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Taxonomic Serial No.: 638814

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 Taxonomy and Nomenclature
  Kingdom: Animalia  
  Taxonomic Rank: Subfamily  
  Synonym(s): Distichodontidae
  Common Name(s):    
  Taxonomic Status:    
  Current Standing: valid  
  Data Quality Indicators:    
  Record Credibility Rating: verified - standards met  
  Global Species Completeness: complete   
  Latest Record Review: 2003   

 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  
                            OrderCharaciformes  – piranhas, leporins, piranhas  
    Direct Children:  
                                     Genus Belonophago Giltay, 1929  
                                     Genus Congocharax Matthes, 1964  
                                     Genus Distichodus Müller and Troschel, 1844  
                                     Genus Dundocharax Poll, 1967  
                                     Genus Eugnathichthys Boulenger, 1898  
                                     Genus Hemigrammocharax Pellegrin, 1923  
                                     Genus Hemistichodus Pellegrin, 1900  
                                     Genus Ichthyborus Günther, 1864  
                                     Genus Mesoborus Pellegrin, 1900  
                                     Genus Microstomatichthyoborus Nichols and Griscom, 1917  
                                     Genus Nannaethiops Günther, 1872  
                                     Genus Nannocharax Günther, 1867  
                                     Genus Neolebias Steindachner, 1894  
                                     Genus Paradistichodus Pellegrin, 1922  
                                     Genus Paraphago Boulenger, 1899  
                                     Genus Phago Günther, 1865  
                                     Genus Xenocharax Günther, 1867  

  Reference for:    
  Other Source(s):    
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  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: Distichodontinae   

 Geographic Information
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