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Cyphocharax  Fowler, 1906
Taxonomic Serial No.: 638963

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 Taxonomy and Nomenclature
  Kingdom: Animalia  
  Taxonomic Rank: Genus  
  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  
    SubkingdomBilateria  – triploblasts  
          PhylumChordata  – cordés, cordado, chordates  
             SubphylumVertebrata  – vertebrado, vertébrés, vertebrates  
                   SuperclassActinopterygii  – ray-finned fishes, spiny rayed fishes, poisson épineux, poissons ŕ nageoires rayonnées  
                            OrderCharaciformes  – piranhas, leporins, piranhas  
                                     GenusCyphocharax Fowler, 1906  
    Direct Children:  
                                        Species Cyphocharax abramoides (Kner, 1858)  
                                        Species Cyphocharax festivus Vari, 1992  
                                        Species Cyphocharax gangamon Vari, 1992  
                                        Species Cyphocharax gilbert (Quoy and Gaimard, 1824)  
                                        Species Cyphocharax gillii (Eigenmann and Kennedy, 1903)  
                                        Species Cyphocharax gouldingi Vari, 1992  
                                        Species Cyphocharax helleri (Steindachner, 1910)  
                                        Species Cyphocharax laticlavius Vari and Blackledge, 1996  
                                        Species Cyphocharax leucostictus (Eigenmann and Eigenmann, 1889)  
                                        Species Cyphocharax magdalenae (Steindachner, 1878) – sardina blanca 
                                        Species Cyphocharax meniscaprorus Vari, 1992  
                                        Species Cyphocharax mestomyllon Vari, 1992  
                                        Species Cyphocharax microcephalus (Eigenmann and Eigenmann, 1889)  
                                        Species Cyphocharax modestus (Fernández-Yépez, 1948)  
                                        Species Cyphocharax multilineatus (Myers, 1927)  
                                        Species Cyphocharax nagelii (Steindachner, 1881)  
                                        Species Cyphocharax nigripinnis Vari, 1992  
                                        Species Cyphocharax notatus (Steindachner, 1908)  
                                        Species Cyphocharax oenas Vari, 1992  
                                        Species Cyphocharax pantostictos Vari and Barriga S., 1990  
                                        Species Cyphocharax platanus (Günther, 1880)  
                                        Species Cyphocharax plumbeus (Eigenmann and Eigenmann, 1889)  
                                        Species Cyphocharax punctatus (Vari and Nijssen, 1986)  
                                        Species Cyphocharax saladensis (Meinken, 1933)  
                                        Species Cyphocharax santacatarinae (Fernández-Yépez, 1948)  
                                        Species Cyphocharax signatus Vari, 1992  
                                        Species Cyphocharax spilotus (Vari, 1987)  
                                        Species Cyphocharax spiluropsis (Eigenmann and Eigenmann, 1889)  
                                        Species Cyphocharax spilurus (Günther, 1864)  
                                        Species Cyphocharax stilbolepis Vari, 1992  
                                        Species Cyphocharax vanderi (Britski, 1980)  
                                        Species Cyphocharax vexillapinnus Vari, 1992  
                                        Species Cyphocharax voga (Hensel, 1870)  

  Reference for:    
  Other Source(s):    
  Source: Catalog of Fishes, 13-May-2004, website (version 10-May-04)  
  Acquired: 2004   
  Reference for: Cyphocharax   
  Author(s)/Editor(s): Eschmeyer, William N., ed.  
  Publication Date: 1998   
  Article/Chapter Title: Catalog of Fishes   
  Journal/Book Name, Vol. No.: Special Publication of the Center for Biodiversity Research and Information, no. 1, vol 1-3   
  Page(s): 2905   
  Publisher: California Academy of Sciences   
  Publication Place: San Francisco, California, USA   
  ISBN/ISSN: 0-940228-47-5   
  Notes: Available online at   
  Reference for: Cyphocharax   
  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: Cyphocharax   

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