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Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAtherinidae Risso, 1827 
AphiaID: 125438

Classification: Biota > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAnimalia (Kingdom) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorChordata (Phylum) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorVertebrata (Subphylum) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorGnathostomata (Superclass) > Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorPisces (Superclass) > Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorActinopterygii (Class) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAtheriniformes (Order)
Status accepted
Rank Family
Parent Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAtheriniformes
Sources  basis of record van der Land, J.; Costello, M.J.; Zavodnik, D.; Santos, R.S.; Porteiro, F.M.; Bailly, N.; Eschmeyer, W.N.; Froese, R. (2001). Pisces, in: Costello, M.J. et al. (Ed.) (2001). European register of marine species: a check-list of the marine species in Europe and a bibliography of guides to their identification. Collection Patrimoines Naturels, 50: pp. 357-374 (look up in IMIS[details]

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English Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorsilversides  [details]
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 Subfamily Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAtherininae Risso, 1827
  » Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAlepidomus
» Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAtherina Linnaeus, 1758
» Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAtherinason
» Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAtherinosoma
» Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorKestratherina
» Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorLeptatherina
» Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAllanetta accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCraterocephalus
» Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAtherinamorous accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAtherinomorus Fowler, 1903
» Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAtherinimorus accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAtherinomorus Fowler, 1903
» Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAtherinomorphus accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAtherinomorus Fowler, 1903
» Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorHaplocheilus accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAplocheilus McClelland, 1839
» Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorHypoatheria accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorHypoatherina Schultz, 1948
» Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPranesella accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAtherinosoma
» Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPranesus accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAtherinomorus Fowler, 1903
» Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorTaeniomembras accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAtherinosoma
Subfamily Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAtherinomorinae Dyer & Chernoff, 1996
  » Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAtherinomorus Fowler, 1903
» Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAtherion Jordan & Starks, 1901
» Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorHypoatherina Schultz, 1948
» Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorStenatherina
» Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorTeramulus
Subfamily Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAtherinopsinae Atherinopsidae
  » Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAtherinops
» Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAtherinopsis
» Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorBasilichthys
» Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorColpichthys
» Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorLeuresthes
» Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOdontesthes Evermann & Kendall, 1906
» Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAustroatherina accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOdontesthes Evermann & Kendall, 1906
» Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAustromenidia accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOdontesthes Evermann & Kendall, 1906
» Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCauque accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOdontesthes Evermann & Kendall, 1906
» Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorKronia Miranda Ribeiro, 1915 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOdontesthes Evermann & Kendall, 1906
» Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPseudothyrina accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOdontesthes Evermann & Kendall, 1906
» Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSorgentinia accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOdontesthes Evermann & Kendall, 1906
» Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorTupa accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOdontesthes Evermann & Kendall, 1906
» Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorYaci accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOdontesthes Evermann & Kendall, 1906
Subfamily Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorAtherioninae
Subfamily Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCraterocephalinae
  » Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCraterocephalus
Subfamily Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorMedidiinae

Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAtherinomorous accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAtherinomorus Fowler, 1903
Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorHapsetia accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorHepsetia Bonaparte, 1836 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAtherina Linnaeus, 1758
Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorHepsetia Bonaparte, 1836 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAtherina Linnaeus, 1758
Environment marine
Links Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo GenBank  
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo ITIS
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From other sources
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorDistribution Distribution: tropical to temperate waters. Pelvic fins present and abdominal, subabdominal, or thoracic in position, not modified into clasping organ. Leuresthes tenuis has a spectacular reproductive periodicity in relation to the tides. Reported maximum length 60 cm. [details]
LSID urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:125438
Taxonomic
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Date   action   by
2004-12-21 15:54:05Z  created  van der Land, Jacob
2012-11-16 10:21:31Z  changed  Bailly, Nicolas
  
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  Citation: Bailly, N. (2014). Atherinidae Risso, 1827. In: Froese, R. and D. Pauly. Editors. (2014) FishBase. Accessed through: World Register of Marine Species at http://www.marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=125438 on 2014-08-29
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