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Cheimerius  Smith, 1938
Taxonomic Serial No.: 647879

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 Taxonomy and Nomenclature
  Kingdom: Animalia  
  Taxonomic Rank: Genus  
  Common Name(s):    
  Taxonomic Status:    
  Current Standing: valid  
  Data Quality Indicators:    
  Record Credibility Rating: verified - standards met  
  Global Species Completeness: partial   
  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  
                            OrderPerciformes  – perch-like fishes  
                                  FamilySparidae  – dorades, plumas, porgies  
                                     GenusCheimerius Smith, 1938  
    Direct Children:  
                                        Species Cheimerius matsubarai Akazaki, 1962  
                                        Species Cheimerius nufar (Valenciennes in Cuvier and Valenciennes, 1830)  

  Reference for:    
  Other Source(s):    
  Source: Catalog of Fishes, 13-May-2004, website (version 10-May-04)  
  Acquired: 2004   
  Reference for: Cheimerius   
  Author(s)/Editor(s): Smith, J. L. B., and M. M. Smith / Margaret M. Smith, and Phillip C. Heemstra  
  Publication Date: 1986   
  Article/Chapter Title: Family No. 183: Sparidae   
  Journal/Book Name, Vol. No.: Smiths' Sea Fishes   
  Page(s): 580-594   
  Publisher: Macmillan South Africa   
  Publication Place: Johannesburg, South Africa   
  ISBN/ISSN: 0-86954-266-4   
  Reference for: Cheimerius   

 Geographic Information
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  Comment: Although Eschmeyer (online Catalog of Fishes, 2004) lists Cheimerius Smith 1938 as a synonym of Dentex Cuvier 1814 and a valid subgenus of Dentex, ITIS will recognize it at the generic level following Smith and Smith (1986)  



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