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Porichthys  Girard, 1854
Taxonomic Serial No.: 164413

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 Taxonomy and Nomenclature
  Kingdom: Animalia  
  Taxonomic Rank: Genus  
  Synonym(s): Nautopaedium Jordan, 1919
  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  
          PhylumChordata  – cordés, cordado, chordates  
             SubphylumVertebrata  – vertebrado, vertébrés, vertebrates  
                   SuperclassActinopterygii  – ray-finned fishes, spiny rayed fishes, poisson épineux, poissons à nageoires rayonnées  
                            OrderBatrachoidiformes  – batrachoidiforms  
                               FamilyBatrachoididae  – toadfishes, peces sapo, poissons-crapauds  
                                     GenusPorichthys Girard, 1854  
    Direct Children:  
                                        SpeciesPorichthys analis Hubbs and Schultz, 1939 – darkedge midshipman, sapo de luto 
                                        SpeciesPorichthys bathoiketes Gilbert, 1968  
                                        SpeciesPorichthys ephippiatus Walker and Rosenblatt, 1988 – saddle midshipman, sapo ensillado 
                                        SpeciesPorichthys greenei Gilbert and Starks, 1904 – shorthead midshipman, sapo cabeza corta 
                                        SpeciesPorichthys kymosemeum Gilbert, 1968  
                                        SpeciesPorichthys margaritatus (Richardson, 1844) – pearlspot midshipman, sapo luminoso 
                                        SpeciesPorichthys mimeticus Walker and Rosenblatt, 1988 – mimetic midshipman, sapo mimético 
                                        SpeciesPorichthys myriaster Hubbs and Schultz, 1939 – specklefin midshipman, sapo aleta pintada 
                                        SpeciesPorichthys notatus Girard, 1854 – plainfin midshipman, sapo aleta lucia 
                                        SpeciesPorichthys oculellus Walker and Rosenblatt, 1988  
                                        SpeciesPorichthys oculofrenum Gilbert, 1968  
                                        SpeciesPorichthys pauciradiatus Caldwell and Caldwell, 1963  
                                        SpeciesPorichthys plectrodon Jordan and Gilbert, 1882 – Atlantic midshipman, sapo narinero, doradilla 
                                        SpeciesPorichthys porosissimus (Cuvier, 1829) – Atlantic midshipman 

  Reference for:    
  Other Source(s):    
  Source: Catalog of Fishes, 27-Sep-2004, website (version 16-Sep-04)  
  Acquired: 2004   
  Reference for: Porichthys   
  Source: NODC Taxonomic Code, database (version 8.0)  
  Acquired: 1996   
  Reference for: Porichthys   
  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: Porichthys   
  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: Porichthys   
  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: Porichthys   

 Geographic Information
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