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Brachirus  Swainson, 1839
Taxonomic Serial No.: 166921

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 Taxonomy and Nomenclature
  Kingdom: Animalia  
  Taxonomic Rank: Genus  
  Synonym(s): Synaptura Cantor, 1849
    Euryglossa Kaup, 1858
    Achlyopa Whitley, 1947
    Heterobuglossus Chabanaud, 1931
    Trichobrachirus Chabanaud, 1943
    Chabanaudetta Whitley, 1931
    Solea (Brachirus) Swainson, 1839
    Synaptura (Anisochirus) Günther, 1862
  Common Name(s): zebra firefishes [English]
    zebra fishes [English]
  Taxonomic Status:    
  Current Standing: valid  
  Data Quality Indicators:    
  Record Credibility Rating: verified - standards met  
  Global Species Completeness: complete   
  Latest Record Review: 2015   

 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  
                            OrderPleuronectiformes  – flatfishes, flounders, soles, limandes, plies, poissons plats  
                                  FamilySoleidae  – soles, soles, suelas soles  
                                     GenusBrachirus Swainson, 1839 – zebra firefishes, zebra fishes  
    Direct Children:  
                                        Species Brachirus annularis Fowler, 1934  
                                        Species Brachirus aspilos (Bleeker, 1852)  
                                        Species Brachirus breviceps Ogilby, 1910  
                                        Species Brachirus dicholepis (Peters, 1877)  
                                        Species Brachirus elongatus (Pellegrin & Chevey, 1940)  
                                        Species Brachirus fitzroiensis (De Vis, 1882)  
                                        Species Brachirus harmandi (Sauvage, 1878)  
                                        Species Brachirus heterolepis (Bleeker, 1856)  
                                        Species Brachirus macrolepis (Bleeker, 1858)  
                                        Species Brachirus marmoratus (Bleeker, 1853)  
                                        Species Brachirus nigra (Macleay, 1880) – black sole 
                                        Species Brachirus orientalis (Bloch & Schneider, 1801) – black sole, Oriental black sole, Oriental sole 
                                        Species Brachirus pan (Hamilton, 1822)  
                                        Species Brachirus panoides (Bleeker, 1851)  
                                        Species Brachirus salinarum Ogilby, 1910  
                                        Species Brachirus selheimi (Macleay, 1882)  
                                        Species Brachirus siamensis (Sauvage, 1878)  
                                        Species Brachirus sorsogonensis (Evermann & Seale, 1907)  
                                        Species Brachirus swinhonis (Steindachner, 1867)  
                                        Species Brachirus villosus (Weber, 1907)  

  Expert: Thomas A. Munroe  
  Notes: Systematic Zoologist, National Marine Fisheries Service; Smithsonian Institution, National Museum of Natural History, Washington, DC, USA   
  Reference for: Brachirus    
  Other Source(s):    
  Source: Catalog of Fishes, 31-Oct-2014, website (version 31-Oct-14)  
  Acquired: 2014   
  Notes: Eschmeyer, W. N. (ed). Catalog of Fishes. ( Electronic version accessed 03-Nov-2014   
  Reference for: Brachirus   
  Source: NODC Taxonomic Code, database (version 8.0)  
  Acquired: 1996   
  Reference for: Brachirus   
  Author(s)/Editor(s): Desoutter, Martine, Thomas A. Munroe, and François Chapleau  
  Publication Date: 2001   
  Article/Chapter Title: Nomenclatural status of Brachirus Swainson, Synaptura Cantor and Euryglossa Kaup (Soleidae, Pleuronectiformes)   
  Journal/Book Name, Vol. No.: Ichthyological Research, vol. 48, issue 3   
  Page(s): 325-327   
  Publication Place:    
  ISBN/ISSN: 1341-8998   
  Reference for: Brachirus   
  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: Brachirus   

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