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Sarotherodon  Rüppell, 1852
Taxonomic Serial No.: 553244

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 Taxonomy and Nomenclature
  Kingdom: Animalia  
  Taxonomic Rank: Genus  
  Common Name(s): brushtooth tilapias [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 ŕ nageoires rayonnées  
                            OrderPerciformes  – perch-like fishes  
                               SuborderLabroidei  – parrotfishes, rainbowfishes, wrasses, labres, poissons-perroquets  
                                  FamilyCichlidae  – cichlids, cichlidés, tilapias y mojarras de agua dulce  
                                     GenusSarotherodon Rüppell, 1852 – brushtooth tilapias  
    Direct Children:  
                                        Species Sarotherodon caroli (Holly, 1930)  
                                        Species Sarotherodon caudomarginatus (Boulenger, 1916)  
                                        Species Sarotherodon galilaeus (Linnaeus, 1758) – Galilee cichlid 
                                        Species Sarotherodon linnellii (Lönnberg, 1903)  
                                        Species Sarotherodon lohbergeri (Holly, 1930)  
                                        Species Sarotherodon melanotheron Rüppell, 1852 – blackchin mouthbreeder, blackchin tilapia 
                                        Species Sarotherodon mvogoi (Thys van den Audenaerde, 1965)  
                                        Species Sarotherodon occidentalis (Daget, 1962)  
                                        Species Sarotherodon steinbachi (Trewavas, 1962)  
                                        Species Sarotherodon tournieri (Daget, 1965)  

  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: Sarotherodon    
  Other Source(s):    
  Source: Catalog of Fishes, 13-May-2004, website (version 10-May-04)  
  Acquired: 2004   
  Reference for: Sarotherodon   
  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: Sarotherodon   

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