WoRMS taxon details

Poeciliidae Bonaparte, 1831

154389  (urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:154389)

accepted
Family
Subfamily Aplocheilichthyinae Myers, 1928
  » Genus Aplocheilichthys Bleeker, 1863
  » Genus Haplochilichthys accepted as Aplocheilichthys Bleeker, 1863 (misspelling)
Subfamily Poeciliinae Bonaparte, 1831
  » Genus Belonesox Kner, 1860
  » Genus Brachyrhaphis Regan, 1913
  » Genus Cnesterodon Garman, 1895
  » Genus Gambusia Poey, 1854
  » Genus Heterandria Agassiz, 1853
  » Genus Limia Poey, 1854
  » Genus Micropoecilia Hubbs, 1926
  » Genus Phalloceros Eigenmann, 1907
  » Genus Poecilia Bloch & Schneider, 1801
  » Genus Poeciliopsis Regan, 1913
  » Genus Priapichthys Regan, 1913
  » Genus Xiphophorus Heckel, 1848
  » Genus Acanthophacelus Eigenmann, 1907 accepted as Poecilia Bloch & Schneider, 1801
  » Genus Glaridichthys Garman, 1896 accepted as Girardinus Poey, 1854
  » Genus Glaridodon Garman, 1895 accepted as Girardinus Poey, 1854
  » Genus Lembesseia Fowler, 1949 accepted as Poecilia Bloch & Schneider, 1801
  » Genus Molinesia accepted as Mollienesia Lesueur, 1821 accepted as Poecilia Bloch & Schneider, 1801 (misspelling)
  » Genus Mollienesia Lesueur, 1821 accepted as Poecilia Bloch & Schneider, 1801
  » Genus Mollienisia accepted as Mollienesia Lesueur, 1821 accepted as Poecilia Bloch & Schneider, 1801 (misspelling)
  » Genus Neopoecilia Hubbs, 1924 accepted as Poecilia Bloch & Schneider, 1801
  » Genus Platypoecilus Günther, 1866 accepted as Xiphophorus Heckel, 1848
  » Genus Poeciliodes Steindachner, 1863 accepted as Heterandria Agassiz, 1853 (synonym)
  » Genus Schizophallus Hubbs, 1926 accepted as Gambusia Poey, 1854 (synonym)
  » Genus Zygonectes Agassiz, 1854 accepted as Fundulus Lacepède, 1803
Subfamily Procatopodinae Fowler, 1916
  » Genus Pantanodon Myers, 1955
marine, brackish, fresh
Not documented
Froese, R. and D. Pauly. Editors. (2020). FishBase. Poeciliidae Bonaparte, 1831. Accessed through: World Register of Marine Species at: http://www.marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=154389 on 2020-11-30
Date
action
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2005-04-18 08:19:08Z
created
2005-05-27 07:39:43Z
changed
2015-04-17 08:48:21Z
changed

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taxonomy source Van Der Laan, R.; Eschmeyer, W. N.; Fricke, R. (2014). Family-group names of Recent fishes. <em>Zootaxa.</em> 3882(1): 1-230., available online at https://doi.org/10.11646/zootaxa.3882.1.1 [details]  Available for editors  PDF available [request] 

basis of record Fricke, R., Eschmeyer, W. N. & Van der Laan, R. (eds). (2019). Catalog of Fishes: Genera, Species, References. Electronic version accessed dd mmm 2019., available online at http://researcharchive.calacademy.org/research/Ichthyology/catalog/fishcatmain.asp [details]   

additional source Froese, R. & D. Pauly (Editors). (2019). FishBase. World Wide Web electronic publication. version (12/2019)., available online at http://www.fishbase.org [details]   
 
 Present  Inaccurate  Introduced: alien  Containing type locality 
LanguageName 
English poeciliids  [details]