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Scientific Names

Preferred Names

Characidae
Reference taxon from EOL Dynamic Hierarchy Trunk

Alternative Names

Carlastyanax Géry 1972
Doubtful according to GBIF classification
Characidiidae
Invalid according to {resource_name} (junior synonym)
Characidiinae
Invalid according to {resource_name} (other, see comments)
Characinae
Invalid according to {resource_name} (other, see comments)
Characithecium
Doubtful according to GBIF classification
Colossoma Cuvier 1818
Doubtful according to GBIF classification
Crenuchidae
Invalid according to {resource_name} (junior synonym)
Crenuchinae
Invalid according to {resource_name} (other, see comments)
Eurocharax Gaudant 1980
Doubtful according to GBIF classification
Glandulocaudinae
Invalid according to {resource_name} (other, see comments)
Iguanodectinae
Invalid according to {resource_name} (other, see comments)
Lobodeuterodon Fowler 1945
Doubtful according to GBIF classification
Nans Mirande, Aguilera & Azpelicueta 2004
Doubtful according to GBIF classification
Palaeocharax Gaudant & Smith 2008
Doubtful according to GBIF classification
Paleotetra Weiss, Malabarba & Malabarba 2012
Doubtful according to GBIF classification
Psalidodon Eigenmann 1911
Doubtful according to GBIF classification
Rhoadsiinae
Invalid according to {resource_name} (other, see comments)
Serrasalmidae
Invalid according to {resource_name} (junior synonym)
Serrasalminae
Invalid according to {resource_name} (other, see comments)
Stethaprioninae
Invalid according to {resource_name} (other, see comments)
Tetragonopterinae
Invalid according to {resource_name} (other, see comments)

Common Names

English

tetras preferred

Arabic

خراقينية preferred
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Bokmål, Norwegian; Norwegian Bokmål

karpelakser preferred
Recognized by Wikidata

Bulgarian

харацидови preferred
Recognized by Wikidata

Catalan; Valencian

Caràcid preferred
Recognized by Wikidata

Czech

tetrovití preferred
Recognized by Wikidata

Finnish

Tetrat preferred
Recognized by Wikidata

German

Echte Salmler preferred
Recognized by Wikidata

Hebrew

חריתיים preferred
Recognized by Wikidata

Hungarian

pontylazacfélék preferred
Recognized by Wikidata

Japanese

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

Lithuanian

Mažieji lašišakarpiai preferred
Recognized by Wikidata

Macedonian

пастрмкокрапови preferred
Recognized by Wikidata

Persian

کاراسینان preferred
Recognized by Wikidata

Polish

kąsaczowate preferred
Recognized by Wikidata

Russian

харациновые preferred
Recognized by Wikidata

Swedish

Laxkarpar preferred
Recognized by Wikidata

Thai

วงศ์ปลาคาราซิน preferred
Recognized by Wikidata

Ukrainian

харацинові preferred
Recognized by Wikidata

i18n: Mrj

Харацинвлӓ preferred
Recognized by Wikidata
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Curated hierarchies for Characidae

EOL Dynamic Hierarchy 1.1

Life
Cellular Organisms
Eukaryota
Opisthokonta
Metazoa
Bilateria
Deuterostomia
Chordata
Vertebrata
Gnathostomata
Osteichthyes
Actinopterygii
Neopterygii
Teleostei
Otomorpha
Ostariophysi
Characiformes
Characoidei
Characidae (this page)

EOL Dynamic Hierarchy 0.9

Life
Cellular Organisms
Eukaryota
Opisthokonta
Metazoa
Bilateria
Deuterostomia
Chordata
Vertebrata
Gnathostomata
Osteichthyes
Actinopterygii
Actinopteri
Neopterygii
Teleostei
Osteoglossocephalai
Clupeocephala
Otomorpha
Ostariophysi
Otophysa
Characiphysae
Characiformes
Characoidei
Characidae (this page)

GBIF classification

Animalia
Chordata
Actinopterygii
Characiformes
Characidae (this page)
3 additional siblings truncated for brevity.
See the resource file for a full list.

Integrated Taxonomic Information System (ITIS) Taxonomic Hierarchy

Animalia
Bilateria
Deuterostomia
Chordata
Vertebrata
Gnathostomata
Actinopterygii
Teleostei
Ostariophysi
Characiformes
Characidae (this page)

IUCN

Animalia
Chordata
Actinopterygii
Characiformes
Characidae (this page)