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Callionymus  Linnaeus, 1758
Taxonomic Serial No.: 171692

 Taxonomy and Nomenclature
  Kingdom: Animalia  
  Taxonomic Rank: Genus  
  Synonym(s): Calliurichthys Jordan and Fowler, 1903
  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  
                               SuborderCallionymoidei  – dragonets  
                                  FamilyCallionymidae  – dragonets, scotter blennies, dragoncillos, dragonnets  
                                     GenusCallionymus Linnaeus, 1758  
    Direct Children:  
                                        SpeciesCallionymus aagilis Fricke, 1999  
                                        SpeciesCallionymus acutirostris Fricke, 1981  
                                        SpeciesCallionymus afilum Fricke, 2000  
                                        SpeciesCallionymus africanus (Kotthaus, 1977)  
                                        SpeciesCallionymus altipinnis Fricke, 1981  
                                        SpeciesCallionymus amboina Suwardji, 1965  
                                        SpeciesCallionymus annulatus Weber, 1913  
                                        SpeciesCallionymus australis Fricke, 1983  
                                        SpeciesCallionymus belcheri Richardson, 1844  
                                        SpeciesCallionymus beniteguri Jordan and Snyder, 1900  
                                        SpeciesCallionymus bentuviai Fricke, 1981  
                                        SpeciesCallionymus bifilum Fricke, 2000  
                                        SpeciesCallionymus bleekeri Fricke, 1983  
                                        SpeciesCallionymus carebares Alcock, 1890  
                                        SpeciesCallionymus colini Fricke, 1993  
                                        SpeciesCallionymus comptus Randall, 1999  
                                        SpeciesCallionymus cooperi Regan, 1908  
                                        SpeciesCallionymus corallinus Gilbert, 1905  
                                        SpeciesCallionymus curvicornis Valenciennes in Cuvier and Valenciennes, 1837  
                                        SpeciesCallionymus decoratus (Gilbert, 1905)  
                                        SpeciesCallionymus delicatulus Smith, 1963  
                                        SpeciesCallionymus doryssus (Jordan and Fowler, 1903)  
                                        SpeciesCallionymus draconis Nakabo, 1977  
                                        SpeciesCallionymus enneactis Bleeker, 1879  
                                        SpeciesCallionymus erythraeus Ninni, 1934  
                                        SpeciesCallionymus fasciatus Valenciennes in Cuvier and Valenciennes, 1837  
                                        SpeciesCallionymus filamentosus Valenciennes in Cuvier and Valenciennes, 1837  
                                        SpeciesCallionymus flavus Fricke, 1983  
                                        SpeciesCallionymus fluviatilis Day, 1876  
                                        SpeciesCallionymus formosanus Fricke, 1981  
                                        SpeciesCallionymus futuna Fricke, 1998  
                                        SpeciesCallionymus gardineri Regan, 1908  
                                        SpeciesCallionymus goodladi (Whitley, 1944)  
                                        SpeciesCallionymus grossi Ogilby, 1910 – gross's dragonet, Gross's dragonet 
                                        SpeciesCallionymus guentheri Fricke, 1981  
                                        SpeciesCallionymus hainanensis Li, 1966  
                                        SpeciesCallionymus hildae Fricke, 1981  
                                        SpeciesCallionymus hindsii Richardson, 1844  
                                        SpeciesCallionymus io Fricke, 1983  
                                        SpeciesCallionymus izuensis Fricke and Zaiser Brownell, 1993  
                                        SpeciesCallionymus japonicus Houttuyn, 1782 – Japanese dragonet 
                                        SpeciesCallionymus kailolae Fricke, 2000  
                                        SpeciesCallionymus keeleyi Fowler, 1941  
                                        SpeciesCallionymus kotthausi Fricke, 1981  
                                        SpeciesCallionymus leucobranchialis Fowler, 1941  
                                        SpeciesCallionymus limiceps Ogilby, 1908 – rough-headed dragonet, rough-headed dragonet 
                                        SpeciesCallionymus luridus Fricke, 1981  
                                        SpeciesCallionymus lyra Linnaeus, 1758 – common dragonet, common dragonet, european dragonet, European dragonet 
                                        SpeciesCallionymus macclesfieldensis Fricke, 1983  
                                        SpeciesCallionymus macdonaldi Ogilby, 1911 – greyspotted dragonet, greyspotted dragonet 
                                        SpeciesCallionymus maculatus Rafinesque, 1810 – spotted dragonet, spotted dragonet 
                                        SpeciesCallionymus margaretae Regan, 1905  
                                        SpeciesCallionymus marleyi Regan, 1919 – sand dragonet, sand dragonet 
                                        SpeciesCallionymus marquesensis Fricke, 1989  
                                        SpeciesCallionymus martinae Fricke, 1981  
                                        SpeciesCallionymus mascarenus Fricke, 1983  
                                        SpeciesCallionymus megastomus Fricke, 1982  
                                        SpeciesCallionymus melanotopterus Bleeker, 1851  
                                        SpeciesCallionymus meridionalis Suwardji, 1965  
                                        SpeciesCallionymus moretonensis Johnson, 1971  
                                        SpeciesCallionymus mortenseni Suwardji, 1965  
                                        SpeciesCallionymus muscatensis Regan, 1905  
                                        SpeciesCallionymus neptunius (Seale, 1910)  
                                        SpeciesCallionymus obscurus Fricke, 1989  
                                        SpeciesCallionymus ochiaii Fricke, 1981  
                                        SpeciesCallionymus octostigmatus Fricke, 1981  
                                        SpeciesCallionymus ogilbyi Fricke, 2002  
                                        SpeciesCallionymus oxycephalus Fricke, 1980  
                                        SpeciesCallionymus persicus Regan, 1905  
                                        SpeciesCallionymus planus Ochiai in Ochiai, Araga and Nakajima, 1955  
                                        SpeciesCallionymus platycephalus Fricke, 1983  
                                        SpeciesCallionymus pleurostictus Fricke, 1982  
                                        SpeciesCallionymus pusillus Delaroche, 1809  
                                        SpeciesCallionymus regani Nakabo, 1979  
                                        SpeciesCallionymus reticulatus Valenciennes in Cuvier and Valenciennes, 1837  
                                        SpeciesCallionymus risso Lesueur, 1814  
                                        SpeciesCallionymus rivatoni Fricke, 1993  
                                        SpeciesCallionymus russelli Johnson, 1976  
                                        SpeciesCallionymus sagitta Pallas, 1770 – arrowheaded dragonet, arrowheaded dragonet 
                                        SpeciesCallionymus scaber McCulloch, 1926  
                                        SpeciesCallionymus scabriceps Fowler, 1941  
                                        SpeciesCallionymus schaapii Bleeker, 1852  
                                        SpeciesCallionymus semeiophor Fricke, 1983  
                                        SpeciesCallionymus sereti Fricke, 1998  
                                        SpeciesCallionymus simplicicornis Valenciennes in Cuvier and Valenciennes, 1837  
                                        SpeciesCallionymus sphinx Fricke and Heckele, 1984  
                                        SpeciesCallionymus spiniceps Regan, 1908  
                                        SpeciesCallionymus stigmatopareius Fricke, 1981  
                                        SpeciesCallionymus sublaevis McCulloch, 1926  
                                        SpeciesCallionymus superbus Fricke, 1983  
                                        SpeciesCallionymus tenuis Fricke, 1981  
                                        SpeciesCallionymus tethys Fricke, 1993  
                                        SpeciesCallionymus umbrithorax Fowler, 1941  
                                        SpeciesCallionymus valenciennei Temminck and Schlegel, 1845  
                                        SpeciesCallionymus variegatus Temminck and Schlegel, 1845  
                                        SpeciesCallionymus whiteheadi Fricke, 1981  
                                        SpeciesCallionymus zythros Fricke, 2000  

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

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