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Taxonomic Serial No.: 171103

 Taxonomy and Nomenclature
  Kingdom: Animalia  
  Taxonomic Rank: Family  
  Common Name(s): Antarctic blennies [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  
          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  
                               SuborderNotothenioidei  – Antarctic blennies  
                                  FamilyNototheniidae  – Antarctic blennies  
    Direct Children:  
                                     GenusAethotaxis DeWitt, 1962  
                                     GenusCryothenia Daniels, 1981  
                                     GenusDissostichus Smitt, 1898  
                                     GenusEleginops Gill, 1862  
                                     GenusGobionotothen Balushkin, 1976  
                                     GenusGvozdarus Balushkin, 1989  
                                     GenusLepidonotothen Balushkin, 1976  
                                     GenusNotothenia Richardson, 1844  
                                     GenusNototheniops Balushkin, 1976  
                                     GenusPagothenia Nichols and La Monte, 1936  
                                     GenusParanotothenia Balushkin, 1976  
                                     GenusPatagonotothen Balushkin, 1976  
                                     GenusPleuragramma Boulenger, 1902  
                                     GenusPseudaphritis Castelnau, 1872  
                                     GenusTrematomus Boulenger, 1902  
                                   FamilyNototheniidae  incertae sedis  
    Children with Uncertain Position:  
                                     SpeciesPseudotrematomus centronotus (Regan, 1914)  

  Reference for:    
  Other Source(s):    
  Source: NODC Taxonomic Code, database (version 8.0)  
  Acquired: 1996   
  Reference for: Nototheniidae   
  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: Nototheniidae   
  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: Nototheniidae, Antarctic blennies [English]   

 Geographic Information
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