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Argentina  Linnaeus, 1758
Taxonomic Serial No.: 162061

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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: 2003   

 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  
                            OrderOsmeriformes  – argentines, éperlans, argentines, smelts  
                                     FamilyArgentinidae  – herring smelts, argentinas, argentines, argentines  
                                        GenusArgentina Linnaeus, 1758  
    Direct Children:  
                                           SpeciesArgentina aliceae Cohen and Atsaides, 1969  
                                           SpeciesArgentina australiae Cohen, 1958  
                                           SpeciesArgentina brucei Cohen and Atsaides, 1969  
                                           SpeciesArgentina elongata Hutton, 1879 – silverside 
                                           SpeciesArgentina euchus Cohen, 1961  
                                           SpeciesArgentina georgei Cohen and Atsaides, 1969  
                                           SpeciesArgentina kagoshimae Jordan and Snyder, 1902  
                                           SpeciesArgentina sialis Gilbert, 1890 – argentina del Pacífico, Pacific argentine 
                                           SpeciesArgentina silus (Ascanius, 1775) – Atlantic argentine, grande argentine 
                                           SpeciesArgentina sphyraena Linnaeus, 1758 – silver smelt 
                                           SpeciesArgentina stewarti Cohen and Atsaides, 1969  
                                           SpeciesArgentina striata Goode and Bean, 1896 – striated argentine, argentina estriada, argentina 

  Reference for:    
  Other Source(s):    
  Source: Catalog of Fishes, 17-Mar-2003, website (version 13-Mar-03)  
  Acquired: 2003   
  Reference for: Argentina   
  Source: NODC Taxonomic Code, database (version 8.0)  
  Acquired: 1996   
  Reference for: Argentina   
  Author(s)/Editor(s): Eschmeyer, William N.   
  Publication Date: 1990   
  Article/Chapter Title:    
  Journal/Book Name, Vol. No.: Genera of Recent Fishes   
  Page(s): iii + 697   
  Publisher: California Academy of Sciences   
  Publication Place: San Francisco, CA, USA   
  ISBN/ISSN: 0-940228-23-8   
  Reference for: Argentina   
  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   
  Reference for: Argentina   
  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: Argentina   

 Geographic Information
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  Comment: Apparently a 'parahomonym' of (different kingdom, same name as) flowering plant genus Argentina Hill (TSN 184597)  



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