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Taxonomic Serial No.: 169554

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 Taxonomy and Nomenclature
  Kingdom: Animalia  
  Taxonomic Rank: Family  
  Common Name(s): butterflyfishes [English]
    peces mariposa [Spanish]
    poissons-papillons [French]
  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  
                   SuperclassOsteichthyes  – bony fishes, poissons osseux, osteíceto, peixe ósseo  
                      ClassActinopterygii  – ray-finned fishes, spiny rayed fishes, poisson épineux, poissons à nageoires rayonnées  
                         SubclassNeopterygii  – neopterygians  
                                  OrderPerciformes  – perch-like fishes  
                                        FamilyChaetodontidae  – butterflyfishes, peces mariposa, poissons-papillons  
    Direct Children:  
                                           Genus Amphichaetodon Burgess, 1978  
                                           Genus Chaetodon Linnaeus, 1758 – butterflyfishes 
                                           Genus Chaetodontops Bleeker, 1876  
                                           Genus Chelmon Cloquet, 1817  
                                           Genus Chelmonops Bleeker, 1876  
                                           Genus Coradion Kaup, 1860  
                                           Genus Forcipiger Jordan and McGregor in Jordan and Evermann, 1898  
                                           Genus Hemitaurichthys Bleeker, 1876  
                                           Genus Heniochus Cuvier, 1816  
                                           Genus Johnrandallia Nalbant, 1974  
                                           Genus Parachaetodon Bleeker, 1874  
                                           Genus Peterscottia Nalbant, 1991  
                                           Genus Prognathodes Gill, 1862  
                                           Genus Roa Jordan, 1923  
                                         FamilyChaetodontidae  incertae sedis  
    Children with Uncertain Position:  
                                           Species Chaetodon marginatus Lichtenstein, 1823  
                                           Species Chaetodon vitulus Whitley, 1957  

  Reference for:    
  Other Source(s):    
  Source: NODC Taxonomic Code, database (version 8.0)  
  Acquired: 1996   
  Reference for: Chaetodontidae   
  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: Chaetodontidae   
  Author(s)/Editor(s): Nelson, Joseph S., Edwin J. Crossman, H. Espinosa-Pérez, L. T. Findley, C. R. Gilbert, et al., eds.  
  Publication Date: 2004   
  Article/Chapter Title: Common and scientific names of fishes from the United States, Canada, and Mexico, Sixth Edition   
  Journal/Book Name, Vol. No.: American Fisheries Society Special Publication, no. 29   
  Page(s): ix + 386   
  Publisher: American Fisheries Society   
  Publication Place: Bethesda, Maryland, USA   
  ISBN/ISSN: 1-888569-61-1, 0097-0638  
  Notes: Full author list: Nelson, Joseph S., Edwin J. Crossman, Héctor Espinosa-Pérez, Lloyd T. Findley, Carter R. Gilbert, Robert N. Lea, and James D. Williams   
  Reference for: butterflyfishes[English], peces mariposa [Spanish], poissons-papillons [French]   
  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: Chaetodontidae   

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