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Cyphocharax  Fowler, 1906
Taxonomic Serial No.: 638963

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

 References
       
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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: Cyphocharax   
       
  Publication(s):    
  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: http://www.jstor.org/stable/25622932   
  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   
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  Reference for: Cyphocharax   
       

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