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Priolepis  Valenciennes in Cuvier and Valenciennes, 1837
Taxonomic Serial No.: 172232

 Taxonomy and Nomenclature
  Kingdom: Animalia  
  Taxonomic Rank: Genus  
  Synonym(s): Zonogobius Bleeker, 1874
    Quisquilius Jordan and Evermann, 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 ŕ nageoires rayonnées  
                            OrderPerciformes  – perch-like fishes  
                               SuborderGobioidei  – gobies, gobies  
                                  FamilyGobiidae  – true gobies, gobies, gobios, gobies  
                                     GenusPriolepis Valenciennes in Cuvier and Valenciennes, 1837  
    Direct Children:  
                                        SpeciesPriolepis agrena Winterbottom and Burridge, 1993  
                                        SpeciesPriolepis ailina Winterbottom and Burridge, 1993  
                                        SpeciesPriolepis aithiops Winterbottom and Burridge, 1992  
                                        SpeciesPriolepis anthioides (Smith, 1959)  
                                        SpeciesPriolepis ascensionis (Dawson and Edwards in Edwards and Glass, 1987)  
                                        SpeciesPriolepis aureoviridis (Gosline, 1959)  
                                        SpeciesPriolepis boreus (Snyder, 1909)  
                                        SpeciesPriolepis cinctus (Regan, 1908)  
                                        SpeciesPriolepis compita Winterbottom, 1985  
                                        SpeciesPriolepis dawsoni Greenfield, 1989  
                                        SpeciesPriolepis eugenius (Jordan and Evermann, 1903) – convict goby, convict goby 
                                        SpeciesPriolepis fallacincta Winterbottom and Burridge, 1992  
                                        SpeciesPriolepis farcimen (Jordan and Evermann, 1903)  
                                        SpeciesPriolepis goldshmidtae Goren and Baranes, 1995  
                                        SpeciesPriolepis hipoliti (Metzelaar, 1922) – rusty goby, gobio oxidado 
                                        SpeciesPriolepis inhaca (Smith, 1949) – rusty goby, scissortail, rusty goby, scissortail 
                                        SpeciesPriolepis kappa Winterbottom and Burridge, 1993  
                                        SpeciesPriolepis latifascima Winterbottom and Burridge, 1993  
                                        SpeciesPriolepis limbatosquamis (Gosline, 1959)  
                                        SpeciesPriolepis naraharae (Snyder, 1908)  
                                        SpeciesPriolepis nocturna (Smith, 1957)  
                                        SpeciesPriolepis nuchifasciata (Günther, 1873)  
                                        SpeciesPriolepis pallidicincta Winterbottom and Burridge, 1993  
                                        SpeciesPriolepis profunda (Weber, 1909)  
                                        SpeciesPriolepis psygmophilia Winterbottom and Burridge, 1993  
                                        SpeciesPriolepis randalli Winterbottom and Burridge, 1992  
                                        SpeciesPriolepis robinsi Garzón-Ferreira and Acero P., 1991  
                                        SpeciesPriolepis semidoliata (Valenciennes in Cuvier and Valenciennes, 1837)  
                                        SpeciesPriolepis squamogena Winterbottom and Burridge, 1989  
                                        SpeciesPriolepis sticta Winterbottom and Burridge, 1992  
                                        SpeciesPriolepis triops Winterbottom and Burridge, 1993  
                                        SpeciesPriolepis vexilla Winterbottom and Burridge, 1993  

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

 Geographic Information
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