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Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorCharacidae 
AphiaID: 151961

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) > Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorCharaciformes (Order)
Status accepted
Rank Family
Parent Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorCharaciformes
Source  basis of record Eschmeyer, W.: Catalog of fishes; California Academy of Sciences, department Ichtyology., available online at http://researcharchive.calacademy.org/research/Ichthyology/catalog/fishcatmain.asp [details]

Vernacular
Names
 
Language   Name 
English Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorcharacins  [details]
Direct child
taxa (198)

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 Subfamily Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorAgoniatinae
  » Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAgoniates Müller & Troschel, 1845
Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAphyocharacidium Géry, 1960
Subfamily Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorAphyocharacinae
  » Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAphyocharax Günther, 1868
Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAphyodite
Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAstyanacinus
Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAstyanax
Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAtopomesus
Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAttonitus
Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAulixidens
Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAxelrodia
Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorBario
Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorBoehlkea
Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorBramocharax
Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorBrittanichthys
Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorBryconacidnus
Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorBryconadenos
Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorBryconamericus
Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorBryconella
Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorBryconexodon
Subfamily Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorBryconinae
  » Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorBrycon
» Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorChilobrycon
» Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorHenochilus
Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorBryconops
Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCaiapobrycon
Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCarlastyanax
Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCeratobranchia
Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorChalceus
Subfamily Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorCharacidae incertae sedis
Subfamily Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorCharacidiinae
  » Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAmmocryptocharax
» Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCharacidium
» Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorElachocharax
» Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorGeryichthys
» Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorKlausewitzia
» Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorLeptocharacidium
» Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMelanocharacidium
» Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMicrocharacidium
» Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOdontocharacidium
» Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSkiotocharax
Subfamily Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorCharacinae
  » Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAcanthocharax Eigenmann, 1912
» Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAcestrocephalus Eigenmann, 1910
» Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCharax Scopoli (ex Gronow), 1777
» Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCynopotamus
» Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorGaleocharax
» Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorGnathocharax
» Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorHeterocharax
» Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorHoplocharax
» Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorLonchogenys
» Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPhenacogaster
» Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPriocharax
» Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorRoeboides
Subfamily Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorCheirodontinae
  » Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAcinocheirodon Malabarba & Weitzman, 1999
» Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAphyocheirodon Eigenmann, 1915
» Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCheirodon
» Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCheirodontops
» Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCompsura
» Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorHeterocheirodon
» Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorKolpotocheirodon
» Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMacropsobrycon
» Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorNanocheirodon
» Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOdontostilbe
» Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorProdontocharax
» Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPseudocheirodon
» Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSaccoderma
» Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSerrapinnus
» Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSpintherobolus
Subfamily Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorClupeacharacinae
  » Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorClupeacharax
Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCoptobrycon
Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCreagrutus
Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCtenobrycon
Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCyanocharax
Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorDeuterodon
Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorEngraulisoma
Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorExodon
Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorGenycharax
Subfamily Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorGlandulocaudinae
  » Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAcrobrycon Eigenmann & Pearson, 1924
» Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorArgopleura
» Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorChrysobrycon
» Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCorynopoma
» Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorDiapoma
» Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorGephyrocharax
» Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorGlandulocauda
» Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorHysteronotus
» Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorIotabrycon
» Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorLandonia
» Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorLophiobrycon
» Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMimagoniates
» Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPhenacobrycon
» Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPlanaltina
» Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPseudocorynopoma
» Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPterobrycon
» Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPtychocharax
» Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorScopaeocharax
» Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorTyttocharax
» Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorXenurobrycon
Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorGrundulus
Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorGymnocharacinus
Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorGymnocorymbus
Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorGymnotichthys
Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorHasemania
Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorHemibrycon
Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorHemigrammus
Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorHollandichthys
Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorHyphessobrycon
Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorHypobrycon
Subfamily Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorIguanodectinae
  » Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorIguanodectes
» Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPiabucus
Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorInpaichthys
Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorJupiaba
Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorKnodus
Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorLeptagoniates
Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorLeptobrycon
Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorLignobrycon
Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorLobodeuterodon
Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMarkiana
Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMicrogenys
Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMicroschemobrycon
Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMixobrycon
Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMoenkhausia Eigenmann, 1903
Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMonotocheirodon
Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMyxiops
Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorNans
Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorNematobrycon
Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorNematocharax
Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOdontostoechus
Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOligobrycon
Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOligosarcus
Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOthonocheirodus
Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOxybrycon
Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorParacheirodon
Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorParagoniates
Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorParapristella
Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorParecbasis
Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPetitella
Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPhenagoniates
Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPiabarchus
Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPiabina
Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPrionobrama
Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPristella Eigenmann, 1908
Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorProbolodus
Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPsalidodon
Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPsellogrammus
Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPseudochalceus
Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorRachoviscus
Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorRhinobrycon
Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorRhinopetitia
Subfamily Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorRhoadsiinae
  » Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCarlana
» Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorParastremma
» Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorRhoadsia
Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorRoeboexodon
Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSalminus
Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSchultzites
Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorScissor
Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSerrabrycon
Subfamily Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorSerrasalminae
  » Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAcnodon Eigenmann, 1903
» Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCatoprion
» Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorColossoma
» Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMetynnis
» Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMylesinus
» Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMyletes
» Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMyleus
» Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMyloplus
» Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMylossoma
» Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOssubtus
» Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPiaractus
» Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPristobrycon
» Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPygocentrus
» Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPygopristis
» Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSerrasalmo
» Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSerrasalmus
» Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorTometes
» Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorUtiaritichthys
Subfamily Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorStethaprioninae
  » Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorBrachychalcinus
» Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOrthospinus
» Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPoptella
» Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorStethaprion
Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorStichonodon
Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorStygichthys
Subfamily Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTetragonopterinae
  » Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorTetragonopterus Bleeker, 1863 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorChaetodon Linnaeus, 1758
Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorThayeria
Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorThrissobrycon
Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorTriportheus
Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorTucanoichthys
Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorTyttobrycon
Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorXenagoniates

Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMegalamphodus accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorHyphessobrycon
Links Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo GenBank  
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo ITIS
LSID urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:151961
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  Citation: WoRMS (2014). Characidae. 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=151961 on 2014-10-21
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