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Cynoscion  Gill, 1861
Taxonomic Serial No.: 169238

 Taxonomy and Nomenclature
       
  Kingdom: Animalia  
  Taxonomic Rank: Genus  
  Synonym(s):    
  Common Name(s): sea trout [English]
 
    weak fishes [English]
 
    seatrouts [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   
                                  FamilySciaenidae  – croakers, drums, roncadores, corbs, courbines, maigres, ombrines, corvinas y berrugatas, drums and croakers, tambours, coakers  
                                     GenusCynoscion Gill, 1861 – sea trout, weak fishes, seatrouts  
    Direct Children:  
                                        SpeciesCynoscion acoupa (Lacepède, 1801) – acoupa, acoupa 
                                        SpeciesCynoscion albus (Günther, 1864) – white corvina, white corvina, corvina chiapaneca, queen corvina 
                                        SpeciesCynoscion analis (Jenyns, 1842)  
                                        SpeciesCynoscion arenarius Ginsburg, 1930 – sand seatrout, corvina arenera 
                                        SpeciesCynoscion jamaicensis (Vaillant and Bocourt, 1883) – mongolar drummer, mongolar drummer, corvina jamaica, Jamaica weakfish 
                                        SpeciesCynoscion leiarchus (Cuvier in Cuvier and Valenciennes, 1830)  
                                        SpeciesCynoscion microlepidotus (Cuvier in Cuvier and Valenciennes, 1830)  
                                        SpeciesCynoscion nannus Castro-Aguirre and Arvizu-Martinez, 1976 – corvina enana, dwarf corvina 
                                        SpeciesCynoscion nebulosus (Cuvier in Cuvier and Valenciennes, 1830) – spotted seatrout, corvina pinta 
                                        SpeciesCynoscion nortoni Béarez, 2001  
                                        SpeciesCynoscion nothus (Holbrook, 1848) – silver seatrout, corvina plateada 
                                        SpeciesCynoscion othonopterus Jordan and Gilbert, 1882 – corvina golfina, Gulf corvina 
                                        SpeciesCynoscion parvipinnis Ayres, 1861 – shortfin corvina, corvina aleta corta 
                                        SpeciesCynoscion phoxocephalus Jordan and Gilbert, 1882 – corvina picuda, sharpnose corvina 
                                        SpeciesCynoscion praedatorius (Jordan and Gilbert in Jordan and Eigenmann, 1889)  
                                        SpeciesCynoscion regalis (Bloch and Schneider, 1801) – weakfish, gray trout, sea trout 
                                        SpeciesCynoscion reticulatus (Günther, 1864) – striped corvina, striped corvina, corvina rayada 
                                        SpeciesCynoscion similis Randall and Cervigón, 1968  
                                        SpeciesCynoscion squamipinnis (Günther, 1867) – corvina aguada, scalyfin corvina 
                                        SpeciesCynoscion steindachneri (Jordan in Jordan and Eigenmann, 1889)  
                                        SpeciesCynoscion stolzmanni (Steindachner, 1879) – corvina coliamarilla, yellowtail corvina 
                                        SpeciesCynoscion striatus (Cuvier, 1829)  
                                        SpeciesCynoscion virescens (Cuvier in Cuvier and Valenciennes, 1830)  
                                        SpeciesCynoscion xanthulus Jordan and Gilbert, 1882 – orangemouth corvina, corvina boquinaranja 
       

 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: Cynoscion    
       
  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: Cynoscion   
       
  Source: NODC Taxonomic Code, database (version 8.0)  
  Acquired: 1996   
  Notes:    
  Reference for: Cynoscion   
       
  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   
  Page(s):    
  Publisher:    
  Publication Place:    
  ISBN/ISSN:    
  Notes: As-yet (2003) unpublished manuscript from 1998   
  Reference for: Cynoscion   
       
  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   
  Notes:    
  Reference for: Cynoscion   
       
  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: Cynoscion   
       
  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   
  Notes:    
  Reference for: Cynoscion   
       

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