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Oligolepis  Bleeker, 1874
Taxonomic Serial No.: 172046

 Taxonomy and Nomenclature
       
  Kingdom: Animalia  
  Taxonomic Rank: Genus  
  Synonym(s):    
  Common Name(s): barecheek 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  
                                     GenusOligolepis Bleeker, 1874 – barecheek gobies  
    Direct Children:  
                                        SpeciesOligolepis acutipennis (Valenciennes in Cuvier and Valenciennes, 1837) – pointed fin goby, barecheek goby 
                                        SpeciesOligolepis cylindriceps (Hora, 1923)  
                                        SpeciesOligolepis jaarmani (Weber, 1913)  
                                        SpeciesOligolepis keiensis (Smith, 1938)  
                                        SpeciesOligolepis stomias (Smith, 1941)  
       

 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: Oligolepis    
       
  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: Oligolepis   
       
  Source: NODC Taxonomic Code, database (version 8.0)  
  Acquired: 1996   
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 Comments
       
  Comment: Fish genus Oligolepis Bleeker, 1874 (TSN 172046) is apparently a senior homonym of polychaete genus Oligolepis Levinsen, 1887 (TSN 64644)  
 

 

   


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