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Sicydium  Valenciennes in Cuvier and Valenciennes, 1837
Taxonomic Serial No.: 171957

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 Taxonomy and Nomenclature
  Kingdom: Animalia  
  Taxonomic Rank: Genus  
  Common Name(s): American rockclimbing gobies [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  
                               SuborderGobioidei  – gobies, gobies  
                                  FamilyGobiidae  – true gobies, gobies, gobios, gobies  
                                     GenusSicydium Valenciennes in Cuvier and Valenciennes, 1837 – American rockclimbing gobies  
    Direct Children:  
                                        SpeciesSicydium adelum Bussing, 1996  
                                        SpeciesSicydium altum Meek, 1907  
                                        SpeciesSicydium antillarum Ogilvie-Grant, 1884  
                                        SpeciesSicydium brevifile Ogilvie-Grant, 1884  
                                        SpeciesSicydium buscki Evermann and Clark, 1906 – Busck's stone-biting goby, Dominican rockclimbing goby 
                                        SpeciesSicydium cocoensis (Heller and Snodgrass, 1903)  
                                        SpeciesSicydium crenilabrum Harrison, 1993  
                                        SpeciesSicydium fayae Brock, 1942  
                                        SpeciesSicydium gilberti Watson, 2000  
                                        SpeciesSicydium gymnogaster Ogilvie-Grant, 1884 – dormilón de Veracruz, smoothbelly goby 
                                        SpeciesSicydium hildebrandi Eigenmann, 1918  
                                        SpeciesSicydium multipunctatum Regan, 1906 – dormilón pecoso, multispotted goby 
                                        SpeciesSicydium plumieri (Bloch, 1786) – sirajo, Plumier's stone-biting goby, tri-tri goby 
                                        SpeciesSicydium punctatum Perugia, 1896 – spotted algae-eating goby, Antillian rockclimbing goby 
                                        SpeciesSicydium rosenbergii (Boulenger, 1899)  
                                        SpeciesSicydium salvini Ogilvie-Grant, 1884  

  Expert: Wayne C. Starnes   
  Notes: Research Curator of Fishes, North Carolina State Museum of Natural Sciences, Research Laboratory, 4301 Reedy Creek Rd., Raleigh, NC, 27607, USA   
  Reference for: Sicydium    
  Other Source(s):    
  Source: Catalog of Fishes, 13-May-2004, website (version 10-May-04)  
  Acquired: 2004   
  Reference for: Sicydium   
  Source: NODC Taxonomic Code, database (version 8.0)  
  Acquired: 1996   
  Reference for: Sicydium   
  Author(s)/Editor(s): Banks, R. C., R. W. McDiarmid, A. L. Gardner, and W. C. Starnes   
  Publication Date: 2003   
  Article/Chapter Title:    
  Journal/Book Name, Vol. No.: Checklist of Vertebrates of the United States, the U.S. Territories, and Canada   
  Publication Place:    
  Notes: As-yet (2003) unpublished manuscript from 1998   
  Reference for: Sicydium   

 Geographic Information
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