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Kryptopterus  Bleeker, 1857
Taxonomic Serial No.: 164069

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 Taxonomy and Nomenclature
  Kingdom: Animalia  
  Taxonomic Rank: Genus  
  Common Name(s): glass catfishes [English]
  Taxonomic Status:    
  Current Standing: valid  
  Data Quality Indicators:    
  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  
                               FamilySiluridae Cuvier, 1816 – freshwater catfishes, sheatfishes  
                                  GenusKryptopterus Bleeker, 1857 – glass catfishes  
    Direct Children:  
                                     Species Kryptopterus apogon (Bleeker, 1851)  
                                     Species Kryptopterus baramensis Ng, 2002  
                                     Species Kryptopterus bicirrhis (Valenciennes in Cuvier and Valenciennes, 1840) – ghostfish, glass catfish, Indian glass wels 
                                     Species Kryptopterus bleekeri (Günther, 1864)  
                                     Species Kryptopterus cheveyi Durand, 1940  
                                     Species Kryptopterus cryptopterus (Bleeker, 1851)  
                                     Species Kryptopterus dissitus Ng, 2001  
                                     Species Kryptopterus geminus Ng, 2003  
                                     Species Kryptopterus hesperius Ng, 2002  
                                     Species Kryptopterus hexapterus (Bleeker, 1851)  
                                     Species Kryptopterus lais (Bleeker, 1851)  
                                     Species Kryptopterus limpok (Bleeker, 1852)  
                                     Species Kryptopterus lumholtzi Rendahl, 1922  
                                     Species Kryptopterus macrocephalus (Bleeker, 1858) – East Indies glass catfish 
                                     Species Kryptopterus micronema (Bleeker, 1846)  
                                     Species Kryptopterus minor Roberts, 1989  
                                     Species Kryptopterus mononema (Bleeker, 1847)  
                                     Species Kryptopterus palembangensis (Bleeker, 1852)  
                                     Species Kryptopterus paraschilbeides Ng, 2003  
                                     Species Kryptopterus parvanalis Inger and Chin, 1959  
                                     Species Kryptopterus piperatus Ng, Wirjoatmodjo and Hadiaty, 2004  
                                     Species Kryptopterus platypogon Ng, 2004  
                                     Species Kryptopterus schilbeides (Bleeker, 1858)  

  Reference for:    
  Other Source(s):    
  Source: Catalog of Fishes, 08-Apr-2005, website (version 05-Apr-05)  
  Acquired: 2005   
  Reference for: Kryptopterus   
  Source: Catalog of Fishes, 17-Mar-2003, website (version 13-Mar-03)  
  Acquired: 2003   
  Reference for: Kryptopterus   
  Source: NODC Taxonomic Code, database (version 8.0)  
  Acquired: 1996   
  Reference for: Kryptopterus   
  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: Kryptopterus   
  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: Kryptopterus   
  Author(s)/Editor(s): Shiino, Sueo M.  
  Publication Date: 1976   
  Article/Chapter Title: List of Common Names of Fishes of the World, Those Prevailing among English-speaking Nations   
  Journal/Book Name, Vol. No.: Science Report of Shima Marineland, no. 4   
  Page(s): 262   
  Publisher: Shima Marineland   
  Publication Place: Kashikojima, Shima, Mie, Japan   
  ISBN/ISSN: 0385-1109   
  Reference for: Kryptopterus, glass catfishes [English]   

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