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Taxonomic Serial No.: 679384

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 Taxonomy and Nomenclature
  Kingdom: Animalia  
  Taxonomic Rank: Subfamily  
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  Taxonomic Status:    
  Current Standing: valid  
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  Record Credibility Rating: verified - standards met  
  Global Species Completeness: complete   
  Latest Record Review: 2005   

 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 à nageoires rayonnées  
                            OrderSiluriformes  – silures, catfishes  
                               FamilyAuchenipteridae Bleeker, 1862 – driftwood catfishes  
    Direct Children:  
                                     Genus Ageneiosus Lacepède, 1803  
                                     Genus Asterophysus Kner, 1858  
                                     Genus Auchenipterichthys Bleeker, 1862  
                                     Genus Auchenipterus Valenciennes in Cuvier and Valenciennes, 1840  
                                     Genus Entomocorus Eigenmann, 1917  
                                     Genus Epapterus Cope, 1878  
                                     Genus Liosomadoras Fowler, 1940  
                                     Genus Pseudauchenipterus Bleeker, 1862  
                                     Genus Pseudepapterus Steindachner, 1915  
                                     Genus Pseudotatia Mees, 1974  
                                     Genus Tetranematichthys Bleeker, 1858  
                                     Genus Tocantinsia Mees, 1974  
                                     Genus Trachelyichthys Mees, 1974  
                                     Genus Trachelyopterichthys Bleeker, 1862  
                                     Genus Trachelyopterus Valenciennes in Cuvier and Valenciennes, 1840  
                                     Genus Trachycorystes Bleeker, 1858  

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  Author(s)/Editor(s): Ferraris, Carl J., Jr. / Reis, Roberto E., Sven O. Kullander, and Carl J. Ferraris, Jr., eds.  
  Publication Date: 2003   
  Article/Chapter Title: Family Auchenipteridae (Driftwood catfishes)   
  Journal/Book Name, Vol. No.: Check List of the Freshwater Fishes of South and Central America   
  Page(s): 470-482   
  Publisher: Edipucrs   
  Publication Place: Porto Alegre, Brazil   
  ISBN/ISSN: 85-7430-361-5   
  Reference for: Auchenipterinae   

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