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Sicyopterus  Gill, 1860
Taxonomic Serial No.: 172020

 Taxonomy and Nomenclature
       
  Kingdom: Animalia  
  Taxonomic Rank: Genus  
  Synonym(s): Vitraria Jordan and Evermann, 1903
 
    Microsicydium Bleeker, 1874
 
  Common Name(s): fatsnout 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  
    SubkingdomBilateria   
       InfrakingdomDeuterostomia   
          PhylumChordata  – cordés, cordado, chordates  
             SubphylumVertebrata  – vertebrado, vertébrés, vertebrates  
                InfraphylumGnathostomata   
                   SuperclassActinopterygii  – ray-finned fishes, spiny rayed fishes, poisson épineux, poissons à nageoires rayonnées  
                      ClassTeleostei   
                         SuperorderAcanthopterygii   
                            OrderPerciformes  – perch-like fishes  
                               SuborderGobioidei  – gobies, gobies  
                                  FamilyGobiidae  – true gobies, gobies, gobios, gobies  
                                     GenusSicyopterus Gill, 1860 – fatsnout rockclimbing gobies  
    Direct Children:  
                                        SpeciesSicyopterus brevis de Beaufort, 1912  
                                        SpeciesSicyopterus caeruleus (Lacepède, 1800)  
                                        SpeciesSicyopterus caudimaculatus Maugé, Marquet and Laboute, 1992  
                                        SpeciesSicyopterus crassus Herre, 1927  
                                        SpeciesSicyopterus cynocephalus (Valenciennes in Cuvier and Valenciennes, 1837)  
                                        SpeciesSicyopterus eudentatus Parenti and Maciolek, 1993 – finetooth rockclimbing goby 
                                        SpeciesSicyopterus fasciatus (Day, 1874)  
                                        SpeciesSicyopterus franouxi (Pellegrin, 1935)  
                                        SpeciesSicyopterus fuliag Herre, 1927  
                                        SpeciesSicyopterus griseus (Day, 1877)  
                                        SpeciesSicyopterus hageni Popta, 1921  
                                        SpeciesSicyopterus japonicus (Tanaka, 1909)  
                                        SpeciesSicyopterus lacrymosus Herre, 1927  
                                        SpeciesSicyopterus lagocephalus (Pallas, 1770)  
                                        SpeciesSicyopterus lividus Parenti and Maciolek, 1993 – saddled rockclimbing goby 
                                        SpeciesSicyopterus longifilis de Beaufort, 1912  
                                        SpeciesSicyopterus macrostetholepis (Bleeker, 1853) – yellowtail rockclimbing goby 
                                        SpeciesSicyopterus marquesensis Fowler, 1932  
                                        SpeciesSicyopterus microcephalus (Bleeker, 1854)  
                                        SpeciesSicyopterus micrurus (Bleeker, 1853) – clinging goby 
                                        SpeciesSicyopterus ouwensi Weber, 1913  
                                        SpeciesSicyopterus parvei (Bleeker, 1853)  
                                        SpeciesSicyopterus pugnans (Ogilvie-Grant, 1884) – fatsnout rockclimbing goby 
                                        SpeciesSicyopterus rapa Parenti and Maciolek, 1996  
                                        SpeciesSicyopterus sarasini Weber and de Beaufort, 1915  
                                        SpeciesSicyopterus stimpsoni (Gill, 1860) – Nopoli rockclimbing goby 
                                        SpeciesSicyopterus wichmanni (Weber, 1894)  
       

 References
       
  Expert(s):    
  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: Sicyopterus    
       
  Other Source(s):    
  Source: Catalog of Fishes, 13-May-2004, website (version 10-May-04)  
  Acquired: 2004   
  Notes: http://www.calacademy.org/research/ichthyology/catalog/   
  Reference for: Sicyopterus   
       
  Source: NODC Taxonomic Code, database (version 8.0)  
  Acquired: 1996   
  Notes:    
  Reference for: Sicyopterus   
       
  Publication(s):    
  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   
  Page(s):    
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  Notes: As-yet (2003) unpublished manuscript from 1998   
  Reference for: Sicyopterus   
       

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