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Corydoras  Lacepède, 1803
Taxonomic Serial No.: 164282

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 Taxonomy and Nomenclature
       
  Kingdom: Animalia  
  Taxonomic Rank: Genus  
  Synonym(s): Microcorydoras Myers, 1953
 
  Common Name(s):    
       
  Taxonomic Status:    
  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  
                               FamilyCallichthyidae Bonaparte, 1838 – callichthyid armored catfishes, mailed catfishes, armored catfishes, poissons-chats cuirassés, coridoras, plated catfishes  
                                  SubfamilyCorydoradinae Hoedeman, 1952  
                                     GenusCorydoras Lacepède, 1803  
    Direct Children:  
                                        Species Corydoras acrensis Nijssen, 1972  
                                        Species Corydoras acutus Cope, 1872 – blacktop catfish 
                                        Species Corydoras adolfoi Burgess, 1982  
                                        Species Corydoras aeneus (Gill, 1858) – bronze corydoras 
                                        Species Corydoras agassizii Steindachner, 1876 – Agassiz's corydoras 
                                        Species Corydoras albolineatus Knaack, 2004  
                                        Species Corydoras amandajanea Sands, 1995  
                                        Species Corydoras amapaensis Nijssen, 1972  
                                        Species Corydoras ambiacus Cope, 1872  
                                        Species Corydoras amphibelus Cope, 1872  
                                        Species Corydoras approuaguensis Nijssen and Isbrücker, 1983  
                                        Species Corydoras araguaiaensis Sands, 1990  
                                        Species Corydoras arcuatus Elwin, 1939  
                                        Species Corydoras areio Knaack, 2000  
                                        Species Corydoras armatus (Günther, 1868)  
                                        Species Corydoras atropersonatus Weitzman and Nijssen, 1970  
                                        Species Corydoras aurofrenatus Eigenmann and Kennedy, 1903  
                                        Species Corydoras axelrodi Rössel, 1962  
                                        Species Corydoras baderi Geisler, 1969  
                                        Species Corydoras barbatus (Quoy and Gaimard, 1824) – banded corydoras 
                                        Species Corydoras bertoni Eigenmann in Eigenmann and Allen, 1942  
                                        Species Corydoras bicolor Nijssen and Isbrücker, 1967  
                                        Species Corydoras bifasciatus Nijssen, 1972  
                                        Species Corydoras bilineatus Knaack, 2002  
                                        Species Corydoras blochi Nijssen, 1971  
                                        Species Corydoras boehlkei Nijssen and Isbrücker, 1982  
                                        Species Corydoras boesemani Nijssen and Isbrücker, 1967  
                                        Species Corydoras bondi Gosline, 1940  
                                        Species Corydoras breei Isbrücker and Nijssen, 1992  
                                        Species Corydoras brevirostris Fraser-Brunner, 1947  
                                        Species Corydoras burgessi Axelrod, 1987  
                                        Species Corydoras carlae Nijssen and Isbrücker, 1983  
                                        Species Corydoras caudimaculatus Rössel, 1961  
                                        Species Corydoras cervinus Rössel, 1962  
                                        Species Corydoras cochui Myers and Weitzman, 1954  
                                        Species Corydoras concolor Weitzman, 1961  
                                        Species Corydoras condiscipulus Nijssen and Isbrücker, 1980  
                                        Species Corydoras copei Nijssen and Isbrücker, 1986  
                                        Species Corydoras coppenamensis Nijssen, 1970  
                                        Species Corydoras coriatae Burgess, 1997  
                                        Species Corydoras crimmeni Grant, 1997  
                                        Species Corydoras cruziensis Knaack, 2002  
                                        Species Corydoras crypticus Sands, 1995  
                                        Species Corydoras davidsandsi Black, 1987  
                                        Species Corydoras delphax Nijssen and Isbrücker, 1983  
                                        Species Corydoras difluviatilis Britto and Castro, 2002  
                                        Species Corydoras diphyes Axenrot and Kullander, 2003  
                                        Species Corydoras duplicareus Sands, 1995  
                                        Species Corydoras ehrhardti Steindachner, 1910  
                                        Species Corydoras elegans Steindachner, 1876  
                                        Species Corydoras ellisae Gosline, 1940  
                                        Species Corydoras ephippifer Nijssen, 1972  
                                        Species Corydoras eques Steindachner, 1876  
                                        Species Corydoras evelynae Rössel, 1963  
                                        Species Corydoras filamentosus Nijssen and Isbrücker, 1983  
                                        Species Corydoras flaveolus Ihering, 1911  
                                        Species Corydoras fowleri Böhlke, 1950  
                                        Species Corydoras garbei Ihering, 1911  
                                        Species Corydoras geoffroy Lacepède, 1803  
                                        Species Corydoras geryi Nijssen and Isbrücker, 1983  
                                        Species Corydoras gomezi Castro, 1986  
                                        Species Corydoras gossei Nijssen, 1972  
                                        Species Corydoras gracilis Nijssen and Isbrücker, 1976  
                                        Species Corydoras griseus Holly, 1940  
                                        Species Corydoras guapore Knaack, 1961  
                                        Species Corydoras guianensis Nijssen, 1970  
                                        Species Corydoras habrosus Weitzman, 1960  
                                        Species Corydoras haraldschultzi Knaack, 1962  
                                        Species Corydoras hastatus Eigenmann and Eigenmann, 1888 – dwarf corydoras, micro catfish 
                                        Species Corydoras heteromorphus Nijssen, 1970  
                                        Species Corydoras imitator Nijssen and Isbrücker, 1983  
                                        Species Corydoras incolicana Burgess, 1993  
                                        Species Corydoras isbrueckeri Knaack, 2004  
                                        Species Corydoras julii Steindachner, 1906  
                                        Species Corydoras kanei Grant, 1998  
                                        Species Corydoras lacerdai Hieronimus, 1995  
                                        Species Corydoras lamberti Nijssen and Isbrücker, 1986  
                                        Species Corydoras latus Pearson, 1924  
                                        Species Corydoras leopardus Myers, 1933  
                                        Species Corydoras leucomelas Eigenmann and Allen, 1942  
                                        Species Corydoras loretoensis Nijssen and Isbrücker, 1986  
                                        Species Corydoras loxozonus Nijssen and Isbrücker, 1983  
                                        Species Corydoras macropterus Regan, 1913  
                                        Species Corydoras maculifer Nijssen and Isbrücker, 1971  
                                        Species Corydoras mamore Knaak, 2002  
                                        Species Corydoras melanistius Regan, 1912 – black-spotted corydoras 
                                        Species Corydoras melanotaenia Regan, 1912  
                                        Species Corydoras melini Lönnberg and Rendahl, 1930  
                                        Species Corydoras metae Eigenmann, 1914  
                                        Species Corydoras micracanthus Regan, 1912  
                                        Species Corydoras multimaculatus Steindachner, 1907  
                                        Species Corydoras nanus Nijssen and Isbrücker, 1967  
                                        Species Corydoras napoensis Nijssen and Isbrücker, 1986  
                                        Species Corydoras narcissus Nijssen and Isbrücker, 1980  
                                        Species Corydoras nattereri Steindachner, 1876  
                                        Species Corydoras negro Knaack, 2004  
                                        Species Corydoras nijsseni Sands, 1989  
                                        Species Corydoras noelkempffi Knaack, 2004  
                                        Species Corydoras oiapoquensis Nijssen, 1972  
                                        Species Corydoras ornatus Nijssen and Isbrücker, 1976  
                                        Species Corydoras orphnopterus Weitzman and Nijssen, 1970  
                                        Species Corydoras osteocarus Böhlke, 1951  
                                        Species Corydoras ourastigma Nijssen, 1972  
                                        Species Corydoras oxyrhynchus Nijssen and Isbrücker, 1967  
                                        Species Corydoras paleatus (Jenyns, 1842) – peppered corydoras 
                                        Species Corydoras panda Nijssen and Isbrücker, 1971  
                                        Species Corydoras pantanalensis Knaack, 2001  
                                        Species Corydoras paragua Knaack, 2004  
                                        Species Corydoras parallelus Burgess, 1993  
                                        Species Corydoras pastazensis Weitzman, 1963  
                                        Species Corydoras paucerna Knaack, 2004  
                                        Species Corydoras pinheiroi Dinkelmeyer, 1995  
                                        Species Corydoras polystictus Regan, 1912  
                                        Species Corydoras potaroensis Myers, 1927  
                                        Species Corydoras prionotos Nijssen and Isbrücker, 1980  
                                        Species Corydoras pulcher Isbrücker and Nijssen, 1973  
                                        Species Corydoras punctatus (Bloch, 1794)  
                                        Species Corydoras pygmaeus Knaack, 1966 – pygmy corydoras 
                                        Species Corydoras rabauti La Monte, 1941 – Rabaut's corydoras 
                                        Species Corydoras reticulatus Fraser-Brunner, 1938 – reticulated corydoras 
                                        Species Corydoras reynoldsi Myers and Weitzman, 1960  
                                        Species Corydoras robineae Burgess, 1983  
                                        Species Corydoras robustus Nijssen and Isbrücker, 1980  
                                        Species Corydoras sanchesi Nijssen and Isbrücker, 1967  
                                        Species Corydoras saramaccensis Nijssen, 1970  
                                        Species Corydoras sarareensis Dinkelmeyer, 1995  
                                        Species Corydoras schwartzi Rössel, 1963  
                                        Species Corydoras semiaquilus Weitzman, 1964  
                                        Species Corydoras septentrionalis Gosline, 1940  
                                        Species Corydoras serratus Sands, 1995  
                                        Species Corydoras seussi Dinkelmeyer, 1996  
                                        Species Corydoras similis Hieronimus, 1991  
                                        Species Corydoras simulatus Weitzman and Nijssen, 1970  
                                        Species Corydoras sipaliwini Hoedeman, 1965  
                                        Species Corydoras sodalis Nijssen and Isbrücker, 1986  
                                        Species Corydoras solox Nijssen and Isbrücker, 1983  
                                        Species Corydoras spectabilis Knaack, 1999  
                                        Species Corydoras spilurus Norman, 1926  
                                        Species Corydoras steindachneri Isbrücker and Nijssen, 1973  
                                        Species Corydoras stenocephalus Eigenmann and Allen, 1942  
                                        Species Corydoras sterbai Knaack, 1962  
                                        Species Corydoras surinamensis Nijssen, 1970  
                                        Species Corydoras sychri Weitzman, 1960  
                                        Species Corydoras treitlii Steindachner, 1906  
                                        Species Corydoras trilineatus Cope, 1872  
                                        Species Corydoras tukano Britto and Lima, 2003  
                                        Species Corydoras undulatus Regan, 1912  
                                        Species Corydoras virginiae Burgess, 1993  
                                        Species Corydoras vittatus Nijssen, 1971  
                                        Species Corydoras weitzmani Nijssen, 1971  
                                        Species Corydoras xinguensis Nijssen, 1972  
                                        Species Corydoras zygatus Eigenmann and Allen, 1942  
       

 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: Corydoras   
       
  Source: Catalog of Fishes, 17-Mar-2003, website (version 13-Mar-03)  
  Acquired: 2003   
  Notes: http://www.calacademy.org/research/ichthyology/catalog/   
  Reference for: Corydoras   
       
  Source: NODC Taxonomic Code, database (version 8.0)  
  Acquired: 1996   
  Notes:    
  Reference for: Corydoras   
       
  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: Corydoras   
       
  Author(s)/Editor(s): Reis, Roberto E. / Reis, Roberto E., Sven O. Kullander, and Carl J. Ferraris, Jr., eds.  
  Publication Date: 2003   
  Article/Chapter Title: Family Callichthyidae (Armored catfishes)   
  Journal/Book Name, Vol. No.: Check List of the Freshwater Fishes of South and Central America   
  Page(s): 291-309   
  Publisher: Edipucrs   
  Publication Place: Porto Alegre, Brazil   
  ISBN/ISSN: 85-7430-361-5   
  Notes:    
  Reference for: Corydoras   
       

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