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Farlowella  Eigenmann and Eigenmann, 1889
Taxonomic Serial No.: 164357

 Taxonomy and Nomenclature
  Kingdom: Animalia  
  Taxonomic Rank: Genus  
  Synonym(s): Acestra Kner, 1853
  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 ŕ nageoires rayonnées  
                            OrderSiluriformes  – silures, catfishes  
                               FamilyLoricariidae Rafinesque, 1815 – suckermouth armored catfishes, suckermouth catfishes, loricariidés, plecóstomas, armored catfishes  
                                  SubfamilyLoricariinae  – armored catfishes  
                                     GenusFarlowella Eigenmann and Eigenmann, 1889  
    Direct Children:  
                                        SpeciesFarlowella acus (Kner, 1853)  
                                        SpeciesFarlowella amazonum (Günther, 1864)  
                                        SpeciesFarlowella colombiensis Retzer and Page, 1997  
                                        SpeciesFarlowella curtirostra Myers, 1942  
                                        SpeciesFarlowella gracilis Regan, 1904  
                                        SpeciesFarlowella hahni Meinken, 1937  
                                        SpeciesFarlowella hasemani Eigenmann and Vance, 1917  
                                        SpeciesFarlowella henriquei Miranda Ribeiro, 1918  
                                        SpeciesFarlowella isbruckeri Retzer and Page, 1997  
                                        SpeciesFarlowella jauruensis Eigenmann and Vance, 1917  
                                        SpeciesFarlowella knerii (Steindachner, 1882)  
                                        SpeciesFarlowella mariaelenae Martín Salazar, 1964  
                                        SpeciesFarlowella martini Fernández-Yépez, 1972  
                                        SpeciesFarlowella nattereri Steindachner, 1910  
                                        SpeciesFarlowella odontotumulus Retzer and Page, 1997  
                                        SpeciesFarlowella oxyrryncha (Kner, 1853)  
                                        SpeciesFarlowella paraguayensis Retzer and Page, 1997  
                                        SpeciesFarlowella platoryncha Retzer and Page, 1997  
                                        SpeciesFarlowella reticulata Boeseman, 1971  
                                        SpeciesFarlowella rugosa Boeseman, 1971  
                                        SpeciesFarlowella schreitmuelleri Ahl, 1937  
                                        SpeciesFarlowella smithi Fowler, 1913  
                                        SpeciesFarlowella taphorni Retzer and Page, 1997  
                                        SpeciesFarlowella venezuelensis Martín Salazar, 1964  
                                        SpeciesFarlowella vittata Myers, 1942  

  Reference for:    
  Other Source(s):    
  Source: Catalog of Fishes, 08-Apr-2005, website (version 05-Apr-05)  
  Acquired: 2005   
  Reference for: Farlowella   
  Source: Catalog of Fishes, 17-Mar-2003, website (version 13-Mar-03)  
  Acquired: 2003   
  Reference for: Farlowella   
  Source: NODC Taxonomic Code, database (version 8.0)  
  Acquired: 1996   
  Reference for: Farlowella   
  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: Farlowella   
  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: Farlowella   

 Geographic Information
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