WoRMS taxon details

Poecilia Bloch & Schneider, 1801

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

accepted
Genus
Species Poecilia akroa Figueiredo & Moreira, 2018
Species Poecilia formosa (Girard, 1859)
Species Poecilia islai (Rodriguez-Silva & Weaver, 2020)
Species Poecilia latipinna (Lesueur, 1821)
Species Poecilia mandibularis (Rodriguez-Silva, Torres-Pineda & Josaphat, 2020)
Species Poecilia mexicana Steindachner, 1863
Species Poecilia orri Fowler, 1943
Species Poecilia parae Eigenmann, 1894
Species Poecilia reticulata Peters, 1859
Species Poecilia sphenops Valenciennes, 1846
Species Poecilia velifera (Regan, 1914)
Species Poecilia vivipara Bloch & Schneider, 1801

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 calaritana Cuvier, 1829 accepted as Aphanius fasciatus (Valenciennes, 1821)
Species Poecilia chisoyensis Günther, 1866 accepted as Poecilia sphenops Valenciennes, 1846
Species Poecilia coenicola Bloch & Schneider, 1801 accepted as Fundulus 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 (Linnaeus, 1766)
Species Poecilia fusca Forster, 1801 accepted as Eleotris fusca (Forster, 1801)
Species Poecilia gracilis Valenciennes, 1846 accepted as Cnesterodon decemmaculatus (Jenyns, 1842)
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 multilineata Lesueur, 1821 accepted as Poecilia latipinna (Lesueur, 1821) (synonym)
Species Poecilia schneideri Valenciennes, 1821 accepted as Poecilia vivipara Bloch & Schneider, 1801
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 thermalis Steindachner, 1863 accepted as Poecilia sphenops Valenciennes, 1846
Species Poecilia unimaculata Valenciennes, 1821 accepted as Poecilia vivipara Bloch & Schneider, 1801
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://www.biodiversitylibrary.org/bibliography/5750#/summary [details]   
Froese, R. and D. Pauly. Editors. (2021). FishBase. Poecilia Bloch & Schneider, 1801. Accessed through: World Register of Marine Species at: http://www.marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=154394 on 2021-06-20
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2005-04-18 08:19:08Z
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2013-03-11 14:35:28Z
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2014-11-21 13:09:37Z
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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://www.biodiversitylibrary.org/bibliography/5750#/summary [details]   

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

taxonomy source Fricke, R., Eschmeyer, W. N. & Van der Laan, R. (eds). (2021). Eschmeyer's Catalog of Fishes: Genera, Species, References. Electronic version accessed dd mmm 2021., available online at http://researcharchive.calacademy.org/research/Ichthyology/catalog/fishcatmain.asp [details]   
 
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