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Hemigrammus  Gill, 1858
Taxonomic Serial No.: 162957

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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  
                               FamilyCharacidae  – American characins, characins, tetras, carácidos, characins, charicidés, tétras  
                                  GenusHemigrammus Gill, 1858  
    Direct Children:  
                                     Species Hemigrammus aereus Géry, 1959  
                                     Species Hemigrammus analis Durbin, 1909  
                                     Species Hemigrammus barrigonae Eigenmann and Henn, 1914  
                                     Species Hemigrammus bellottii (Steindachner, 1882)  
                                     Species Hemigrammus bleheri Géry and Mahnert, 1986 – red-nose tetra, rummy-nose tetra, red-nose tetra, rummy-nose tetra 
                                     Species Hemigrammus boesemani Géry, 1959  
                                     Species Hemigrammus brevis Ellis, 1911  
                                     Species Hemigrammus cayennensis Géry, 1959  
                                     Species Hemigrammus coeruleus Durbin in Eigenmann, 1908  
                                     Species Hemigrammus cupreus Durbin in Eigenmann, 1918  
                                     Species Hemigrammus cylindricus Durbin, 1909  
                                     Species Hemigrammus elegans (Steindachner, 1882)  
                                     Species Hemigrammus erythrozonus Durbin, 1909 – glowlight tetra, glowlight tetra 
                                     Species Hemigrammus falsus Meinken, 1958  
                                     Species Hemigrammus gracilis (Lütken, 1875)  
                                     Species Hemigrammus guyanensis Géry, 1959  
                                     Species Hemigrammus haraldi Géry, 1961  
                                     Species Hemigrammus hyanuary Durbin in Eigenmann, 1918  
                                     Species Hemigrammus iota Durbin, 1909  
                                     Species Hemigrammus levis Durbin in Eigenmann, 1908  
                                     Species Hemigrammus luelingi Géry, 1964  
                                     Species Hemigrammus lunatus Durbin in Eigenmann, 1918  
                                     Species Hemigrammus mahnerti Uj and Géry, 1989  
                                     Species Hemigrammus marginatus Ellis, 1911  
                                     Species Hemigrammus matei Eigenmann, 1918  
                                     Species Hemigrammus maxillaris (Fowler, 1932)  
                                     Species Hemigrammus megaceps Fowler, 1945  
                                     Species Hemigrammus melanochrous Fowler, 1913  
                                     Species Hemigrammus micropterus Meek in Eigenmann and Ogle, 1907  
                                     Species Hemigrammus microstomus Durbin in Eigenmann, 1918  
                                     Species Hemigrammus mimus Böhlke, 1955  
                                     Species Hemigrammus neptunus Zarske and Géry, 2002  
                                     Species Hemigrammus newboldi (Fernández-Yépez, 1949)  
                                     Species Hemigrammus ocellifer (Steindachner, 1882) – beacon fish, head-and-tail-light tetra, beacon fish, head-and-tail-light tetra 
                                     Species Hemigrammus orthus Durbin, 1909  
                                     Species Hemigrammus pretoensis Géry, 1965  
                                     Species Hemigrammus pulcher Ladiges, 1938 – black wedge tetra, pretty tetra, pretty tetra, black wedge tetra 
                                     Species Hemigrammus rhodostomus Ahl, 1924 – rednosed tetra, rednosed tetra 
                                     Species Hemigrammus rodwayi Durbin, 1909 – golden tetra, golden tetra, Rodway's tetra 
                                     Species Hemigrammus schmardae (Steindachner, 1882)  
                                     Species Hemigrammus stictus (Durbin, 1909)  
                                     Species Hemigrammus tridens Eigenmann in Eigenmann and Ogle, 1907  
                                     Species Hemigrammus ulreyi (Boulenger, 1895) – Ulrey's tetra 
                                     Species Hemigrammus unilineatus (Gill, 1858) – featherfin tetra 
                                     Species Hemigrammus vorderwinkleri Géry, 1963  

  Reference for:    
  Other Source(s):    
  Source: Catalog of Fishes, 13-May-2004, website (version 10-May-04)  
  Acquired: 2004   
  Reference for: Hemigrammus   
  Source: NODC Taxonomic Code, database (version 8.0)  
  Acquired: 1996   
  Reference for: Hemigrammus   
  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: Hemigrammus   

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