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Trichomycterus  Valenciennes, 1832
Taxonomic Serial No.: 164271

 Taxonomy and Nomenclature
       
  Kingdom: Animalia  
  Taxonomic Rank: Genus  
  Synonym(s):    
  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   
       InfrakingdomDeuterostomia   
          PhylumChordata  – cordés, cordado, chordates  
             SubphylumVertebrata  – vertebrado, vertébrés, vertebrates  
                InfraphylumGnathostomata   
                   SuperclassActinopterygii  – ray-finned fishes, spiny rayed fishes, poisson épineux, poissons ŕ nageoires rayonnées  
                      ClassTeleostei   
                         SuperorderOstariophysi   
                            OrderSiluriformes  – silures, catfishes  
                               FamilyTrichomycteridae Bleeker, 1858 – parasitic catfishes, pencil catfishes  
                                  SubfamilyTrichomycterinae   
                                     GenusTrichomycterus Valenciennes, 1832  
    Direct Children:  
                                        SpeciesTrichomycterus albinotatus Costa, 1992  
                                        SpeciesTrichomycterus alternatus (Eigenmann, 1917)  
                                        SpeciesTrichomycterus alterus (Marini, Nichols and La Monte, 1933)  
                                        SpeciesTrichomycterus areolatus Valenciennes in Cuvier and Valenciennes, 1846  
                                        SpeciesTrichomycterus arleoi (Fernández-Yépez, 1972)  
                                        SpeciesTrichomycterus auroguttatus Costa, 1992  
                                        SpeciesTrichomycterus bahianus Costa, 1992  
                                        SpeciesTrichomycterus barbouri (Eigenmann, 1911)  
                                        SpeciesTrichomycterus belensis Fernández and Vari, 2002  
                                        SpeciesTrichomycterus bogotense (Eigenmann, 1912)  
                                        SpeciesTrichomycterus bomboizanus (Tortonese, 1942)  
                                        SpeciesTrichomycterus borellii Boulenger, 1897  
                                        SpeciesTrichomycterus boylei (Nichols, 1956)  
                                        SpeciesTrichomycterus brasiliensis Lütken, 1874  
                                        SpeciesTrichomycterus caliense (Eigenmann, 1912)  
                                        SpeciesTrichomycterus candidus (Miranda Ribeiro, 1949)  
                                        SpeciesTrichomycterus castroi de Pinna, 1992  
                                        SpeciesTrichomycterus catamarcensis Fernández and Vari, 2000  
                                        SpeciesTrichomycterus caudofasciatus Alencar and Costa, 2004  
                                        SpeciesTrichomycterus celsae Lasso and Provenzano, 2002  
                                        SpeciesTrichomycterus chaberti Durand, 1968  
                                        SpeciesTrichomycterus chapmani (Eigenmann, 1912)  
                                        SpeciesTrichomycterus chiltoni (Eigenmann, 1928)  
                                        SpeciesTrichomycterus chungaraensis Arratia, 1983  
                                        SpeciesTrichomycterus concolor Costa, 1992  
                                        SpeciesTrichomycterus conradi (Eigenmann, 1912)  
                                        SpeciesTrichomycterus corduvensis Weyenbergh, 1877  
                                        SpeciesTrichomycterus cubataonis Bizerril, 1994  
                                        SpeciesTrichomycterus davisi (Haseman, 1911)  
                                        SpeciesTrichomycterus diabolus Bockmann, Casatti and de Pinna, 2004  
                                        SpeciesTrichomycterus dispar (Tschudi, 1846)  
                                        SpeciesTrichomycterus dorsostriatum (Eigenmann, 1917)  
                                        SpeciesTrichomycterus duellmani Arratia and Menu-Marque, 1984  
                                        SpeciesTrichomycterus emanueli (Schultz, 1944)  
                                        SpeciesTrichomycterus fassli (Steindachner, 1915)  
                                        SpeciesTrichomycterus florense (Miranda Ribeiro, 1943)  
                                        SpeciesTrichomycterus gabrieli (Myers, 1926)  
                                        SpeciesTrichomycterus giganteus Lima and Costa, 2004  
                                        SpeciesTrichomycterus goeldii Boulenger, 1896  
                                        SpeciesTrichomycterus gorgona Fernández and Schaefer, 2005  
                                        SpeciesTrichomycterus guianense (Eigenmann, 1909)  
                                        SpeciesTrichomycterus hasemani (Eigenmann, 1914)  
                                        SpeciesTrichomycterus heterodontus (Eigenmann, 1917)  
                                        SpeciesTrichomycterus iheringi (Eigenmann, 1917)  
                                        SpeciesTrichomycterus immaculatus (Eigenmann and Eigenmann, 1889)  
                                        SpeciesTrichomycterus itacambirussu Triques and Vono, 2004  
                                        SpeciesTrichomycterus itacarambiensis Trajano and de Pinna, 1996  
                                        SpeciesTrichomycterus itatiayae Miranda Ribeiro, 1906  
                                        SpeciesTrichomycterus jequitinhonhae Triques and Vono, 2004  
                                        SpeciesTrichomycterus johnsoni (Fowler, 1932)  
                                        SpeciesTrichomycterus knerii Steindachner, 1882  
                                        SpeciesTrichomycterus landinga Triques and Vono, 2004  
                                        SpeciesTrichomycterus latidens (Eigenmann, 1917)  
                                        SpeciesTrichomycterus latistriatus (Eigenmann, 1917)  
                                        SpeciesTrichomycterus laucaensis Arratia, 1983  
                                        SpeciesTrichomycterus lewi Lasso and Provenzano, 2002  
                                        SpeciesTrichomycterus longibarbatus Costa, 1992  
                                        SpeciesTrichomycterus maracaiboensis (Schultz, 1944)  
                                        SpeciesTrichomycterus maracaya Bockmann and Sazima, 2004  
                                        SpeciesTrichomycterus mboycy Wosiacki and Garavello, 2004  
                                        SpeciesTrichomycterus meridae Regan, 1903  
                                        SpeciesTrichomycterus migrans (Dahl, 1960)  
                                        SpeciesTrichomycterus mimonha Costa, 1992  
                                        SpeciesTrichomycterus mirissumba Costa, 1992  
                                        SpeciesTrichomycterus mondolfi (Schultz, 1945)  
                                        SpeciesTrichomycterus motatanensis (Schultz, 1944)  
                                        SpeciesTrichomycterus naipi Wosiacki and Garavello, 2004  
                                        SpeciesTrichomycterus nigricans Valenciennes, 1832  
                                        SpeciesTrichomycterus nigromaculatus Boulenger, 1887  
                                        SpeciesTrichomycterus pantherinus Alencar and Costa, 2004  
                                        SpeciesTrichomycterus paolence (Eigenmann, 1917)  
                                        SpeciesTrichomycterus papilliferus Wosiacki and Garavello, 2004  
                                        SpeciesTrichomycterus paquequerense (Miranda Ribeiro, 1943)  
                                        SpeciesTrichomycterus piurae (Eigenmann, 1922)  
                                        SpeciesTrichomycterus plumbeus Wosiacki and Garavello, 2004  
                                        SpeciesTrichomycterus potschi Barbosa and Costa, 2003  
                                        SpeciesTrichomycterus pseudosilvinichthys Fernández and Vari, 2004  
                                        SpeciesTrichomycterus punctatissimus Castelnau, 1855  
                                        SpeciesTrichomycterus punctulatus Valenciennes in Cuvier and Valenciennes, 1846  
                                        SpeciesTrichomycterus ramosus Fernández, 2000  
                                        SpeciesTrichomycterus regani (Eigenmann, 1917)  
                                        SpeciesTrichomycterus reinhardti (Eigenmann, 1917)  
                                        SpeciesTrichomycterus retropinnis Regan, 1903  
                                        SpeciesTrichomycterus riojanus (Berg, 1897)  
                                        SpeciesTrichomycterus rivulatus Valenciennes in Cuvier and Valenciennes, 1846  
                                        SpeciesTrichomycterus roigi Arratia and Menu-Marque, 1984  
                                        SpeciesTrichomycterus romeroi (Fowler, 1941)  
                                        SpeciesTrichomycterus santaeritae (Eigenmann, 1918)  
                                        SpeciesTrichomycterus spegazzinii (Berg, 1897)  
                                        SpeciesTrichomycterus spelaeus DoNascimiento, Villarreal and Provenzano, 2001  
                                        SpeciesTrichomycterus spilosoma (Regan, 1913)  
                                        SpeciesTrichomycterus stawiarski (Miranda Ribeiro, 1968)  
                                        SpeciesTrichomycterus stellatus (Eigenmann, 1918)  
                                        SpeciesTrichomycterus straminius (Eigenmann, 1917)  
                                        SpeciesTrichomycterus striatus (Meek and Hildebrand, 1913)  
                                        SpeciesTrichomycterus taczanowskii Steindachner, 1882  
                                        SpeciesTrichomycterus taenia Kner, 1863  
                                        SpeciesTrichomycterus taeniops Fowler, 1954  
                                        SpeciesTrichomycterus taroba Wosiacki and Garavello, 2004  
                                        SpeciesTrichomycterus tenuis Weyenbergh, 1877  
                                        SpeciesTrichomycterus transandianum (Steindachner, 1915)  
                                        SpeciesTrichomycterus travassosi (Miranda Ribeiro, 1949)  
                                        SpeciesTrichomycterus trefauti Wosiacki, 2004  
                                        SpeciesTrichomycterus triguttatus (Eigenmann, 1918)  
                                        SpeciesTrichomycterus unicolor (Regan, 1913)  
                                        SpeciesTrichomycterus variegatus Costa, 1992  
                                        SpeciesTrichomycterus venulosus (Steindachner, 1915)  
                                        SpeciesTrichomycterus vermiculatus (Eigenmann, 1917)  
                                        SpeciesTrichomycterus vittatus Regan, 1903  
                                        SpeciesTrichomycterus weyrauchi (Fowler, 1945)  
                                        SpeciesTrichomycterus yuska Fernández and Schaefer, 2003  
                                        SpeciesTrichomycterus zonatus (Eigenmann, 1918)  
       

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

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