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Halicampus  Kaup, 1856
Taxonomic Serial No.: 166627

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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: 2004   

 Taxonomic Hierarchy
 KingdomAnimalia  – Animal, animaux, animals  
    SubkingdomBilateria  – triploblasts  
          PhylumChordata  – cordés, cordado, chordates  
             SubphylumVertebrata  – vertebrado, vertébrés, vertebrates  
                   SuperclassActinopterygii  – ray-finned fishes, spiny rayed fishes, poisson épineux, poissons à nageoires rayonnées  
                            OrderGasterosteiformes  – pipefishes, sticklebacks  
                               SuborderSyngnathoidei  – pipefishes, seahorses, hippocampes  
                                  FamilySyngnathidae  – pipefishes, seahorses, hippocampes, peces pipa y caballitos de mar  
                                        GenusHalicampus Kaup, 1856  
    Direct Children:  
                                           Species Halicampus boothae (Whitley, 1964)  
                                           Species Halicampus brocki (Herald in Schultz et al., 1953)  
                                           Species Halicampus crinitus (Jenyns, 1842)  
                                           Species Halicampus dunckeri (Chabanaud, 1929)  
                                           Species Halicampus edmondsoni (Pietschmann, 1928)  
                                           Species Halicampus grayi Kaup, 1856 – spiny pipefish, spiny pipefish 
                                           Species Halicampus macrorhynchus Bamber, 1915  
                                           Species Halicampus marquesensis Dawson, 1984  
                                           Species Halicampus mataafae (Jordan and Seale, 1906)  
                                           Species Halicampus nitidus (Günther, 1873)  
                                           Species Halicampus punctatus (Kamohara, 1952)  
                                           Species Halicampus spinirostris (Dawson and Allen, 1981)  
                                           Species Halicampus zavorensis Dawson, 1984  

  Reference for:    
  Other Source(s):    
  Source: Catalog of Fishes, 13-May-2004, website (version 10-May-04)  
  Acquired: 2004   
  Reference for: Halicampus   
  Source: NODC Taxonomic Code, database (version 8.0)  
  Acquired: 1996   
  Reference for: Halicampus   
  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: Available online at   
  Reference for: Halicampus   
  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: Halicampus   

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