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Hypleurochilus  Gill, 1861
Taxonomic Serial No.: 171197

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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  
                               SuborderBlennioidei  – blennies, blennidés  
                                  FamilyBlenniidae  – blennies, combtooth blennies, scaleless blennies, blennidés, blennies, gonelles, papillons de mer, blennies à dents de peigne, borrachos  
                                     GenusHypleurochilus Gill, 1861  
    Direct Children:  
                                        Species Hypleurochilus aequipinnis (Günther, 1861) – oyster blenny, blenio ostra 
                                        Species Hypleurochilus bananensis (Poll, 1959)  
                                        Species Hypleurochilus bermudensis Beebe and Tee-van, 1933 – barred blenny, borracho de barras 
                                        Species Hypleurochilus caudovittatus Bath, 1994 – zebratail blenny 
                                        Species Hypleurochilus fissicornis (Quoy and Gaimard, 1824)  
                                        Species Hypleurochilus geminatus (Wood, 1825) – crested blenny, blenio crestado 
                                        Species Hypleurochilus langi (Fowler, 1923)  
                                        Species Hypleurochilus multifilis (Girard, 1858) – borracho plumero, featherduster blenny 
                                        Species Hypleurochilus pseudoaequipinnis Bath, 1994 – borracho ostionero, oyster blenny 
                                        Species Hypleurochilus springeri Randall, 1966 – orangespotted blenny 

  Reference for:    
  Other Source(s):    
  Source: Catalog of Fishes, 13-May-2004, website (version 10-May-04)  
  Acquired: 2004   
  Reference for: Hypleurochilus   
  Source: NODC Taxonomic Code, database (version 8.0)  
  Acquired: 1996   
  Reference for: Hypleurochilus   
  Author(s)/Editor(s): Eschmeyer, William N.  
  Publication Date: 1990   
  Article/Chapter Title:    
  Journal/Book Name, Vol. No.: Genera of Recent Fishes   
  Page(s): iii + 697   
  Publisher: California Academy of Sciences   
  Publication Place: San Francisco, CA, USA   
  ISBN/ISSN: 0-940228-23-8   
  Reference for: Hypleurochilus   

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