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Characiformes
characins
T5001785       Quick-Link [ https://copepedia.org/?id=T5001785 ]
Order ( WoRMS-Aphia: 0151956 | ITIS: 0553129 )
WoRMS taxon status is:   "accepted"
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Actinopterygii
   
Animalia
Kingdom
: Chordata
Phylum
: Vertebrata
Subphylum
: Gnathostomata
Superclass
: Actinopterygii
Class
: Characiformes
Order


In the map above, the DARK BLUE DOTS indicate locations of quantitative data (0 obs globally),
while light-blue dots indicate locations of "presence-only"/non-quantitative observations (11382 obs globally).
Yellow Stars show locations of any time series reporting this taxa or group (0 sites globally).
 

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DATABASE Info


0 quantitative-obs
11382 non-quantitative
MOLECULAR Info


10757 barcodes

This Order currently has 23 taxonomic siblings (listed below) and an expanded tree of 150 members (self + siblings + sub-siblings).

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#Distribution MapTaxonomic SiblingsPHOTOs
1
  Acestrorhynchidae
Eigenmann, 1912
Family   [ "accepted" ]   T5005937
WoRMS-ID:   151963

# of direct Siblings:   2
# (total) of all siblings-and-sub-siblings:   7
# of DB-records (self+all-sibs):   0
# of non-Quantitative records (self+all-sibs):   234
# of Time Series sites (self+all-sibs):   0
# of Barcodes (self+all-sibs):   29
no photos
currently available
2
  Alestidae
Cockerell, 1910
Family   [ "accepted" ]   T5006037
WoRMS-ID:   267003

# of direct Siblings:   17
# (total) of all siblings-and-sub-siblings:   76
# of DB-records (self+all-sibs):   0
# of non-Quantitative records (self+all-sibs):   145
# of Time Series sites (self+all-sibs):   0
# of Barcodes (self+all-sibs):   564
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currently available
3
  Anostomidae
Günther, 1864
Family   [ "accepted" ]   T5006038
WoRMS-ID:   267004

# of direct Siblings:   12
# (total) of all siblings-and-sub-siblings:   88
# of DB-records (self+all-sibs):   0
# of non-Quantitative records (self+all-sibs):   245
# of Time Series sites (self+all-sibs):   0
# of Barcodes (self+all-sibs):   641
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currently available
4
  Bryconidae
Eigenmann, 1912
Family   [ "accepted" ]   T5006058
WoRMS-ID:   826568

# of direct Siblings:   2
# (total) of all siblings-and-sub-siblings:   5
# of DB-records (self+all-sibs):   0
# of non-Quantitative records (self+all-sibs):   149
# of Time Series sites (self+all-sibs):   0
# of Barcodes (self+all-sibs):   295
no photos
currently available
5
  Chalceidae
Fowler, 1958
Family   [ "accepted" ]   T5006059
WoRMS-ID:   826570

# of direct Siblings:   1
# (total) of all siblings-and-sub-siblings:   3
# of DB-records (self+all-sibs):   0
# of non-Quantitative records (self+all-sibs):   37
# of Time Series sites (self+all-sibs):   0
# of Barcodes (self+all-sibs):   1
no photos
currently available
6
  Characidae
Latreille, 1825
Family   [ "accepted" ]   T5005935
WoRMS-ID:   151961

# of direct Siblings:   24
# (total) of all siblings-and-sub-siblings:   207
# of DB-records (self+all-sibs):   0
# of non-Quantitative records (self+all-sibs):   1637
# of Time Series sites (self+all-sibs):   0
# of Barcodes (self+all-sibs):   5012
no photos
currently available
7
  Chilodontidae
Eigenmann, 1903
Family   [ "accepted" ]   T5006039
WoRMS-ID:   267005

# of direct Siblings:   2
# (total) of all siblings-and-sub-siblings:   9
# of DB-records (self+all-sibs):   0
# of non-Quantitative records (self+all-sibs):   84
# of Time Series sites (self+all-sibs):   0
# of Barcodes (self+all-sibs):   34
no photos
currently available
8
  Citharinidae
Günther, 1864
Family   [ "accepted" ]   T5005943
WoRMS-ID:   151973

# of direct Siblings:   1
# (total) of all siblings-and-sub-siblings:   5
# of DB-records (self+all-sibs):   0
# of non-Quantitative records (self+all-sibs):   1
# of Time Series sites (self+all-sibs):   0
# of Barcodes (self+all-sibs):   46
no photos
currently available
9
  Crenuchidae
Günther, 1864
Family   [ "accepted" ]   T5006040
WoRMS-ID:   267006

# of direct Siblings:   2
# (total) of all siblings-and-sub-siblings:   12
# of DB-records (self+all-sibs):   0
# of non-Quantitative records (self+all-sibs):   389
# of Time Series sites (self+all-sibs):   0
# of Barcodes (self+all-sibs):   361
no photos
currently available
10
  Ctenoluciidae
Schultz, 1944
Family   [ "accepted" ]   T5005938
WoRMS-ID:   151965

# of direct Siblings:   2
# (total) of all siblings-and-sub-siblings:   5
# of DB-records (self+all-sibs):   0
# of non-Quantitative records (self+all-sibs):   48
# of Time Series sites (self+all-sibs):   0
# of Barcodes (self+all-sibs):   10
no photos
currently available
11
  Curimatidae
Gill, 1858
Family   [ "accepted" ]   T5005941
WoRMS-ID:   151970

# of direct Siblings:   8
# (total) of all siblings-and-sub-siblings:   69
# of DB-records (self+all-sibs):   0
# of non-Quantitative records (self+all-sibs):   427
# of Time Series sites (self+all-sibs):   0
# of Barcodes (self+all-sibs):   397
no photos
currently available
12
  Cynodontidae
Eigenmann, 1903
Family   [ "accepted" ]   T5005936
WoRMS-ID:   151962

# of direct Siblings:   2
# (total) of all siblings-and-sub-siblings:   7
# of DB-records (self+all-sibs):   0
# of non-Quantitative records (self+all-sibs):   68
# of Time Series sites (self+all-sibs):   0
# of Barcodes (self+all-sibs):   25
no photos
currently available
13
  Distichodontidae
Günther, 1864
Family   [ "accepted" ]   T5006060
WoRMS-ID:   826572

# of direct Siblings:   14
# (total) of all siblings-and-sub-siblings:   67
# of DB-records (self+all-sibs):   0
# of non-Quantitative records (self+all-sibs):   53
# of Time Series sites (self+all-sibs):   0
# of Barcodes (self+all-sibs):   579
no photos
currently available
14
  Erythrinidae
Valenciennes, 1847
Family   [ "accepted" ]   T5005940
WoRMS-ID:   151968

# of direct Siblings:   3
# (total) of all siblings-and-sub-siblings:   15
# of DB-records (self+all-sibs):   0
# of non-Quantitative records (self+all-sibs):   310
# of Time Series sites (self+all-sibs):   0
# of Barcodes (self+all-sibs):   362
no photos
currently available
15
  Gasteropelecidae
Bleeker, 1859
Family   [ "accepted" ]   T5001717
WoRMS-ID:   151966

# of direct Siblings:   3
# (total) of all siblings-and-sub-siblings:   9
# of DB-records (self+all-sibs):   0
# of non-Quantitative records (self+all-sibs):   235
# of Time Series sites (self+all-sibs):   0
# of Barcodes (self+all-sibs):   19
no photos
currently available
16
  Hemiodontidae
Bleeker, 1859
Family   [ "accepted" ]   T5005934
WoRMS-ID:   151957

# of direct Siblings:   4
# (total) of all siblings-and-sub-siblings:   22
# of DB-records (self+all-sibs):   0
# of non-Quantitative records (self+all-sibs):   223
# of Time Series sites (self+all-sibs):   0
# of Barcodes (self+all-sibs):   133
no photos
currently available
17
  Hepsetidae
Hubbs, 1939
Family   [ "accepted" ]   T5005942
WoRMS-ID:   151972

# of direct Siblings:   1
# (total) of all siblings-and-sub-siblings:   4
# of DB-records (self+all-sibs):   0
# of non-Quantitative records (self+all-sibs):   10
# of Time Series sites (self+all-sibs):   0
# of Barcodes (self+all-sibs):   85
no photos
currently available
18
  Iguanodectidae
Eigenmann, 1909
Family   [ "accepted" ]   T5006063
WoRMS-ID:   826575

# of direct Siblings:   2
# (total) of all siblings-and-sub-siblings:   9
# of DB-records (self+all-sibs):   0
# of non-Quantitative records (self+all-sibs):   463
# of Time Series sites (self+all-sibs):   0
# of Barcodes (self+all-sibs):   6
no photos
currently available
19
  Lebiasinidae
Gill, 1889
Family   [ "accepted" ]   T5005939
WoRMS-ID:   151967

# of direct Siblings:   2
# (total) of all siblings-and-sub-siblings:   8
# of DB-records (self+all-sibs):   0
# of non-Quantitative records (self+all-sibs):   372
# of Time Series sites (self+all-sibs):   0
# of Barcodes (self+all-sibs):   36
no photos
currently available
20
  Parodontidae
Eigenmann, 1910
Family   [ "accepted" ]   T5006041
WoRMS-ID:   267007

# of direct Siblings:   3
# (total) of all siblings-and-sub-siblings:   16
# of DB-records (self+all-sibs):   0
# of non-Quantitative records (self+all-sibs):   76
# of Time Series sites (self+all-sibs):   0
# of Barcodes (self+all-sibs):   106
no photos
currently available
21
  Prochilodontidae
Eigenmann, 1909
Family   [ "accepted" ]   T5006042
WoRMS-ID:   267008

# of direct Siblings:   2
# (total) of all siblings-and-sub-siblings:   21
# of DB-records (self+all-sibs):   0
# of non-Quantitative records (self+all-sibs):   100
# of Time Series sites (self+all-sibs):   0
# of Barcodes (self+all-sibs):   482
no photos
currently available
22
  Serrasalmidae
Bleeker, 1859
Family   [ "accepted" ]   T5006066
WoRMS-ID:   826583

# of direct Siblings:   16
# (total) of all siblings-and-sub-siblings:   86
# of DB-records (self+all-sibs):   0
# of non-Quantitative records (self+all-sibs):   422
# of Time Series sites (self+all-sibs):   0
# of Barcodes (self+all-sibs):   1446
no photos
currently available
23
  Triportheidae
Fowler, 1940
Family   [ "accepted" ]   T5006067
WoRMS-ID:   826584

# of direct Siblings:   3
# (total) of all siblings-and-sub-siblings:   6
# of DB-records (self+all-sibs):   0
# of non-Quantitative records (self+all-sibs):   169
# of Time Series sites (self+all-sibs):   0
# of Barcodes (self+all-sibs):   88
no photos
currently available



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