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Scientific Names

Preferred Names

Alestidae
Reference taxon from EOL Dynamic Hierarchy Trunk

Alternative Names

Alestidae
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Alestiidae
Synonym according to NCBI
Alestiinae
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Alestiinae
Synonym according to NCBI
Characinus Linnaeus 1758
Doubtful according to GBIF classification
Hydrocinus Cuvier 1816
Doubtful according to GBIF classification
Virilia Roberts 1967
Doubtful according to GBIF classification

Common Names

English

African tetras preferred

Japanese

アレステス科 preferred
Recognized by Furui 2020, piaf, and admin

Curated hierarchies for Alestidae

GBIF classification

Animalia
Chordata
Actinopterygii
Characiformes
3 additional siblings truncated for brevity.
See the resource file for a full list.

IUCN

Animalia
Chordata
Actinopterygii
Characiformes
Alestidae (this page)