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order

Characiformes

kingdom Animalia - animals »  phylum Chordata - chordates »  class Actinopterygii - ray-finned fishes »  superorder Teleostei

Scientific synonyms

Characinoidei

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Functions restricted to taxon Characiformes

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Included taxa

Number of records: 20

family Acestrorhynchidae C.H. Eigenmann, 1912
family Alestiidae - African tetras
family Anostomidae Günther, 1864
family Characidae C.H. Eigenmann, 1910 - characins
family Chilodontidae Eigenmann, 1912
family Citharinidae
family Crenuchidae Günther, 1864
family Ctenoluciidae L.P. Schultz, 1944 - pike-characids
family Curimatidae
family Cynodontidae
family Erythrinidae Valenciennes, 1847 - trahiras
family Gasteropelecidae - freshwater hatchetfishes
family Hepsetidae
family Lebiasinidae Th.N. Gill, 1889
family Parodontidae
family Serrasalmidae Bleeker, 1859
family Tarumaniidae de Pinna, Zuanon, Rapp Py-Daniel & Petry, 2017 - Muck fishes

Fossil taxa

genus Santanichthys Silva Santos, 1991

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Explanations

extinct taxon