Integrated Taxonomic Information System - Report

Go to Print Version

Chirostoma  Swainson, 1839
Taxonomic Serial No.: 166063

(Download Help) Chirostoma TSN 166063

 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: 2004   

 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  
                            OrderAtheriniformes  – silversides  
                               FamilyAtherinopsidae  – charales y pejerreyes, New World silversides, poissons d'argent  
                                     GenusChirostoma Swainson, 1839  
    Direct Children:  
                                        Species Chirostoma aculeatum Barbour, 1973 – charal cuchillo, scowling silverside 
                                        Species Chirostoma arge (Jordan and Snyder, 1899) – charal del Verde, largetooth silverside 
                                        Species Chirostoma attenuatum Meek, 1902 – charal prieto, slender silverside 
                                        Species Chirostoma bartoni Jordan and Evermann, 1896 – Alberca silverside, charal de la Caldera 
                                        Species Chirostoma chapalae Jordan and Snyder, 1899 – charal de Chapala, smallmouth silverside 
                                        Species Chirostoma charari (de Buen, 1945) – charal tarasco, least silverside 
                                        Species Chirostoma compressum de Buen, 1940  
                                        Species Chirostoma consocium Jordan and Hubbs, 1919 – charal de rancho, ranch silverside 
                                        Species Chirostoma copandaro de Buen, 1945  
                                        Species Chirostoma estor Jordan, 1880 – pescado blanco, pike silverside 
                                        Species Chirostoma grandocule (Steindachner, 1894) – bigeye silverside, charal de lago 
                                        Species Chirostoma humboldtianum (Valenciennes in Cuvier and Valenciennes, 1835) – charal de Xochimilco, shortfin silverside 
                                        Species Chirostoma jordani Woolman, 1894 – charal, charal, mesa silverside 
                                        Species Chirostoma labarcae Meek, 1902 – charal de La Barca, sharpnose silverside 
                                        Species Chirostoma lucius Boulenger, 1900 – charal de la Laguna, longjaw silverside 
                                        Species Chirostoma melanoccus Alvarez, 1963 – blunthead silverside, charal de San Juanico 
                                        Species Chirostoma patzcuaro Meek, 1902 – charal pinto, Patzcuaro silverside 
                                        Species Chirostoma promelas Jordan and Snyder, 1899 – blacknose silverside, charal boca negra 
                                        Species Chirostoma reseratum Alvarez, 1963  
                                        Species Chirostoma riojai Solórzano and López, 1966 – charal de Santiago, Toluca silverside 
                                        Species Chirostoma sphyraena Boulenger, 1900 – bigmouth silverside, charal barracuda 
                                        Species Chirostoma zirahuen Meek, 1902  

  Reference for:    
  Other Source(s):    
  Source: Catalog of Fishes, 13-May-2004, website (version 10-May-04)  
  Acquired: 2004   
  Reference for: Chirostoma   
  Source: NODC Taxonomic Code, database (version 8.0)  
  Acquired: 1996   
  Reference for: Chirostoma   
  Author(s)/Editor(s): Dyer, B. S., and B. Chernoff  
  Publication Date: 1996   
  Article/Chapter Title: Phylogenetic relationships among atheriniform fishes (Teleostei: Atherinomorpha)   
  Journal/Book Name, Vol. No.: Zoological Journal of the Linnaean Society, vol. 117, no. 1   
  Page(s): 1-69   
  Publication Place:    
  ISBN/ISSN: 0024-4082   
  Reference for: Chirostoma   
  Author(s)/Editor(s): Eschmeyer, William N.  
  Publication Date: 1990   
  Article/Chapter Title:    
  Journal/Book Name, Vol. No.: Genera of Recent Fishes   
  Page(s): iii + 697   
  Publisher: California Academy of Sciences   
  Publication Place: San Francisco, CA, USA   
  ISBN/ISSN: 0-940228-23-8   
  Reference for: Chirostoma   
  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: Chirostoma   
  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: Chirostoma   

 Geographic Information
  Geographic Division:    






 Subordinate Taxa  Rank  Verified Standards Met  Verified Min Standards Met  Unverified Percent Standards Met

A gray graphic bar
Search on:  Any Name or TSN  Common Name  Scientific Name  TSN
In:  Kingdom    

Disclaimer: ITIS taxonomy is based on the latest scientific consensus available, and is provided as a general reference source for interested parties. However, it is not a legal authority for statutory or regulatory purposes. While every effort has been made to provide the most reliable and up-to-date information available, ultimate legal requirements with respect to species are contained in provisions of treaties to which the United States is a party, wildlife statutes, regulations, and any applicable notices that have been published in the Federal Register. For further information on U.S. legal requirements with respect to protected taxa, please contact the U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service.

A gray bar