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Apistogramma  Regan, 1913
Taxonomic Serial No.: 169862

 Taxonomy and Nomenclature
       
  Kingdom: Animalia  
  Taxonomic Rank: Genus  
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  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  
                               SuborderLabroidei  – parrotfishes, rainbowfishes, wrasses, labres, poissons-perroquets  
                                  FamilyCichlidae  – cichlids, cichlidés, tilapias y mojarras de agua dulce  
                                     GenusApistogramma Regan, 1913  
    Direct Children:  
                                        SpeciesApistogramma acrensis Staeck, 2003  
                                        SpeciesApistogramma agassizii (Steindachner, 1875) – Agassiz' dwarf cichlid 
                                        SpeciesApistogramma alacrina Kullander, 2004  
                                        SpeciesApistogramma amoena (Cope, 1872)  
                                        SpeciesApistogramma arua Römer and Warzel, 1998  
                                        SpeciesApistogramma atahualpa Römer, 1997  
                                        SpeciesApistogramma bitaeniata Pellegrin, 1936 – banded dwarf cichlid, banded dwarf cichlid 
                                        SpeciesApistogramma borellii (Regan, 1906) – Borelli's dwarf cichlid 
                                        SpeciesApistogramma brevis Kullander, 1980  
                                        SpeciesApistogramma cacatuoides Hoedeman, 1951 – cockatoo dwarf cichlid, cockatoo dwarf cichlid 
                                        SpeciesApistogramma caetei Kullander, 1980  
                                        SpeciesApistogramma commbrae (Regan, 1906) – corumba dwarf ciclid, corumba dwarf ciclid 
                                        SpeciesApistogramma cruzi Kullander, 1986  
                                        SpeciesApistogramma diplotaenia Kullander, 1987  
                                        SpeciesApistogramma elizabethae Kullander, 1980  
                                        SpeciesApistogramma eunotus Kullander, 1981  
                                        SpeciesApistogramma geisleri Meinken, 1971  
                                        SpeciesApistogramma gephyra Kullander, 1980  
                                        SpeciesApistogramma gibbiceps Meinken, 1969  
                                        SpeciesApistogramma gossei Kullander, 1982  
                                        SpeciesApistogramma guttata Antonio C., Kullander and Lasso A., 1989  
                                        SpeciesApistogramma hippolytae Kullander, 1982  
                                        SpeciesApistogramma hoignei Meinken, 1965  
                                        SpeciesApistogramma hongsloi Kullander, 1979  
                                        SpeciesApistogramma inconspicua Kullander, 1983  
                                        SpeciesApistogramma iniridae Kullander, 1979  
                                        SpeciesApistogramma inornata Staeck, 2003  
                                        SpeciesApistogramma juruensis Kullander, 1986  
                                        SpeciesApistogramma linkei Koslowski, 1985  
                                        SpeciesApistogramma luelingi Kullander, 1976  
                                        SpeciesApistogramma macmasteri Kullander, 1979 – MacMaster's dwarf cichlid 
                                        SpeciesApistogramma martini Römer, Hahn, Römer, Soares and Wöhler, 2003  
                                        SpeciesApistogramma meinkeni Kullander, 1980  
                                        SpeciesApistogramma mendezi Römer, 1994  
                                        SpeciesApistogramma moae Kullander, 1980  
                                        SpeciesApistogramma nijsseni Kullander, 1979  
                                        SpeciesApistogramma norberti Staeck, 1991  
                                        SpeciesApistogramma ortmanni (Eigenmann, 1912)  
                                        SpeciesApistogramma panduro Römer, 1997  
                                        SpeciesApistogramma parva Ahl, 1931  
                                        SpeciesApistogramma paucisquamis Kullander, 1988  
                                        SpeciesApistogramma payaminonis Kullander, 1986  
                                        SpeciesApistogramma personata Kullander, 1980  
                                        SpeciesApistogramma pertensis (Haseman, 1911) – yellow dwarf cichlid, yellow dwarf cichlid 
                                        SpeciesApistogramma piauiensis Kullander, 1980  
                                        SpeciesApistogramma pleurotaenia (Regan, 1909) – chequered dwarf cichlid, chequered dwarf cichlid 
                                        SpeciesApistogramma pulchra Kullander, 1980  
                                        SpeciesApistogramma regani Kullander, 1980  
                                        SpeciesApistogramma resticulosa Kullander, 1980  
                                        SpeciesApistogramma rubrolineata Hein, Zarske and Zapata, 2002  
                                        SpeciesApistogramma rupununi Fowler, 1914  
                                        SpeciesApistogramma similis Staeck, 2003  
                                        SpeciesApistogramma staecki Koslowski, 1985  
                                        SpeciesApistogramma steindachneri (Regan, 1908) – Steindachner's dwarf cichlid 
                                        SpeciesApistogramma taeniata (Günther, 1862)  
                                        SpeciesApistogramma trifasciata (Eigenmann and Kennedy, 1903) – three-striped dwarf cichlid, three-striped dwarf cichlid 
                                        SpeciesApistogramma tucurui Staeck, 2003  
                                        SpeciesApistogramma uaupesi Kullander, 1980  
                                        SpeciesApistogramma urteagai Kullander, 1986  
                                        SpeciesApistogramma velifera Staeck, 2003  
                                        SpeciesApistogramma viejita Kullander, 1979  
       

 References
       
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  Source: Catalog of Fishes, 13-May-2004, website (version 10-May-04)  
  Acquired: 2004   
  Notes: http://www.calacademy.org/research/ichthyology/catalog/   
  Reference for: Apistogramma   
       
  Source: NODC Taxonomic Code, database (version 8.0)  
  Acquired: 1996   
  Notes:    
  Reference for: Apistogramma   
       
  Publication(s):    
  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: http://www.jstor.org/stable/25622932   
  Reference for: Apistogramma   
       

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