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Taxonomic Serial No.: 646787

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 Taxonomy and Nomenclature
  Kingdom: Animalia  
  Taxonomic Rank: Subfamily  
  Synonym(s): Rivulidae Myers, 1925
  Common Name(s): New World rivulines [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  
          PhylumChordata  – cordés, cordado, chordates  
             SubphylumVertebrata  – vertebrado, vertébrés, vertebrates  
                   SuperclassActinopterygii  – ray-finned fishes, spiny rayed fishes, poisson épineux, poissons à nageoires rayonnées  
                            OrderCyprinodontiformes Berg, 1940 – cyprinodonts, cyprinodontiforms, cyprinodontes, killifishes  
                               SuborderAplocheiloidei  – aplocheiloids  
                                  FamilyAplocheilidae Bleeker, 1860 – rivulines, egg-laying toothcarps, almirantes, aplochéilidés  
                                     SubfamilyRivulinae  – New World rivulines  
    Direct Children:  
                                        GenusAphyolebias Costa, 1998  
                                        GenusAustrofundulus Myers, 1932  
                                        GenusAustrolebias Costa, 1998  
                                        GenusCampellolebias Vaz-Ferreira and Sierra de Soriano, 1974  
                                        GenusCynolebias Steindachner, 1876 – pearlfishes 
                                        GenusCynopoecilus Regan, 1912  
                                        GenusGnatholebias Costa, 1998  
                                        GenusLeptolebias Myers, 1952  
                                        GenusMaratecoara Costa, 1995  
                                        GenusMegalebias Costa, 1998  
                                        GenusMicromoema Costa, 1998  
                                        GenusMillerichthys Costa, 1995  
                                        GenusMoema Costa, 1989  
                                        GenusNematolebias Costa, 1998  
                                        GenusNeofundulus Myers, 1924  
                                        GenusPapiliolebias Costa, 1998  
                                        GenusPituna Costa, 1989  
                                        GenusPlesiolebias Costa, 1989  
                                        GenusPterolebias Garman, 1895  
                                        GenusRachovia Myers, 1927  
                                        GenusRenova Thomerson and Taphorn, 1995  
                                        GenusRivulus Poey, 1860 – rivulines 
                                        GenusSimpsonichthys Carvalho, 1959  
                                        GenusSpectrolebias Costa and Nielsen, 1997  
                                        GenusStenolebias Costa, 1995  
                                        GenusTerranatos Taphorn and Thomerson, 1978  
                                        GenusTrigonectes Myers, 1925  

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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: Rivulinae   

 Geographic Information
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