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Labridae  Cuvier, 1816
Taxonomic Serial No.: 170477

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 Taxonomy and Nomenclature
  Kingdom: Animalia  
  Taxonomic Rank: Family  
  Common Name(s): rainbowfishes [English]
    wrasses [English]
    labres [French]
    labridés [French]
    doncellas y señoritas [Spanish]
  Taxonomic Status:    
  Current Standing: valid  
  Data Quality Indicators:    
  Record Credibility Rating: verified - standards met  
  Global Species Completeness: complete   
  Latest Record Review: 2003   

 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  
                                     SuborderLabroidei  – parrotfishes, rainbowfishes, wrasses, labres, poissons-perroquets  
                                        FamilyLabridae Cuvier, 1816 – rainbowfishes, wrasses, labres, labridés, doncellas y señoritas  
    Direct Children:  
                                           Genus Acantholabrus Valenciennes in Cuvier and Valenciennes, 1839  
                                           Genus Achoerodus Gill, 1863  
                                           Genus Ammolabrus Randall and Carlson, 1997  
                                           Genus Anampses Quoy and Gaimard, 1824  
                                           Genus Anchichoerops Barnard, 1927  
                                           Genus Austrolabrus Steindachner, 1884  
                                           Genus Bodianus Bloch, 1790 – hogfishes 
                                           Genus Centrolabrus Günther, 1861  
                                           Genus Cheilinus Lacépède, 1801  
                                           Genus Cheilio Lacépède, 1802  
                                           Genus Choerodon Bleeker, 1849 – tuskfishes 
                                           Genus Cirrhilabrus Temminck and Schlegel, 1845  
                                           Genus Clepticus Cuvier, 1829  
                                           Genus Conniella Allen, 1983  
                                           Genus Coris Lacépède, 1801 – rainbow wrasses 
                                           Genus Ctenolabrus Valenciennes in Cuvier and Valenciennes, 1839  
                                           Genus Cymolutes Günther, 1861  
                                           Genus Decodon Günther, 1861  
                                           Genus Diproctacanthus Bleeker, 1862  
                                           Genus Doratonotus Günther, 1861  
                                           Genus Dotalabrus Whitley, 1930  
                                           Genus Epibulus Cuvier, 1815  
                                           Genus Eupetrichthys Ramsay and Ogilby, 1888  
                                           Genus Frontilabrus Randall and Condé, 1989  
                                           Genus Gomphosus Lacépède, 1801 – bird fishes, bird wrasses 
                                           Genus Halichoeres Rüppell, 1835 – wrasses 
                                           Genus Hemigymnus Günther, 1861  
                                           Genus Hologymnosus Lacépède, 1801  
                                           Genus Iniistius Gill, 1862  
                                           Genus Julichthys De Vis, 1885  
                                           Genus Labrichthys Bleeker, 1854  
                                           Genus Labroides Bleeker, 1851  
                                           Genus Labropsis Schmidt, 1931  
                                           Genus Labrus Linnaeus, 1758 – wrasses 
                                           Genus Lachnolaimus Cuvier, 1829  
                                           Genus Lappanella Jordan, 1890  
                                           Genus Larabicus Randall and Springer, 1973  
                                           Genus Leptojulis Bleeker, 1862  
                                           Genus Macropharyngodon Bleeker, 1862  
                                           Genus Malapterus Valenciennes in Cuvier and Valenciennes, 1839  
                                           Genus Minilabrus Randall and Dor, 1980  
                                           Genus Nelabrichthys Russell, 1983  
                                           Genus Notolabrus Russell, 1988  
                                           Genus Novaculichthys Bleeker, 1862  
                                           Genus Novaculoides Randall and Earle, 2004  
                                           Genus Ophthalmolepis Bleeker, 1862  
                                           Genus Oxycheilinus Gill, 1862  
                                           Genus Oxyjulis Gill, 1863  
                                           Genus Paracheilinus Fourmanoir in Roux-Estéve and Fourmanoir, 1955  
                                           Genus Parajulis Bleeker, 1865  
                                           Genus Pictilabrus Gill, 1891  
                                           Genus Polylepion Gomon, 1977  
                                           Genus Pseudocheilinops Schultz in Schultz, Chapman, Lachner and Wood, 1960  
                                           Genus Pseudocheilinus Bleeker, 1862  
                                           Genus Pseudocoris Bleeker, 1862  
                                           Genus Pseudodax Bleeker, 1861  
                                           Genus Pseudojuloides Fowler, 1949  
                                           Genus Pseudolabrus Bleeker, 1862  
                                           Genus Pteragogus Peters, 1855  
                                           Genus Semicossyphus Günther, 1861  
                                           Genus Stethojulis Günther, 1861  
                                           Genus Suezichthys Smith, 1958  
                                           Genus Symphodus Rafinesque, 1810  
                                           Genus Tautoga Mitchill, 1814  
                                           Genus Tautogolabrus Günther, 1862  
                                           Genus Terelabrus Randall and Fourmanoir, 1998  
                                           Genus Thalassoma Swainson, 1839  
                                           Genus Wetmorella Fowler and Bean, 1928  
                                           Genus Xenojulis de Beaufort, 1939  
                                           Genus Xiphocheilus Bleeker, 1857  
                                           Genus Xyrichtys Cuvier, 1814  

  Reference for:    
  Other Source(s):    
  Source: ITIS*ca, website (version 2002)  
  Acquired: 2003   
  Reference for: labres[French], labridés [French]   
  Source: NODC Taxonomic Code, database (version 8.0)  
  Acquired: 1996   
  Reference for: Labridae   
  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: Labridae   
  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: doncellas y señoritas[Spanish], labres [French], wrasses [English]   
  Author(s)/Editor(s): Parenti, Paola, and John E. Randall  
  Publication Date: 2000   
  Article/Chapter Title: An annotated checklist of the species of the Labroid fish families Labridae and Scaridae   
  Journal/Book Name, Vol. No.: Ichthyological Bulletin of the J. L. B. Smith Institute of Ichthyology, no. 68   
  Page(s): 97   
  Publisher: J. L. B. Smith Institute of Ichthyology   
  Publication Place: Rhodes Univ., Grahamstown, South Africa   
  ISBN/ISSN: 0073-4381   
  Reference for: Labridae   

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