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Gerres  Quoy and Gaimard, 1824
Taxonomic Serial No.: 169031

 Taxonomy and Nomenclature
  Kingdom: Animalia  
  Taxonomic Rank: Genus  
  Synonym(s): Gerreomorpha Alleyne and Macleay, 1877
    Xystaema Jordan and Evermann in Jordan, 1895
  Common Name(s): yellowfin mojarras [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  
          PhylumChordata  – cordés, cordado, chordates  
             SubphylumVertebrata  – vertebrado, vertébrés, vertebrates  
                   SuperclassActinopterygii  – ray-finned fishes, spiny rayed fishes, poisson épineux, poissons à nageoires rayonnées  
                            OrderPerciformes  – perch-like fishes  
                                  FamilyGerreidae  – mojarras, blanches, mojarras  
                                     GenusGerres Quoy and Gaimard, 1824 – yellowfin mojarras  
    Direct Children:  
                                        SpeciesGerres abbreviatus Bleeker, 1850 – short silverbelly, short silverbelly 
                                        SpeciesGerres argyreus (Forster in Bloch and Schneider, 1801) – danley island silverbelly, Danley Island silverbelly 
                                        SpeciesGerres baconensis (Evermann and Seale, 1907)  
                                        SpeciesGerres chrysops Iwatsuki, Kimura and Yoshino, 1999  
                                        SpeciesGerres cinereus (Walbaum, 1792) – yellowfin mojarra, mojarra blanca, mojarra trompetera 
                                        SpeciesGerres decacanthus (Bleeker, 1865)  
                                        SpeciesGerres equulus Temminck and Schlegel, 1844  
                                        SpeciesGerres erythrourus (Bloch, 1791)  
                                        SpeciesGerres filamentosus Cuvier, 1829 – threadfin silverbelly, threadfin silverbelly 
                                        SpeciesGerres infasciatus Iwatsuki and Kimura, 1998  
                                        SpeciesGerres japonicus Bleeker, 1854  
                                        SpeciesGerres kapas Bleeker, 1851 – ikolan, ikolan 
                                        SpeciesGerres limbatus Cuvier in Cuvier and Valenciennes, 1830  
                                        SpeciesGerres longirostris (Lacepède, 1801)  
                                        SpeciesGerres macracanthus Bleeker, 1854  
                                        SpeciesGerres maldivensis Regan, 1902  
                                        SpeciesGerres methueni Regan, 1920  
                                        SpeciesGerres microphthalmus Iwasuki, Kimura and Yoshino, 2002  
                                        SpeciesGerres nigri Günther, 1859  
                                        SpeciesGerres oblongus Cuvier in Cuvier and Valenciennes, 1830 – oblong silverbiddy, oblong silverbiddy 
                                        SpeciesGerres oyena (Forsskål, 1775) – glined silverbelly, glined silverbelly 
                                        SpeciesGerres phaiya Iwatsuki and Heemstra, 2001  
                                        SpeciesGerres philippinus Günther, 1862  
                                        SpeciesGerres setifer (Hamilton, 1822) – blacklipped silverbiddy 
                                        SpeciesGerres silaceus Iwatsuki, Kimura and Yoshino, 2001  
                                        SpeciesGerres subfasciatus Cuvier in Cuvier and Valenciennes, 1830 – common silver belly 

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

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