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Aequidens  Eigenmann and Bray, 1894
Taxonomic Serial No.: 169822

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 Taxonomy and Nomenclature
  Kingdom: Animalia  
  Taxonomic Rank: Genus  
  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  
          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  
                               SuborderLabroidei  – parrotfishes, rainbowfishes, wrasses, labres, poissons-perroquets  
                                  FamilyCichlidae  – cichlids, cichlidés, tilapias y mojarras de agua dulce  
                                     GenusAequidens Eigenmann and Bray, 1894  
    Direct Children:  
                                        Species Aequidens biseriatus (Regan, 1913)  
                                        Species Aequidens chimantanus Inger, 1956  
                                        Species Aequidens coeruleopunctatus (Kner, 1863)  
                                        Species Aequidens diadema (Heckel, 1840)  
                                        Species Aequidens epae Kullander, 1995  
                                        Species Aequidens gerciliae Kullander, 1995  
                                        Species Aequidens hoehnei (Miranda Ribeiro, 1918)  
                                        Species Aequidens latifrons (Steindachner, 1878) – blue cichlid, blue cichlid, platinum acara 
                                        Species Aequidens mauesanus Kullander, 1997  
                                        Species Aequidens metae Eigenmann, 1922  
                                        Species Aequidens michaeli Kullander, 1995  
                                        Species Aequidens pallidus (Heckel, 1840)  
                                        Species Aequidens paloemeuensis Kullander and Nijssen, 1989  
                                        Species Aequidens patricki Kullander, 1984  
                                        Species Aequidens plagiozonatus Kullander, 1984  
                                        Species Aequidens potaroensis Eigenmann, 1912  
                                        Species Aequidens pulcher (Gill, 1858) – blue acara, blue acara 
                                        Species Aequidens rivulatus (Günther, 1860) – green terror, green terror 
                                        Species Aequidens rondoni (Miranda Ribeiro, 1918)  
                                        Species Aequidens sapayensis (Regan, 1903)  
                                        Species Aequidens tetramerus (Heckel, 1840) – saddle cichlid, saddle cichlid 
                                        Species Aequidens tubicen Kullander and Ferreira, 1991  
                                        Species Aequidens viridis (Heckel, 1840)  

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

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