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Prognathodes  Gill, 1862
Taxonomic Serial No.: 610168

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 Taxonomy and Nomenclature
  Kingdom: Animalia  
  Taxonomic Rank: Genus  
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  Current Standing: valid  
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  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  
                                  FamilyChaetodontidae  – butterflyfishes, peces mariposa, poissons-papillons  
                                     GenusPrognathodes Gill, 1862  
    Direct Children:  
                                        SpeciesPrognathodes aculeatus (Poey, 1860) – longsnout butterflyfish, parche narizón, mariposa narigona 
                                        SpeciesPrognathodes aya (Jordan, 1886) – bank butterflyfish, mariposa de banco 
                                        SpeciesPrognathodes brasiliensis Burgess, 2001  
                                        SpeciesPrognathodes carlhubbsi Nalbant, 1995  
                                        SpeciesPrognathodes dichrous (Günther, 1869)  
                                        SpeciesPrognathodes falcifer (Hubbs and Rechnitzer, 1958) – mariposa guadaña, scythe butterflyfish 
                                        SpeciesPrognathodes guezei (Maugé and Bauchot, 1976)  
                                        SpeciesPrognathodes guyanensis (Durand, 1960) – Guyana butterflyfish 
                                        SpeciesPrognathodes guyotensis (Yamamoto and Tameka in Okamura, Amaoka and Mitani, 1982)  
                                        SpeciesPrognathodes marcellae (Poll, 1950)  
                                        SpeciesPrognathodes obliquus (Lubbock and Edwards, 1980)  

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  Source: Catalog of Fishes, 01-Feb-2000, website (version 1)  
  Acquired: 2000   
  Reference for: Prognathodes   
  Source: Catalog of Fishes, 13-May-2004, website (version 10-May-04)  
  Acquired: 2004   
  Reference for: Prognathodes   
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