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Taxonomic Serial No.: 167641

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 Taxonomy and Nomenclature
  Kingdom: Animalia  
  Taxonomic Rank: Suborder  
  Synonym(s): Sphyraenoidei
  Common Name(s):    
  Taxonomic Status:    
  Current Standing: valid  
  Data Quality Indicators:    
  Record Credibility Rating: verified - standards met  
  Global Species Completeness: partial   
  Latest Record Review: 2004   

 Taxonomic Hierarchy
 KingdomAnimalia  – Animal, animaux, animals  
          PhylumChordata  – cordés, cordado, chordates  
             SubphylumVertebrata  – vertebrado, vertébrés, vertebrates  
                   SuperclassOsteichthyes  – bony fishes, poissons osseux, osteíceto, peixe ósseo  
                      ClassActinopterygii  – ray-finned fishes, spiny rayed fishes, poisson épineux, poissons à nageoires rayonnées  
                         SubclassNeopterygii  – neopterygians  
                                  OrderPerciformes  – perch-like fishes  
    Direct Children:  
                                        Family Acropomatidae  – temperate ocean-basses, farolitos, macondes, lanternbellies 
                                        Family Aplodactylidae   
                                        Family Apogonidae  – cardinalfishes, apogonidés, cardenales, poissons-cardinaux 
                                        Family Arripidae   
                                        Family Banjosidae   
                                        Family Bathyclupeidae  – deepsea herrings 
                                        Family Bramidae  – pomfrets, castagnoles, tristones 
                                        Family Caesionidae  – fusilier fishes 
                                        Family Callanthiidae   
                                        Family Carangidae  – jacks, pompanos, carangues, pampanos, saurels, jureles y pámpanos 
                                        Family Caristiidae  – manefishes 
                                        Family Centracanthidae   
                                        Family Centrarchidae  – sunfishes, achigans et crapets, lobinas 
                                        Family Centrogeniidae   
                                        Family Centropomidae  – robalos, snooks, centropomes 
                                        Family Cepolidae  – red bandfishes 
                                        Family Chaetodontidae  – butterflyfishes, peces mariposa, poissons-papillons 
                                        Family Chandidae  – Asiatic glassfishes 
                                        Family Cheilodactylidae  – jackassfishes, morwongs 
                                        Family Chironemidae  – kelpfishes 
                                        Family Cirrhitidae  – hawkfishes, halcones, poissons-éperviers 
                                        Family Coryphaenidae  – dolphins, dorados, coryphènes, dolphinfishes, dorados 
                                        Family Datnioididae   
                                        Family Dichistiidae   
                                        Family Dinolestidae  – long-finned pike 
                                        Family Dinopercidae   
                                        Family Drepaneidae Gill, 1972  
                                        Family Echeneidae  – remoras, sharksuckers, rémoras, rémoras 
                                        Family Emmelichthyidae  – bonnetmouths, rovers, andorreros, poissons-rubis 
                                        Family Enoplosidae   
                                        Family Epigonidae  – deepwater cardinalfishes 
                                        Family Gerreidae  – mojarras, blanches, mojarras 
                                        Family Glaucosomatidae  – pearl perches 
                                        Family Grammatidae  – basslets, cabrilletas, grammatidés 
                                        Family Haemulidae  – grunts, burros y roncos, grogneurs 
                                        Family Howellidae   
                                        Family Inermiidae  – bonnetmouths, bogas, inermiidés 
                                        Family Kuhliidae  – aholeholes, mountain basses, crocros, daras, flagtails 
                                        Family Kyphosidae  – pilotfishes, rudderfishes, sea chubs, chopas, kyphoses 
                                        Family Lactariidae  – milkfishes, false trevallies 
                                        Family Lateolabracidae Springer and Raasch, 1995  
                                        Family Latridae   
                                        Family Leiognathidae  – ponyfishes, slimys, slipmouths 
                                        Family Leptobramidae  – beachsalmon 
                                        Family Lethrinidae  – porgies, rudderfishes, scavengers, emperor breams, emperors, pigface breams, sweetlips 
                                        Family Lobotidae  – flashers, tripletails, croupias, dormilonas 
                                        Family Lutjanidae  – sea perches, snappers, perches de mer, vivaneaux, fusiliers, pargos y huachinangos 
                                        Family Malacanthidae  – tilefishes, blanquillos, tiles 
                                        Family Menidae  – moonfishes, ponyfishes 
                                        Family Monodactylidae  – fingerfishes, silver angelfishes, moonfishes 
                                        Family Moronidae  – temperate basses, bars, lobinas norteñas 
                                        Family Mullidae  – goat fishes, chivos, surmulets, goatfishes, red mullets, surmullets 
                                        Family Nandidae  – leaffishes, nandus 
                                        Family Nematistiidae  – roosterfish, papagallos, plumières, roosterfishes 
                                        Family Nemipteridae  – false snappers, threadfin breams 
                                        Family Notograptidae   
                                        Family Opistognathidae  – jawfishes, smilers, bocones, tout-en-gueule 
                                        Family Oplegnathidae  – knifejaws 
                                        Family Ostracoberycidae   
                                        Family Pempheridae  – sweepers, barrenderos, poissons-balayeurs 
                                        Family Pentacerotidae  – boarfishes, armorheads, espartanos, têtes casquées 
                                        Family Percichthyidae  – temperate basses 
                                        Family Percidae  – true perches, perches, percas, perches et dards, perches 
                                        Family Plesiopidae  – longfins, roundheads, spiny basslets 
                                        Family Polycentridae   
                                        Family Polynemidae  – threadfins, barbudos, capitaines 
                                        Family Polyprionidae  – náufragos, polyprions, wreckfishes 
                                        Family Pomacanthidae  – ángeles, demoiselles, angelfishes 
                                        Family Pomatomidae  – bluefishes, anjovas, tassergals 
                                        Family Priacanthidae  – bigeyes, catalufas, beauclaires, catalufas 
                                        Family Pseudochromidae  – dottybacks 
                                        Family Rachycentridae  – cobias, cobias, cobilos 
                                        Family Sciaenidae  – croakers, drums, roncadores, corbs, courbines, maigres, ombrines, corvinas y berrugatas, drums and croakers, tambours, coakers 
                                        Family Scombropidae   
                                        Family Serranidae  – groupers, sea basses, bars, mérous, serranidés, cabrillas y meros, sea basses and groupers, serrans 
                                        Family Sillaginidae  – smelts, whitings, sillagos 
                                        Family Sparidae  – dorades, plumas, porgies 
                                        Family Sphyraenidae  – barracudas, barracudas, barracudas 
                                        Family Symphysanodontidae Lee, 1989 – pargos del talud, slopefishes, symphysanodontidés 
                                        Family Terapontidae   
                                        Family Toxotidae  – archerfishes 

  Reference for:    
  Other Source(s):    
  Source: NODC Taxonomic Code, database (version 8.0)  
  Acquired: 1996   
  Reference for: Percoidei   
  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: Percoidei   

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