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Astroblepus  Humboldt, 1805
Taxonomic Serial No.: 164384

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 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  
                               FamilyAstroblepidae Bleeker, 1862 – naked sucker-mouth catfishes, climbing catfishes  
                                  GenusAstroblepus Humboldt, 1805  
    Direct Children:  
                                     SpeciesAstroblepus boulengeri (Regan, 1904)  
                                     SpeciesAstroblepus brachycephalus (Günther, 1859)  
                                     SpeciesAstroblepus caquetae Fowler, 1943  
                                     SpeciesAstroblepus chapmani (Eigenmann, 1912)  
                                     SpeciesAstroblepus chimborazoi (Fowler, 1915)  
                                     SpeciesAstroblepus chotae (Regan, 1904)  
                                     SpeciesAstroblepus cirratus (Regan, 1912)  
                                     SpeciesAstroblepus cyclopus (Humboldt, 1805)  
                                     SpeciesAstroblepus eigenmanni (Regan, 1904)  
                                     SpeciesAstroblepus festae (Boulenger, 1898)  
                                     SpeciesAstroblepus fissidens (Regan, 1904)  
                                     SpeciesAstroblepus formosus Fowler, 1945  
                                     SpeciesAstroblepus frenatus Eigenmann, 1918  
                                     SpeciesAstroblepus grixalvii Humboldt, 1805  
                                     SpeciesAstroblepus guentheri (Boulenger, 1887)  
                                     SpeciesAstroblepus heterodon (Regan, 1908)  
                                     SpeciesAstroblepus homodon (Regan, 1904)  
                                     SpeciesAstroblepus jurubidae Fowler, 1944  
                                     SpeciesAstroblepus labialis Pearson, 1937  
                                     SpeciesAstroblepus latidens Eigenmann, 1918  
                                     SpeciesAstroblepus longiceps Pearson, 1924  
                                     SpeciesAstroblepus longifilis (Steindachner, 1882)  
                                     SpeciesAstroblepus mancoi Eigenmann in Myers, 1928  
                                     SpeciesAstroblepus mariae (Fowler, 1919)  
                                     SpeciesAstroblepus marmoratus (Regan, 1904)  
                                     SpeciesAstroblepus micrescens Eigenmann, 1918  
                                     SpeciesAstroblepus mindoense (Regan, 1916)  
                                     SpeciesAstroblepus nicefori Myers, 1932  
                                     SpeciesAstroblepus orientalis (Boulenger, 1903)  
                                     SpeciesAstroblepus peruanus (Steindachner, 1877)  
                                     SpeciesAstroblepus phelpsi Schultz, 1944  
                                     SpeciesAstroblepus pholeter Collette, 1962  
                                     SpeciesAstroblepus pirrensis (Meek and Hildebrand, 1913)  
                                     SpeciesAstroblepus praeliorum Allen in Eigenmann and Allen, 1942  
                                     SpeciesAstroblepus prenadillus (Valenciennes in Cuvier and Valenciennes, 1840)  
                                     SpeciesAstroblepus regani (Pellegrin, 1909)  
                                     SpeciesAstroblepus rengifoi Dahl, 1960  
                                     SpeciesAstroblepus retropinnus (Regan, 1908)  
                                     SpeciesAstroblepus riberae Cardona and Guerao, 1994  
                                     SpeciesAstroblepus rosei Eigenmann, 1922  
                                     SpeciesAstroblepus sabalo (Valenciennes in Cuvier and Valenciennes, 1840)  
                                     SpeciesAstroblepus santanderensis Eigenmann, 1918  
                                     SpeciesAstroblepus simonsii (Regan, 1904)  
                                     SpeciesAstroblepus stuebeli (Wandolleck, 1916)  
                                     SpeciesAstroblepus supramollis Pearson, 1937  
                                     SpeciesAstroblepus taczanowskii (Boulenger, 1890)  
                                     SpeciesAstroblepus theresiae (Steindachner, 1907)  
                                     SpeciesAstroblepus trifasciatus (Eigenmann, 1912)  
                                     SpeciesAstroblepus ubidiai (Pellegrin, 1931)  
                                     SpeciesAstroblepus unifasciatus (Eigenmann, 1912)  
                                     SpeciesAstroblepus vaillanti (Regan, 1904)  
                                     SpeciesAstroblepus vanceae (Eigenmann, 1913)  
                                     SpeciesAstroblepus ventralis (Eigenmann, 1912)  
                                     SpeciesAstroblepus whymperi (Boulenger, 1890)  

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

 Geographic Information
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