Taxon profile


Blood Characin
Hyphessobrycon eques (Steindachner, 1882)

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

Scientific synonyms

Cheirodon eques Steindachner, 1882
Chirodon eques Steindachner, 1882
Hemigrammus melasopterus Eigenmann & Kennedy, 1903
Hemigrammus serpae (Durbin, 1908)
Hyphessobrycon callistus
Hyphessobrycon serpae
Megalamphodus eques (Steindachner, 1882)
Tetragonopterus callistus Boulenger, 1900

Other names

= Callistus
= Callistus Tetra
= Jewel Tetra
= Red Serpa



Links and literature

CH DE EN FR IT NL PR SP FishBase [46294]

Froese R., Pauly D. (eds.): FishBase []
CZ AQUATAB. World Wide Web electronic publication [species/12118]

Plíštil J. (Ed.) (2009): AQUATAB. World Wide Web electronic publication [] [as Hyphessobrycon eques (Steindachner, 1882)]
Data retrieved on: 17 January 2010
CZ Hanel L., Novák J. (2004): České názvy živočichů V. Ryby a rybovití obratlovci (Pisces), 4. Paprskoploutví (Actinopterygii), kostnatí (Neopterygii) – trnobřiší (Characiformes), nahohřbetí (Gymnotiformes), Národní muzeum, (zoologické odd.), Praha, 171 pp. [as Hyphessobrycon eques (Steindachner, 1882)]
Data retrieved on: 18 June 2013
EN Veríssimo, S.; C. S. Pavanelli; H. A. Britski; M. M. M. Moreira. (2005): Fish, Manso Reservior region of influence, Rio Paraguai basin, Mato Grosso State, Brazil. [], Check List 1(1):1-9PDF [as Hyphessobrycon eques (Steindachner, 1882)]

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