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Pomadasys  Lacepède, 1802
Taxonomic Serial No.: 169091

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 Taxonomy and Nomenclature
  Kingdom: Animalia  
  Taxonomic Rank: Genus  
  Synonym(s): Rhonciscus Jordan and Evermann, 1896
  Common Name(s): burros [English]
    grunters [English]
    javelinfishes [English]
    gray grunts [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  
                                  FamilyHaemulidae  – grunts, burros y roncos, grogneurs  
                                     GenusPomadasys Lacepède, 1802 – burros, grunters, javelinfishes, gray grunts  
    Direct Children:  
                                        Species Pomadasys aheneus McKay and Randall, 1995  
                                        Species Pomadasys andamanensis McKay and Satapoomin, 1994  
                                        Species Pomadasys argenteus (Forsskål, 1775) – silver grunt 
                                        Species Pomadasys argyreus (Valenciennes in Cuvier and Valenciennes, 1833) – silver grunter 
                                        Species Pomadasys auritus (Cuvier in Cuvier and Valenciennes, 1830)  
                                        Species Pomadasys bayanus Jordan and Evermann, 1898 – purplemouth grunt, roncacho boquimorada 
                                        Species Pomadasys bipunctatus Kner in Steindachner, 1898  
                                        Species Pomadasys branickii (Steindachner, 1879) – roncacho arenero, sand grunt 
                                        Species Pomadasys commersonnii (Lacepède, 1801) – spotted grunter 
                                        Species Pomadasys corvinaeformis (Steindachner, 1868) – roughneck grunt, ticopa gris 
                                        Species Pomadasys crocro (Cuvier in Cuvier and Valenciennes, 1830) – burro grunt, ticopa, corocoro crocro 
                                        Species Pomadasys empherus Bussing, 1993  
                                        Species Pomadasys furcatus (Bloch and Schneider, 1801) – banded grunter 
                                        Species Pomadasys guoraca (Cuvier, 1829) – Indian grunter 
                                        Species Pomadasys hasta (Bloch, 1790) – spotted javelinfish 
                                        Species Pomadasys incisus (Bowdich, 1825)  
                                        Species Pomadasys jubelini (Cuvier in Cuvier and Valenciennes, 1830) – burro 
                                        Species Pomadasys kaakan (Cuvier in Cuvier and Valenciennes, 1830)  
                                        Species Pomadasys laurentino (Smith, 1953) – manylined grunter 
                                        Species Pomadasys macracanthus (Günther, 1864) – longspine grunt, roncacho gordo 
                                        Species Pomadasys maculatus (Bloch, 1793) – blotched javelinfish 
                                        Species Pomadasys multimaculatum (Playfair in Playfair and Günther, 1867) – bull grunter 
                                        Species Pomadasys olivaceus (Day, 1875) – olive grunter 
                                        Species Pomadasys panamensis (Steindachner, 1876) – Panamic grunt, roncacho mapache 
                                        Species Pomadasys perotaei (Cuvier in Cuvier and Valenciennes, 1830)  
                                        Species Pomadasys punctulatus (Rüppell, 1838)  
                                        Species Pomadasys quadrilineatus Shen and Lin, 1984  
                                        Species Pomadasys ramosus (Poey, 1860)  
                                        Species Pomadasys rogerii (Cuvier in Cuvier and Valenciennes, 1830)  
                                        Species Pomadasys schyrii Steindachner, 1900  
                                        Species Pomadasys striatus (Gilchrist and Thompson, 1908) – striped grunter 
                                        Species Pomadasys stridens (Forsskål, 1775) – striped piggy 
                                        Species Pomadasys suillus (Valenciennes in Cuvier and Valenciennes, 1833)  
                                        Species Pomadasys taeniatus McKay and Randall, 1995  
                                        Species Pomadasys trifasciatus Fowler, 1937  
                                        Species Pomadasys unimaculatus Tian, 1982  

  Expert: Wayne C. Starnes  
  Notes: Research Curator of Fishes, North Carolina State Museum of Natural Sciences, Research Laboratory, 4301 Reedy Creek Rd., Raleigh, NC, 27607, USA   
  Reference for: Pomadasys    
  Other Source(s):    
  Source: Catalog of Fishes, 07-May-2004, website (version 05-May-04)  
  Acquired: 2004   
  Reference for: Pomadasys   
  Source: NODC Taxonomic Code, database (version 8.0)  
  Acquired: 1996   
  Reference for: Pomadasys   
  Author(s)/Editor(s): Banks, R. C., R. W. McDiarmid, A. L. Gardner, and W. C. Starnes  
  Publication Date: 2003   
  Article/Chapter Title:    
  Journal/Book Name, Vol. No.: Checklist of Vertebrates of the United States, the U.S. Territories, and Canada   
  Publication Place:    
  Notes: As-yet (2003) unpublished manuscript from 1998   
  Reference for: Pomadasys   
  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: Pomadasys   
  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: Pomadasys   
  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: Pomadasys   
  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: Pomadasys, burros [English]   

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