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Paretroplus  Bleeker, 1868
Taxonomic Serial No.: 648118

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 Taxonomy and Nomenclature
  Kingdom: Animalia  
  Taxonomic Rank: Genus  
  Synonym(s): Lamena Allgayer, 1998
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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  
                               SuborderLabroidei  – parrotfishes, rainbowfishes, wrasses, labres, poissons-perroquets  
                                  FamilyCichlidae  – cichlids, cichlidés, tilapias y mojarras de agua dulce  
                                     GenusParetroplus Bleeker, 1868  
    Direct Children:  
                                        Species Paretroplus dambabe Sparks, 2002  
                                        Species Paretroplus damii Bleeker, 1868  
                                        Species Paretroplus kieneri Arnoult, 1960  
                                        Species Paretroplus maculatus Kiener and Maugé, 1966  
                                        Species Paretroplus maromandia Sparks and Reinthal, 1999  
                                        Species Paretroplus menarambo Allgayer, 1996  
                                        Species Paretroplus nourissati (Allgayer, 1998)  
                                        Species Paretroplus petiti Pellegrin, 1929  
                                        Species Paretroplus polyactis Bleeker, 1878  
                                        Species Paretroplus tsimoly Stiassny, Chakrabarty and Loiselle, 2001  

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  Source: Catalog of Fishes, 13-May-2004, website (version 10-May-04)  
  Acquired: 2004   
  Reference for: Paretroplus   
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