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Cheilopogon furcatus  (Mitchill, 1815)
Taxonomic Serial No.: 616681

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 Taxonomy and Nomenclature
       
  Kingdom: Animalia  
  Taxonomic Rank: Species  
  Synonym(s): Cypselurus furcatus (Mitchill, 1815)
 
  Common Name(s): spotfin flyingfish [English]
 
    volador ala manchada [Spanish]
 
       
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  Current Standing: valid  
       
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  Record Credibility Rating: verified - standards met  
       

 Taxonomic Hierarchy
       
 KingdomAnimalia  – Animal, animaux, animals  
    SubkingdomBilateria   
       InfrakingdomDeuterostomia   
          PhylumChordata  – cordés, cordado, chordates  
             SubphylumVertebrata  – vertebrado, vertébrés, vertebrates  
                InfraphylumGnathostomata   
                   SuperclassOsteichthyes  – bony fishes, poissons osseux, osteíceto, peixe ósseo  
                      ClassActinopterygii  – ray-finned fishes, spiny rayed fishes, poisson épineux, poissons à nageoires rayonnées  
                         SubclassNeopterygii  – neopterygians  
                            InfraclassTeleostei   
                               SuperorderAcanthopterygii   
                                  OrderBeloniformes  – aiguilles de mer, orphies, needlefishes  
                                     SuborderBelonoidei   
                                        SuperfamilyExocoetoidea   
                                           FamilyExocoetidae  – flyingfishes, exocets, voladores  
                                              GenusCheilopogon Lowe, 1841  
                                                 SpeciesCheilopogon furcatus (Mitchill, 1815) – spotfin flyingfish, volador ala manchada  
    Direct Children:  
                                                    Subspecies Cheilopogon furcatus furcatus (Mitchill, 1815) – spotfin flyingfish, volador de alas punteadas 
                                                    Subspecies Cheilopogon furcatus neimani Parin and Belyanina, 1998  
       

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  Source: Catalog of Fishes, 13-May-2004, website (version 10-May-04)  
  Acquired: 2004   
  Notes: http://www.calacademy.org/research/ichthyology/catalog/   
  Reference for: Cheilopogon furcatus   
       
  Publication(s):    
  Author(s)/Editor(s): Nelson, Joseph S., Edwin J. Crossman, H. Espinosa-Pérez, L. T. Findley, C. R. Gilbert, et al., eds.  
  Publication Date: 2004   
  Article/Chapter Title: Common and scientific names of fishes from the United States, Canada, and Mexico, Sixth Edition   
  Journal/Book Name, Vol. No.: American Fisheries Society Special Publication, no. 29   
  Page(s): ix + 386   
  Publisher: American Fisheries Society   
  Publication Place: Bethesda, Maryland, USA   
  ISBN/ISSN: 1-888569-61-1, 0097-0638  
  Notes: Full author list: Nelson, Joseph S., Edwin J. Crossman, Héctor Espinosa-Pérez, Lloyd T. Findley, Carter R. Gilbert, Robert N. Lea, and James D. Williams   
  Reference for: Cheilopogon furcatus, spotfin flyingfish [English], volador ala manchada [Spanish]   
       
  Author(s)/Editor(s): Parin, N. V. / Carpenter, Kent E., ed.  
  Publication Date: 2002   
  Article/Chapter Title: Exocoetidae: Flyingfishes   
  Journal/Book Name, Vol. No.: FAO Species Identification Guide for Fishery Purposes and American Society of Ichthyologists and Herpetologists Special Publication, no. 5: The living marine resources of the Western Central Atlantic, vol. 2: Bony fishes, part 1 (Acipenseridae to ...)   
  Page(s): 1116-1144   
  Publisher: Food and Agriculture Organization of the United Nations   
  Publication Place: Rome, Italy   
  ISBN/ISSN: 92-5-104826-6, 1020-6868  
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  Reference for: Cheilopogon furcatus   
       

 Geographic Information
       
  Geographic Division: Western Atlantic Ocean  
       
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