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Triportheus  Cope, 1872
Taxonomic Serial No.: 163012

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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  incertae sedis – American characins, characins, tetras, carácidos, characins, charicidés, tétras  
                                  GenusTriportheus Cope, 1872  
    Direct Children:  
                                     Species Triportheus albus Cope, 1872  
                                     Species Triportheus angulatus (Spix and Agassiz, 1829)  
                                     Species Triportheus auritus (Valenciennes in Cuvier and Valenciennes, 1850)  
                                     Species Triportheus culter (Cope, 1872)  
                                     Species Triportheus curtus (Garman, 1890)  
                                     Species Triportheus elongatus (Günther, 1864)  
                                     Species Triportheus guentheri (Garman, 1890)  
                                     Species Triportheus magdalenae (Steindachner, 1878)  
                                     Species Triportheus nematurus (Kner, 1858)  
                                     Species Triportheus paranensis (Günther, 1874)  
                                     Species Triportheus pictus (Garman, 1890)  
                                     Species Triportheus rotundatus (Jardine in Schomburgk, 1841)  
                                     Species Triportheus signatus (Garman, 1890)  
                                     Species Triportheus trifurcatus (Castelnau, 1855)  

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

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