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Distichodus  Müller and Troschel, 1844
Taxonomic Serial No.: 163211

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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 à nageoires rayonnées  
                            OrderCharaciformes  – piranhas, leporins, piranhas  
                                     GenusDistichodus Müller and Troschel, 1844  
    Direct Children:  
                                        Species Distichodus affinis Günther, 1873  
                                        Species Distichodus altus Boulenger, 1899  
                                        Species Distichodus antonii Schilthuis, 1891  
                                        Species Distichodus atroventralis Boulenger, 1898  
                                        Species Distichodus brevipinnis Günther, 1864  
                                        Species Distichodus decemmaculatus Pellegrin, 1926 – dwarf distichodus, dwarf distichodus 
                                        Species Distichodus engycephalus Günther, 1864  
                                        Species Distichodus fasciolatus Boulenger, 1898  
                                        Species Distichodus hypostomatus Pellegrin, 1900  
                                        Species Distichodus kolleri Holly, 1926  
                                        Species Distichodus langi Nichols and Griscom, 1917  
                                        Species Distichodus lusosso Schilthuis, 1891  
                                        Species Distichodus maculatus Boulenger, 1898  
                                        Species Distichodus mossambicus Peters, 1852  
                                        Species Distichodus nefasch (Bonnaterre, 1788)  
                                        Species Distichodus niloticus (Hasselquist, 1762)  
                                        Species Distichodus noboli Boulenger, 1899  
                                        Species Distichodus notospilus Günther, 1867  
                                        Species Distichodus petersii Pfeffer, 1896  
                                        Species Distichodus rostratus Günther, 1864  
                                        Species Distichodus rufigiensis Norman, 1922  
                                        Species Distichodus schenga Peters, 1852  
                                        Species Distichodus sexfasciatus Boulenger, 1897 – banded distichodus, banded distichodus 

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

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