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Procatopus  Boulenger, 1904
Taxonomic Serial No.: 165846

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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  
          PhylumChordata  – cordés, cordado, chordates  
             SubphylumVertebrata  – vertebrado, vertébrés, vertebrates  
                   SuperclassActinopterygii  – ray-finned fishes, spiny rayed fishes, poisson épineux, poissons à nageoires rayonnées  
                            OrderCyprinodontiformes Berg, 1940 – cyprinodonts, cyprinodontiforms, cyprinodontes, killifishes  
                               SuborderCyprinodontoidei  – cyprinodontoids  
                                  FamilyPoeciliidae Garman, 1895 – livebearers, topminnows, poecilies, topotes y espadas, poeciliids, livebearing toothcarps  
                                     SubfamilyProcatopodinae Fowler, 1916  
                                        GenusProcatopus Boulenger, 1904  
    Direct Children:  
                                           SpeciesProcatopus aberrans Ahl, 1927 – bluegreen lampeye 
                                           SpeciesProcatopus cabindae (Boulenger, 1911)  
                                           SpeciesProcatopus kabae (Daget, 1962)  
                                           SpeciesProcatopus lamberti (Daget, 1962) – Lambert's lampeye 
                                           SpeciesProcatopus loemensis (Pellegrin, 1924)  
                                           SpeciesProcatopus miltotaenia (Lambert, 1963)  
                                           SpeciesProcatopus ngaensis (Ahl, 1924)  
                                           SpeciesProcatopus nimbaensis (Daget, 1948) – Nimba lampeye 
                                           SpeciesProcatopus nototaenia Boulenger, 1904 – large-finned lampeye 
                                           SpeciesProcatopus schioetzi (Scheel, 1968) – Schiotz' lampeye 
                                           SpeciesProcatopus similis Ahl, 1927 – variable lampeye 
                                           SpeciesProcatopus terveri Huber, 1981  

  Reference for:    
  Other Source(s):    
  Source: Catalog of Fishes, 13-May-2004, website (version 10-May-04)  
  Acquired: 2004   
  Reference for: Procatopus   
  Source: NODC Taxonomic Code, database (version 8.0)  
  Acquired: 1996   
  Reference for: Procatopus   
  Author(s)/Editor(s): Ghedotti, Michael J.   
  Publication Date: 1999   
  Article/Chapter Title: Phylogenetic analysis and taxonomy of the poecilioid fishes (Teleostei: Cyprinodontiformes)   
  Journal/Book Name, Vol. No.: Zoological Journal of the Linnean Society, vol. 130, no. 1   
  Page(s): 1-53   
  Publisher: The Linnean Society of London   
  Publication Place: London, England   
  Reference for: Procatopus   
  Author(s)/Editor(s): Parenti, Lynne R.   
  Publication Date: 1981   
  Article/Chapter Title: A phylogenetic and biogeographic analysis of cyprinodontiform fishes (Teleostei, Atherinomorpha)   
  Journal/Book Name, Vol. No.: Bulletin of the American Museum of Natural History, vol. 168, pt. 4   
  Page(s): 335-557   
  Publication Place:    
  ISBN/ISSN: 0003-0090   
  Reference for: Procatopus   

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