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Taxonomic Serial No.: 638813

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 Taxonomy and Nomenclature
  Kingdom: Animalia  
  Taxonomic Rank: Subfamily  
  Synonym(s): Balitorini
  Common Name(s): flat loaches [English]
  Taxonomic Status:    
  Current Standing: valid  
  Data Quality Indicators:    
  Record Credibility Rating: verified - standards met  
  Global Species Completeness: complete   
  Latest Record Review: 2005   

 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  
                            OrderCypriniformes  – cyprins, meuniers, minnows, suckers  
                                  FamilyBalitoridae  – river loaches  
                                     SubfamilyBalitorinae  – flat loaches  
    Direct Children:  
                                        GenusAnnamia Hora, 1932  
                                        GenusBalitora Gray, 1830  
                                        GenusBalitoropsis Smith, 1945  
                                        GenusBeaufortia Hora, 1932  
                                        GenusBhavania Hora, 1920  
                                        GenusCrossostoma Sauvage, 1878  
                                        GenusCryptotora Kottelat, 1998  
                                        GenusDienbienia Nguyen and Nguyen, 2002  
                                        GenusErromyzon Kottelat, 2004  
                                        GenusGastromyzon Günther, 1874  
                                        GenusGlaniopsis Boulenger, 1899  
                                        GenusHemimyzon Regan, 1911  
                                        GenusHomaloptera van Hasselt, 1823  
                                        GenusHomalosoma Boulenger, 1901  
                                        GenusHypergastromyzon Roberts, 1989  
                                        GenusJinshaia Kottelat and Chu, 1988  
                                        GenusKatibasia Kottelat, 2004  
                                        GenusLepturichthys Regan, 1911  
                                        GenusLiniparhomaloptera Fang, 1935  
                                        GenusMetahomaloptera Chang, 1944  
                                        GenusNeogastromyzon Popta, 1905  
                                        GenusNeohomaloptera Herre, 1944  
                                        GenusParaprotomyzon Pellegrin and Fang, 1935  
                                        GenusParhomaloptera Vaillant, 1902  
                                        GenusPlesiomyzon Zheng and Chen, 1980  
                                        GenusProtomyzon Hora, 1932  
                                        GenusPseudogastromyzon Nichols, 1925  
                                        GenusPseudohomaloptera Silas, 1953  
                                        GenusSewellia Hora, 1932  
                                        GenusSinogastromyzon Fang, 1930  
                                        GenusSinohomaloptera Fang, 1930  
                                        GenusTravancoria Hora, 1941  

  Reference for:    
  Other Source(s):    
  Source: Catalog of Fishes, 08-Apr-2005, website (version 05-Apr-05)  
  Acquired: 2005   
  Reference for: Balitorinae   
  Author(s)/Editor(s): Nelson, Joseph S.   
  Publication Date: 1994   
  Article/Chapter Title:    
  Journal/Book Name, Vol. No.: Fishes of the World, Third Edition   
  Page(s): xvii + 600   
  Publisher: John Wiley and Sons   
  Publication Place: New York, New York, USA   
  ISBN/ISSN: 0-471-54713-1   
  Reference for: Balitorinae   

 Geographic Information
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