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Eucinostomus  Baird and Girard in Baird, 1855
Taxonomic Serial No.: 169014

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 Taxonomy and Nomenclature
  Kingdom: Animalia  
  Taxonomic Rank: Genus  
  Synonym(s): Ulaema Jordan and Evermann in Jordan, 1895
  Common Name(s): mojarras [English]
    mojarritas [English]
    mojarras [Spanish]
    mojarritas [Spanish]
    shortspine mojarras [English]
  Taxonomic Status:    
  Current Standing: valid  
  Data Quality Indicators:    
  Record Credibility Rating: verified - standards met  
  Global Species Completeness: complete   
  Latest Record Review: 2007   

 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 ŕ nageoires rayonnées  
                            OrderPerciformes  – perch-like fishes  
                                  FamilyGerreidae  – mojarras, blanches, mojarras  
                                     GenusEucinostomus Baird and Girard in Baird, 1855 – mojarras, mojarritas, mojarras, mojarritas, shortspine mojarras  
    Direct Children:  
                                        Species Eucinostomus argenteus Baird and Girard in Baird, 1855 – spotfin mojarra, mojarra plateada 
                                        Species Eucinostomus currani Zahuranec in Yáńez-Arancibia, 1980 – mojarra tricolor, Pacific flagfin mojarra 
                                        Species Eucinostomus dowii (Gill, 1863) – mojarra manchita, Pacific spotfin mojarra 
                                        Species Eucinostomus entomelas Zahuranec in Yáńez-Arancibia, 1980 – darkspot mojarra, mojarra mancha negra 
                                        Species Eucinostomus gracilis (Gill, 1862) – graceful mojarra, mojarra charrita 
                                        Species Eucinostomus gula (Quoy and Gaimard, 1824) – silver jenny, mojarra de ley, mojarra espańola 
                                        Species Eucinostomus harengulus Goode and Bean, 1879 – tidewater mojarra, mojarra costera 
                                        Species Eucinostomus havana (Nichols, 1912) – bigeye mojarra, mojarrita manchada, mojarra cubana 
                                        Species Eucinostomus jonesii (Günther, 1879) – slender mojarra, mojarrita esbelta, mojarra flaca 
                                        Species Eucinostomus lefroyi (Goode, 1874) – mottled mojarra, mojarrita, mojarra pinta 
                                        Species Eucinostomus melanopterus (Bleeker, 1863) – flagfin mojarra, mojarra bandera, mojarra de ley 

  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: Eucinostomus    
  Other Source(s):    
  Source: Catalog of Fishes, 05-Dec-2007, website (version 09-Oct-07)  
  Acquired: 2007   
  Reference for: Eucinostomus   
  Source: NODC Taxonomic Code, database (version 8.0)  
  Acquired: 1996   
  Reference for: Eucinostomus   
  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   
  Publication Place:    
  Notes: As-yet (2003) unpublished manuscript from 1998   
  Reference for: Eucinostomus   
  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: Eucinostomus   
  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: Eucinostomus   
  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: Eucinostomus   
  Author(s)/Editor(s): Shiino, Sueo M.  
  Publication Date: 1976   
  Article/Chapter Title: List of Common Names of Fishes of the World, Those Prevailing among English-speaking Nations   
  Journal/Book Name, Vol. No.: Science Report of Shima Marineland, no. 4   
  Page(s): 262   
  Publisher: Shima Marineland   
  Publication Place: Kashikojima, Shima, Mie, Japan   
  ISBN/ISSN: 0385-1109   
  Reference for: Eucinostomus   

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