of Fishes, 08-Apr-2005, website (version 05-Apr-05)  
  Acquired: 2005   
  Notes: http://www.calacademy.org/research/ichthyology/catalog/   
  Reference for: Pimelodus   
       
  Source: Catalog of Fishes, 17-Mar-2003, website (version 13-Mar-03)  
  Acquired: 2003   
  Notes: http://www.calacademy.org/research/ichthyology/catalog/   
  Reference for: Pimelodus   
       
  Source: NODC Taxonomic Code, database (version 8.0)  
  Acquired: 1996   
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  Reference for: Pimelodus   
       
  Publication(s):    
  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: Pimelodus   
       
  Author(s)/Editor(s): Nelson, Joseph S.  
  Publication Date: 1994   
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  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   
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  Reference for: Pimelodus   
       

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