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Limia  Poey, 1854
Taxonomic Serial No.: 165944

 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: 2004   
       

 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   
                         SuperorderAcanthopterygii   
                            OrderCyprinodontiformes Berg, 1940 – cyprinodonts, cyprinodontiforms, cyprinodontes, killifishes  
                               SuborderCyprinodontoidei  – cyprinodontoids  
                                  FamilyPoeciliidae Garman, 1895 – livebearers, topminnows, poecilies, topotes y espadas, poeciliids, livebearing toothcarps  
                                     SubfamilyPoeciliinae Garman, 1895 – livebearers  
                                        GenusLimia Poey, 1854  
    Direct Children:  
                                           SpeciesLimia caymanensis Rivas and Fink, 1970  
                                           SpeciesLimia dominicensis (Valenciennes in Cuvier and Valenciennes, 1846)  
                                           SpeciesLimia fuscomaculata Rivas, 1980  
                                           SpeciesLimia garnieri Rivas, 1980  
                                           SpeciesLimia grossidens Rivas, 1980  
                                           SpeciesLimia heterandria Regan, 1913  
                                           SpeciesLimia immaculata Rivas, 1980  
                                           SpeciesLimia melanogaster (Günther, 1866) – black-bellied limia, black-bellied limia, blackbelly limia 
                                           SpeciesLimia melanonotata Nichols and Myers, 1923  
                                           SpeciesLimia miragoanensis Rivas, 1980  
                                           SpeciesLimia nigrofasciata Regan, 1913  
                                           SpeciesLimia ornata Regan, 1913 – ornate limia, ornate limia 
                                           SpeciesLimia pauciradiata Rivas, 1980  
                                           SpeciesLimia perugiae (Evermann and Clark, 1906)  
                                           SpeciesLimia rivasi Franz and Burgess, 1983  
                                           SpeciesLimia sulphurophila Rivas, 1980  
                                           SpeciesLimia tridens (Hilgendorf, 1889)  
                                           SpeciesLimia versicolor (Günther, 1866) – olive limia, olive limia, varicolored limia 
                                           SpeciesLimia vittata (Guichenot, 1853) – striped mudfish, banded limia, Cuban limia, fanguillo, striped mudfish 
                                           SpeciesLimia yaguajali Rivas, 1980  
                                           SpeciesLimia zonata (Nichols, 1915)  
       

 References
       
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  Source: Catalog of Fishes, 13-May-2004, website (version 10-May-04)  
  Acquired: 2004   
  Notes: http://www.calacademy.org/research/ichthyology/catalog/   
  Reference for: Limia   
       
  Source: NODC Taxonomic Code, database (version 8.0)  
  Acquired: 1996   
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  Reference for: Limia   
       
  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: Limia   
       
  Author(s)/Editor(s): Ghedotti, Michael J.   
  Publication Date: 1999   
  Article/Chapter Title: Phylogenetic analysis and taxonomy of the poecilioid fishes (Teleostei: Cyprinodontiformes)   
  Journal/Book Name, Vol. No.: Zoological Journal of the Linnean Society, vol. 130, no. 1   
  Page(s): 1-53   
  Publisher: The Linnean Society of London   
  Publication Place: London, England   
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  Reference for: Limia   
       
  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: Limia   
       

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