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Heptapteridae  Gill, 1861
Taxonomic Serial No.: 679381

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 Taxonomy and Nomenclature
  Kingdom: Animalia  
  Taxonomic Rank: Family  
  Common Name(s): heptapterids [English]
  Taxonomic Status:    
  Current Standing: valid  
  Data Quality Indicators:    
  Record Credibility Rating: verified - standards met  
  Global Species Completeness: complete   
  Latest Record Review: 2005   

 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  
                            OrderSiluriformes  – silures, catfishes  
                               FamilyHeptapteridae Gill, 1861 – heptapterids  
    Direct Children:  
                                  Genus Acentronichthys Eigenmann and Eigenmann, 1889  
                                  Genus Brachyglanis Eigenmann, 1912  
                                  Genus Brachyrhamdia Myers, 1927  
                                  Genus Cetopsorhamdia Eigenmann and Fisher in Eigenmann, 1916  
                                  Genus Chasmocranus Eigenmann, 1912  
                                  Genus Gladioglanis Ferraris and Mago-Leccia, 1989  
                                  Genus Goeldiella Eigenmann and Norris, 1900  
                                  Genus Heptapterus Bleeker, 1858  
                                  Genus Horiomyzon Stewart, 1986  
                                  Genus Imparfinis Eigenmann and Norris, 1900  
                                  Genus Leptorhamdia Eigenmann, 1918  
                                  Genus Mastiglanis Bockmann, 1994  
                                  Genus Myoglanis Eigenmann, 1912  
                                  Genus Nannoglanis Boulenger, 1887  
                                  Genus Nemuroglanis Eigenmann and Eigenmann, 1889  
                                  Genus Pariolius Cope, 1872  
                                  Genus Phenacorhamdia Dahl, 1961  
                                  Genus Phreatobius Goeldi, 1905  
                                  Genus Pimelodella Eigenmann and Eigenmann, 1888  
                                  Genus Rhamdella Eigenmann and Eigenmann, 1888  
                                  Genus Rhamdia Bleeker, 1858 – bagre de Rio 
                                  Genus Rhamdioglanis Ihering, 1907  
                                  Genus Rhamdiopsis Haseman, 1911  
                                  Genus Taunayia Miranda Ribeiro, 1918  
                                FamilyHeptapteridae Gill, 1861 incertae sedis  
    Children with Uncertain Position:  
                                  Species Imparales panamensis Bussing, 1970  

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  Author(s)/Editor(s): Bockmann, Flávio A., and Gizelani M. Guazzelli / Reis, Roberto E., Sven O. Kullander, et al., eds.  
  Publication Date: 2003   
  Article/Chapter Title: Family Heptapteridae (Heptapterids)   
  Journal/Book Name, Vol. No.: Check List of the Freshwater Fishes of South and Central America   
  Page(s): 406-431   
  Publisher: Edipucrs   
  Publication Place: Porto Alegre, Brazil   
  ISBN/ISSN: 85-7430-361-5   
  Notes: Full author list: Bockmann, Flávio A., and Gizelani M. Guazzelli / Reis, Roberto E., Sven O. Kullander, and Carl J. Ferraris, Jr., eds.   
  Reference for: Heptapteridae, heptapterids [English]   

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