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Scientific Names

Preferred Names

Characiformes
Reference taxon from EOL Dynamic Hierarchy Trunk
Characiformes
Recognized by iNaturalist, Eswatini Species List, NMNH Fishes, Flickr Group, Flickr Group, Flickr Group, Harvard Museum of Comparative Zoology DwCA, Egypt Species List, NBII images, AnAge articles, Natural History Museum Species of the day, Conabio, Conabio, Animal Diversity Web, IABIN, IUCN, Angola Species List, Australia Species List, Belize Species List, Bolivia Species List, Botswana Species List, Brazil Species List, Burundi Species List, Cameroon Species List, Canada Species List, Chile Species List, China Species List, Colombia Species List, Costa Rica Species List, Democratic Republic of the Congo Species List, Ecuador Species List, El Salvador Species List, Equatorial Guinea Species List, Ethiopia Species List, France Species List, French Guiana Species List, Gabon Species List, Ghana Species List, Guatemala Species List, Guinea Bissau Species List, Guinea Species List, Guyana Species List, Hong Kong Species List, India Species List, Italy Species List, Ivory Coast Species List, Kenya Species List, Liberia Species List, Malawi Species List, Mali Species List, Mozambique Species List, Namibia Species List, Nicaragua Species List, Niger Species List, Nigeria Species List, Panama Species List, Peru Species List, Paraguay Species List, Philippines Species List, Puerto Rico Species List, Republic of the Congo Species List, Rwanda Species List, Senegal Species List, Sierra Leone Species List, South Africa Species List, Sudan Species List, Suriname Species List, Taiwan Species List, Tanzania Species List, Togo Species List, Uganda Species List, Venezuela Species List, Uruguay Species List, Zambia Species List, Zimbabwe Species List, Argentina Species List, Mexico Species List, United States Species List, Arabian Sea Species List, Caribbean Sea Species List, Gulf of Guinea Species List, Gulf of Mexico Species List, Indian Ocean Species List, North Atlantic Species List, North Pacific Species List, South Atlantic Species List, and South Pacific Species List

Alternative Names

Alestoides Monod & Gaudant 1998
Doubtful according to GBIF classification
Characoidei
Invalid according to {resource_name} (junior synonym)
Gerichthys Zarske 1997
Doubtful according to GBIF classification
Mahengecharax Murray 2003
Doubtful according to GBIF classification
Megacheirodon Malabarba 1998
Doubtful according to GBIF classification
Plesiocurimata de Figueiredo & Costa-Carvalho 1999
Doubtful according to GBIF classification
Rhodsia Fowler 1911
Doubtful according to GBIF classification

Common Names

English

characins preferred
Recognized by arthurqnn and admin

Azb

چاراسیفورمس preferred
Recognized by Wikidata

Mrj

Харацин йиш preferred
Recognized by Wikidata

Arabic

كراسين preferred
Recognized by Wikidata

Bulgarian

харацидоподобни preferred
Recognized by Wikidata

Catalan; Valencian

Caraciforme preferred
Recognized by Wikidata

Czech

trnobřiší preferred
Recognized by Wikidata

Dutch; Flemish

karperzalmachtigen preferred
Recognized by Wikidata

Finnish

tetrakalat preferred
Recognized by Wikidata

Galician

Caraciformes preferred
Recognized by Wikidata

Georgian

ქარაცინისნაირნი preferred
Recognized by Wikidata

German

Salmlerartige preferred
Recognized by Wikidata

Hebrew

חריתאים preferred
Recognized by Wikidata

Hungarian

Pontylazacalakúak preferred
Recognized by Wikidata

Japanese

カラシン目 preferred
Recognized by Wikidata, piaf, and admin

Lithuanian

Characidai preferred
Recognized by Wikidata

Macedonian

пастромкокраповидни preferred
Recognized by Wikidata

Norwegian

karpelaksfisker preferred
Recognized by Wikidata

Persian

تتراسانان preferred
Recognized by Wikidata

Polish

kąsaczokształtne preferred
Recognized by Wikidata

Russian

харацинообразные preferred
Recognized by Wikidata

Slovak

Charaxotvaré preferred
Recognized by Wikidata

Swedish

Laxkarpar preferred
Recognized by Wikidata

Thai

อันดับปลาคาราซิน preferred
Recognized by Wikidata

Ukrainian

харациноподібні preferred
Recognized by Wikidata

Vietnamese

Bộ Cá chép mỡ preferred
Recognized by Wikidata
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Curated hierarchies for Characiformes

GBIF classification

Animalia
Chordata
Actinopterygii
1014 additional siblings truncated for brevity.
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