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Priacanthus  Oken, 1817
Taxonomic Serial No.: 168177

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 Taxonomy and Nomenclature
  Kingdom: Animalia  
  Taxonomic Rank: Genus  
  Common Name(s): bigeyes [English]
  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  
                            OrderPerciformes  – perch-like fishes  
                                  FamilyPriacanthidae  – bigeyes, catalufas, beauclaires, catalufas  
                                     GenusPriacanthus Oken, 1817 – bigeyes  
    Direct Children:  
                                        Species Priacanthus alalaua Jordan and Evermann, 1903 – catalufa alalahua, Hawaiian bigeye 
                                        Species Priacanthus arenatus Cuvier in Cuvier and Valenciennes, 1829 – bigeye, catalufa toro, catalufa ojón 
                                        Species Priacanthus bleekeri Castelnau, 1873  
                                        Species Priacanthus blochii Bleeker, 1853  
                                        Species Priacanthus fitchi Starnes, 1988  
                                        Species Priacanthus hamrur (Forsskål, 1775) – duskyfin bulleye, scad, duskyfin bulleye, scad 
                                        Species Priacanthus macracanthus Cuvier in Cuvier and Valenciennes, 1829 – red bullseye, red bullseye 
                                        Species Priacanthus meeki Jenkins, 1903  
                                        Species Priacanthus nasca Starnes, 1988  
                                        Species Priacanthus prolixus Starnes, 1988  
                                        Species Priacanthus sagittarius Starnes, 1988  
                                        Species Priacanthus tayenus Richardson, 1846 – spottedfinned bulleye, spottedfinned bulleye 
                                        Species Priacanthus zaiserae Starnes and Moyer in Starnes, 1988  

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

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