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Epigonus  Rafinesque, 1810
Taxonomic Serial No.: 168295

 Taxonomy and Nomenclature
       
  Kingdom: Animalia  
  Taxonomic Rank: Genus  
  Synonym(s): Oxyodon Brauer, 1906
 
  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   
       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   
                                  FamilyEpigonidae  – deepwater cardinalfishes  
                                     GenusEpigonus Rafinesque, 1810  
    Direct Children:  
                                        SpeciesEpigonus affinis Parin and Abramov, 1986  
                                        SpeciesEpigonus angustifrons Abramov and Manilo, 1987  
                                        SpeciesEpigonus atherinoides (Gilbert, 1905)  
                                        SpeciesEpigonus constanciae (Giglioli, 1880)  
                                        SpeciesEpigonus crassicaudus de Buen, 1959  
                                        SpeciesEpigonus ctenolepis Mochizuki and Shirakihara, 1983  
                                        SpeciesEpigonus denticulatus Dieuzeide, 1950 – pencil cardinal, pencil cardinal 
                                        SpeciesEpigonus devaneyi Gon, 1985  
                                        SpeciesEpigonus elegans Parin and Abramov, 1986  
                                        SpeciesEpigonus fragilis (Jordan and Jordan, 1922)  
                                        SpeciesEpigonus glossodontus Gon, 1985  
                                        SpeciesEpigonus heracleus Parin and Abramov, 1986  
                                        SpeciesEpigonus lenimen (Whitley, 1935)  
                                        SpeciesEpigonus macrops (Brauer, 1906)  
                                        SpeciesEpigonus marimonticolus Parin and Abramov, 1986  
                                        SpeciesEpigonus merleni McCosker and Long, 1997  
                                        SpeciesEpigonus notacanthus Parin and Abramov, 1986  
                                        SpeciesEpigonus occidentalis Goode and Bean, 1896  
                                        SpeciesEpigonus oligolepis Mayer, 1974  
                                        SpeciesEpigonus pandionis (Goode and Bean, 1881)  
                                        SpeciesEpigonus parini Abramov, 1987  
                                        SpeciesEpigonus pectinifer Mayer, 1974  
                                        SpeciesEpigonus robustus (Barnard, 1927) – bigeye cardinalfish 
                                        SpeciesEpigonus telescopus (Risso, 1810) – telescope cardinal, telescope cardinal 
                                        SpeciesEpigonus waltersensis Parin and Abramov, 1986  
       

 References
       
  Expert(s):    
  Expert: Thomas H. Fraser   
  Notes: Adjunct Scientist, Mote Marine Laboratory, 1600 Ken Thompson Parkway, Sarasota, Florida, 34236, USA   
  Reference for: Epigonus    
       
  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: Epigonus   
       
  Source: NODC Taxonomic Code, database (version 8.0)  
  Acquired: 1996   
  Notes:    
  Reference for: Epigonus   
       
  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: Epigonus   
       
  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   
  Notes:    
  Reference for: Epigonus   
       

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