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Kuhlia  Gill, 1861
Taxonomic Serial No.: 168084

 Taxonomy and Nomenclature
       
  Kingdom: Animalia  
  Taxonomic Rank: Genus  
  Synonym(s):    
  Common Name(s): flagtails [English]
 
       
  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   
       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   
                            OrderPerciformes  – perch-like fishes  
                               SuborderPercoidei   
                                  FamilyKuhliidae  – aholeholes, mountain basses, crocros, daras, flagtails  
                                     GenusKuhlia Gill, 1861 – flagtails  
    Direct Children:  
                                        SpeciesKuhlia caudavittata (Lacepède, 1802)  
                                        SpeciesKuhlia malo (Valenciennes in Cuvier and Valenciennes, 1831) – aholehole, aholehole 
                                        SpeciesKuhlia marginata (Cuvier in Cuvier and Valenciennes, 1829) – spotted flagtail 
                                        SpeciesKuhlia mugil (Forster in Bloch and Schneider, 1801) – barred flagtail, dara bandera 
                                        SpeciesKuhlia munda (De Vis, 1884)  
                                        SpeciesKuhlia nutabunda Kendall and Radcliffe, 1912  
                                        SpeciesKuhlia petiti Schultz, 1943  
                                        SpeciesKuhlia rubens (Spinola, 1807)  
                                        SpeciesKuhlia rupestris (Lacepède, 1802) – rock flagtail 
                                        SpeciesKuhlia salelea Schultz, 1943 – Salele flagtail 
                                        SpeciesKuhlia sandvicensis (Steindachner, 1876) – Hawaiian aholehole, aholehole 
                                        SpeciesKuhlia xenura (Jordan and Gilbert, 1882)  
       

 References
       
  Expert(s):    
  Expert: Wayne C. Starnes   
  Notes: Research Curator of Fishes, North Carolina State Museum of Natural Sciences, Research Laboratory, 4301 Reedy Creek Rd., Raleigh, NC, 27607, USA   
  Reference for: Kuhlia    
       
  Other Source(s):    
  Source: Catalog of Fishes, 13-May-2004, website (version 10-May-04)  
  Acquired: 2004   
  Notes: http://www.calacademy.org/research/ichthyology/catalog/   
  Reference for: Kuhlia   
       
  Source: NODC Taxonomic Code, database (version 8.0)  
  Acquired: 1996   
  Notes:    
  Reference for: Kuhlia   
       
  Publication(s):    
  Author(s)/Editor(s): Banks, R. C., R. W. McDiarmid, A. L. Gardner, and W. C. Starnes   
  Publication Date: 2003   
  Article/Chapter Title:    
  Journal/Book Name, Vol. No.: Checklist of Vertebrates of the United States, the U.S. Territories, and Canada   
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  Notes: As-yet (2003) unpublished manuscript from 1998   
  Reference for: Kuhlia   
       

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