Taxon profile


Cynopotamus Valenciennes, 1849

kingdom Animalia - animals »  phylum Chordata - chordates »  class Actinopterygii - ray-finned fishes »  order Characiformes »  family Characidae - characins

Scientific synonyms

Cyrtocharax Fowler, 1907

Included taxa

Number of records: 13

species Cynopotamus amazonus (Günther, 1868)
species Cynopotamus argenteus (Valenciennes, 1836)
species Cynopotamus atratoensis (Eigenmann, 1907)
species Cynopotamus bipunctatus Pellegrin, 1909
species Cynopotamus essequibensis Eigenmann, 1912
species Cynopotamus gibbosus Valenciennes in Cuvier & Valenciennes, 1850
species Cynopotamus gouldingi Menezes, 1987
species Cynopotamus juruenae Menezes, 1987
species Cynopotamus kincaidi (Schultz, 1950)
species Cynopotamus magdalenae (Steindachner, 1879)
species Cynopotamus tocantinensis Menezes, 1987
species Cynopotamus venezuelae (Schultz, 1944)
species Cynopotamus xinguano Menezes, 2007

Links and literature

CZ AQUATAB. World Wide Web electronic publication [genus/1091]

Plíštil J. (Ed.) (2009): AQUATAB. World Wide Web electronic publication [] [as Cynopotamus Valenciennes, 1849]
Data retrieved on: 17 January 2010
EN The Interim Register of Marine and Nonmarine Genera [1258349]

Rees, T. (compiler): The Interim Register of Marine and Nonmarine Genera [] [as Cynopotamus Valenciennes in Cuvier & Valenciennes, 1850]
Data retrieved on: 21 January 2020

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