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Parapercis  Bleeker, 1863
Taxonomic Serial No.: 170958

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 Taxonomy and Nomenclature
  Kingdom: Animalia  
  Taxonomic Rank: Genus  
  Synonym(s): Neopercis Steindachner in Steindachner and Döderlein, 1884
  Common Name(s): sand-divers [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  – triploblasts  
          PhylumChordata  – cordés, cordado, chordates  
             SubphylumVertebrata  – vertebrado, vertébrés, vertebrates  
                   SuperclassActinopterygii  – ray-finned fishes, spiny rayed fishes, poisson épineux, poissons ŕ nageoires rayonnées  
                            OrderPerciformes  – perch-like fishes  
                               SuborderTrachinoidei  – stargazers, weevers, lottes, vives  
                                  FamilyPinguipedidae  – sandperches  
                                     GenusParapercis Bleeker, 1863 – sand-divers  
    Direct Children:  
                                        Species Parapercis alboguttata (Günther, 1872)  
                                        Species Parapercis allporti (Günther, 1876)  
                                        Species Parapercis atlantica (Vaillant, 1887)  
                                        Species Parapercis aurantiaca Döderlein in Steindachner and Döderlein, 1884  
                                        Species Parapercis binivirgata (Waite, 1904)  
                                        Species Parapercis biordinis Allen, 1976  
                                        Species Parapercis clathrata Ogilby, 1910  
                                        Species Parapercis colemani Randall and Francis, 1993  
                                        Species Parapercis colias (Forster in Bloch and Schneider, 1801) – blue cod 
                                        Species Parapercis cylindrica (Bloch, 1792) – sharpnosed weever 
                                        Species Parapercis decemfasciata (Franz, 1910)  
                                        Species Parapercis diplospilus Gomon, 1981  
                                        Species Parapercis dockinsi McCosker, 1971  
                                        Species Parapercis elongata Fourmanoir, 1967  
                                        Species Parapercis filamentosa (Steindachner, 1878) – longfinned grubfish 
                                        Species Parapercis flavescens Fourmanoir and Rivaton, 1979  
                                        Species Parapercis fuscolineata Fourmanoir, 1985  
                                        Species Parapercis gilliesii (Hutton, 1879)  
                                        Species Parapercis gushikeni Yoshino, 1975  
                                        Species Parapercis haackei (Steindachner, 1884)  
                                        Species Parapercis hexophtalma (Cuvier in Cuvier and Valenciennes, 1829) – spotted weever 
                                        Species Parapercis kamoharai Schultz, 1966  
                                        Species Parapercis lata Randall and McCosker, 2002  
                                        Species Parapercis macrophthalma (Pietschmann, 1911)  
                                        Species Parapercis maculata (Bloch and Schneider, 1801)  
                                        Species Parapercis maritzi Anderson, 1992  
                                        Species Parapercis millepunctata (Günther, 1860)  
                                        Species Parapercis mimaseana (Kamohara, 1937)  
                                        Species Parapercis multifasciata Döderlein in Steindachner and Döderlein, 1884  
                                        Species Parapercis multiplicata Randall, 1984  
                                        Species Parapercis muronis (Tanaka, 1918)  
                                        Species Parapercis nebulosa (Quoy and Gaimard, 1825) – barfaced weever 
                                        Species Parapercis okamurai Kamohara, 1960  
                                        Species Parapercis ommatura Jordan and Snyder, 1902  
                                        Species Parapercis punctata (Cuvier in Cuvier and Valenciennes, 1829) – spotted grubfish 
                                        Species Parapercis punctulata (Cuvier in Cuvier and Valenciennes, 1829)  
                                        Species Parapercis quadrispinosa (Weber, 1913) – fourspined grubfish 
                                        Species Parapercis ramsayi (Steindachner, 1883)  
                                        Species Parapercis robinsoni Fowler, 1929  
                                        Species Parapercis roseoviridis (Gilbert, 1905)  
                                        Species Parapercis rufa Randall, 2001  
                                        Species Parapercis schauinslandii (Steindachner, 1900)  
                                        Species Parapercis sexfasciata (Temminck and Schlegel, 1843)  
                                        Species Parapercis signata Randall, 1984  
                                        Species Parapercis simulata Schultz, 1968  
                                        Species Parapercis snyderi Jordan and Starks, 1905  
                                        Species Parapercis somaliensis Schultz, 1968  
                                        Species Parapercis stricticeps (De Vis, 1884)  
                                        Species Parapercis tetracantha (Lacepčde, 1801)  
                                        Species Parapercis xanthozona (Bleeker, 1849)  

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

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