WoRMS taxon details

Poecilia Bloch & Schneider, 1801

154394  (urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:154394)

accepted
Genus
Species Poecilia boesemani Poeser, 2003
Species Poecilia butleri Jordan, 1889
Species Poecilia catemaconis Miller, 1975
Species Poecilia caucana (Steindachner, 1880)
Species Poecilia caudofasciata (Regan, 1913)
Species Poecilia dauli Meyer & Radda, 2000
Species Poecilia dominicensis (Evermann & Clark, 1906)
Species Poecilia elegans (Trewavas, 1948)
Species Poecilia formosa (Girard, 1859)
Species Poecilia gillii (Kner, 1863)
Species Poecilia hispaniolana Rivas, 1978
Species Poecilia hondurensis Poeser, 2011
Species Poecilia kempkesi Poeser, 2013
Species Poecilia koperi Poeser, 2003
Species Poecilia kykesis Poeser, 2002
Species Poecilia latipinna (Lesueur, 1821)
Species Poecilia latipunctata Meek, 1904
Species Poecilia marcellinoi Poeser, 1995
Species Poecilia mechthildae Meyer, Etzel & Bork, 2002
Species Poecilia mexicana Steindachner, 1863
Species Poecilia nicholsi (Myers, 1931)
Species Poecilia obscura Schories, Meyer & Schartl, 2009
Species Poecilia orri Fowler, 1943
Species Poecilia parae Eigenmann, 1894
Species Poecilia petenensis Günther, 1866
Species Poecilia reticulata Peters, 1859
Species Poecilia rositae Meyer, Schneider, Radda, Wilde & Schartl, 2004
Species Poecilia salvatoris Regan, 1907
Species Poecilia sarrafae Bragança & Costa, 2011
Species Poecilia sphenops Valenciennes, 1846
Species Poecilia sulphuraria (Álvarez, 1948)
Species Poecilia vandepolli Van Lidth de Jeude, 1887
Species Poecilia velifera (Regan, 1914)
Species Poecilia vivipara Bloch & Schneider, 1801
Species Poecilia waiapi Bragança, Costa & Gama, 2012
Species Poecilia wandae Poeser, 2003
Species Poecilia wingei Poeser, Kempkes & Isbrücker, 2005

Species Poecilia amates Miller, 1907 accepted as Phallichthys amates (Miller, 1907)
Species Poecilia amazonica Garman, 1895 accepted as Poecilia parae Eigenmann, 1894 (synonym)
Species Poecilia bensonii Peters, 1864 accepted as Aplocheilichthys spilauchen (Duméril, 1861)
Species Poecilia boucardii Steindachner, 1878 accepted as Poecilia sphenops Valenciennes, 1846
Species Poecilia branneri Eigenmann, 1894 accepted as Micropoecilia branneri (Eigenmann, 1894) (synonym)
Species Poecilia calaritana Cuvier, 1829 accepted as Aphanius fasciatus (Valenciennes, 1821)
Species Poecilia caudata Meek, 1909 accepted as Poecilia sphenops Valenciennes, 1846
Species Poecilia chisoyensis Günther, 1866 accepted as Poecilia sphenops Valenciennes, 1846
Species Poecilia coenicola Bloch & Schneider, 1801 accepted as Fundulus heteroclitus heteroclitus (Linnaeus, 1766)
Species Poecilia cuneata Garman, 1895 accepted as Poecilia mexicana Steindachner, 1863
Species Poecilia decemmaculata Jenyns, 1842 accepted as Cnesterodon decemmaculatus (Jenyns, 1842)
Species Poecilia dovii Günther, 1866 accepted as Poecilia sphenops Valenciennes, 1846
Species Poecilia elongata Günther, 1866 accepted as Poeciliopsis elongata (Günther, 1866)
Species Poecilia fasciata Bloch & Schneider, 1801 accepted as Fundulus heteroclitus macrolepidotus (Walbaum, 1792)
Species Poecilia festae Boulenger, 1898 accepted as Pseudopoecilia festae (Boulenger, 1898) (synonym)
Species Poecilia fusca Forster, 1801 accepted as Eleotris fusca (Forster, 1801)
Species Poecilia gracilis Valenciennes, 1846 accepted as Cnesterodon decemmaculatus (Jenyns, 1842)
Species Poecilia helleri (Heckel, 1848) accepted as Xiphophorus hellerii Heckel, 1848 (misspelling)
Species Poecilia holacanthus (Hubbs, 1924) accepted as Poecilia vivipara Bloch & Schneider, 1801
Species Poecilia latipes Temminck & Schlegel, 1846 accepted as Oryzias latipes (Temminck & Schlegel, 1846)
Species Poecilia limantouri Jordan & Snyder, 1899 accepted as Poecilia mexicana Steindachner, 1863
Species Poecilia lineolata Girard, 1858 accepted as Poecilia latipinna (Lesueur, 1821) (synonym)
Species Poecilia melanzona (Eigenmann, 1909) accepted as Poecilia parae Eigenmann, 1894
Species Poecilia melapleura Gosse, 1851 accepted as Gambusia melapleura (Gosse, 1851)
Species Poecilia multilineata Lesueur, 1821 accepted as Poecilia latipinna (Lesueur, 1821) (synonym)
Species Poecilia olivacea Storer, 1845 accepted as Fundulus olivaceus (Storer, 1845) (synonym)
Species Poecilia omalonota Duméril, 1861 accepted as Pachypanchax omalonotus (Duméril, 1861) (synonym)
Species Poecilia picta Regan, 1913 accepted as Micropoecilia picta (Regan, 1913)
Species Poecilia presidionis Jordan & Culver, 1895 accepted as Poeciliopsis presidionis (Jordan & Culver, 1895)
Species Poecilia reticulate Peters, 1859 accepted as Poecilia reticulata Peters, 1859 (misspelling)
Species Poecilia reticulatus Peters, 1859 accepted as Poecilia reticulata Peters, 1859 (misspelling)
Species Poecilia rivasi (Franz & Burgess, 1983) accepted as Limia rivasi Franz & Burgess, 1983
Species Poecilia schneideri Valenciennes, 1821 accepted as Poecilia vivipara Bloch & Schneider, 1801
Species Poecilia sexfasciata Peters, 1864 accepted as Epiplatys dageti Poll, 1953 (synonym)
Species Poecilia spilargyreia Duméril, 1861 accepted as Epiplatys spilargyreius (Duméril, 1861) (synonym)
Species Poecilia spilauchena Duméril, 1861 accepted as Aplocheilichthys spilauchen (Duméril, 1861)
Species Poecilia spilonota Regan, 1908 accepted as Poecilia sphenops Valenciennes, 1846
Species Poecilia spilurus Günther, 1866 accepted as Poecilia sphenops Valenciennes, 1846
Species Poecilia surinamensis Valenciennes, 1821 accepted as Poecilia vivipara Bloch & Schneider, 1801
Species Poecilia tenuis Meek, 1907 accepted as Poecilia sphenops Valenciennes, 1846
Species Poecilia thermalis Steindachner, 1863 accepted as Poecilia sphenops Valenciennes, 1846
Species Poecilia unimaculata Valenciennes, 1821 accepted as Poecilia vivipara Bloch & Schneider, 1801
Species Poecilia vetiprovidentiae Fowler, 1950 accepted as Poecilia sphenops Valenciennes, 1846
Species Poecilia vittata Guichenot, 1853 accepted as Limia vittata (Guichenot, 1853)
marine, brackish, fresh, terrestrial
Bloch, M.E.; Schneider, J.G. (1801). M.E. Blochii, Systema Ichthyologiae iconibus cx illustratum. Post obitum auctoris opus inchoatum absolvit, correxit, interpolavit Jo. Gottlob Schneider, Saxo. Berolini. Sumtibus Austoris Impressum et Bibliopolio Sanderiano Commissum. Pp i-lx + 1-584, Pls. 1-110., available online at https://doi.org/10.5962/bhl.title.5750 [details]   
Froese, R. and D. Pauly. Editors. (2018). FishBase. Poecilia Bloch & Schneider, 1801. Accessed through: World Register of Marine Species at: http://marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=154394 on 2018-04-21
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original description Bloch, M.E.; Schneider, J.G. (1801). M.E. Blochii, Systema Ichthyologiae iconibus cx illustratum. Post obitum auctoris opus inchoatum absolvit, correxit, interpolavit Jo. Gottlob Schneider, Saxo. Berolini. Sumtibus Austoris Impressum et Bibliopolio Sanderiano Commissum. Pp i-lx + 1-584, Pls. 1-110., available online at https://doi.org/10.5962/bhl.title.5750 [details]   

original description  (ofLebistes De Filippi, 1861) De Filippi, F. (1861). Note Zoologiche. IV. Lebistes nuovo genere di pesce della famiglia dei Ciprinodonti. Arch. Zool. Anat. Fisiol. (Genova). 1(4): 69-70. [details]   

taxonomy source Eschmeyer, W. N.; Fricke, R.; van der Laan, R. (eds). (2017). Catalog of Fishes: Genera, Species, References. Electronic version., available online at http://researcharchive.calacademy.org/research/Ichthyology/catalog/fishcatmain.asp [details]   

basis of record  (ofLebistes De Filippi, 1861) Eschmeyer, W. N.; Fricke, R.; van der Laan, R. (eds). (2017). Catalog of Fishes: Genera, Species, References. Electronic version., available online at http://researcharchive.calacademy.org/research/Ichthyology/catalog/fishcatmain.asp [details]   

basis of record  (ofAcanthophacelus Eigenmann, 1907) Froese, R. & D. Pauly (Editors). (2018). FishBase. World Wide Web electronic publication. , available online at http://www.fishbase.org [details]   

basis of record  (ofLembesseia Fowler, 1949) Froese, R. & D. Pauly (Editors). (2018). FishBase. World Wide Web electronic publication. , available online at http://www.fishbase.org [details]   

basis of record  (ofMolinesia) Froese, R. & D. Pauly (Editors). (2018). FishBase. World Wide Web electronic publication. , available online at http://www.fishbase.org [details]   

basis of record  (ofMollienesia Lesueur, 1821) Froese, R. & D. Pauly (Editors). (2018). FishBase. World Wide Web electronic publication. , available online at http://www.fishbase.org [details]   

basis of record  (ofMollienisia) Froese, R. & D. Pauly (Editors). (2018). FishBase. World Wide Web electronic publication. , available online at http://www.fishbase.org [details]   

basis of record  (ofNeopoecilia Hubbs, 1924) Froese, R. & D. Pauly (Editors). (2018). FishBase. World Wide Web electronic publication. , available online at http://www.fishbase.org [details]