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IRMNG taxon details

Poeciliidae

114912  (urn:lsid:irmng.org:taxname:114912)

accepted
Family
Genus Aapticheilichthys Huber, 2011
Genus Alfaro Meek, 1912
Genus Aplocheilichthys Bleeker, 1863
Genus Belonesox Kner, 1860
Genus Brachyraphis Regan, 1913
Genus Brachyrhaphis Regan, 1913
Genus Carlhubbsia Whitley, 1951
Genus Cnesterodon Garman, 1895
Genus Cynopanchax Ahl, 1928
Genus Fluviphylax Whitley, 1965
Genus Gambusia Poey, 1854
Genus Girardinus Poey, 1854
Genus Heterandria Agassiz, 1853
Genus Heterophallus Regan, 1914
Genus Hylopanchax Poll & Lambert, 1965
Genus Hypsopanchax Myers, 1924
Genus Laciris Huber, 1981
Genus Lacustricola Myers, 1924
Genus Lamprichthys Regan, 1911
Genus Limia Poey, 1854
Genus Micropanchax Myers, 1924
Genus Micropoecilia Hubbs, 1926
Genus Neoheterandria Henn, 1916
Genus Pamphorichthys Regan, 1913
Genus Pantanodon Myers, 1955
Genus Paralebias Gaudant, 2013 †
Genus Phallichthys Hubbs, 1924
Genus Phalloceros Eigenmann, 1907
Genus Phalloptychus Eigenmann, 1907
Genus Phallotorynus Henn, 1916
Genus Plataplochilus Ahl, 1928
Genus Platypanchax Ahl, 1928
Genus Poecilia Bloch & Schneider, 1801
Genus Poeciliopsis Regan, 1913
Genus Poropanchax Clausen, 1967
Genus Priapella Regan, 1913
Genus Priapichthys Regan, 1913
Genus Procatopus Boulenger, 1904
Genus Pseudopoecilia Regan, 1913
Genus Pseudoxiphophorus Bleeker, 1860
Genus Quintana Hubbs, 1934
Genus Rhexipanchax Huber, 1999
Genus Scolichthys Rosen, 1967
Genus Tomeurus Eigenmann, 1909
Genus Xenodexia Hubbs, 1950
Genus Xenophallus Hubbs, 1924
Genus Xiphophorus Heckel, 1848

Genus Toluichthys Dahl in Dahl & Medem, 1964 (taxon inquirendum)

Genus Dextripenis Turner, 1940 (nomen nudum)

Genus Acanthophacelus Eigenmann, 1907 accepted as Poecilia Bloch & Schneider, 1801
Genus Acropoecilia Hilgendorf, 1889 accepted as Limia Poey, 1854
Genus Alazon Gistel, 1848 accepted as Poecilia Bloch & Schneider, 1801
Genus Allodontium Howell Rivero & Rivas, 1944 accepted as Girardinus Poey, 1854
Genus Allogambusia Hubbs, 1924 accepted as Neoheterandria Henn, 1916
Genus Alloheterandria Hubbs, 1924 accepted as Priapichthys Regan, 1913
Genus Allophallus Hubbs, 1936 accepted as Carlhubbsia Whitley, 1951
Genus Allopoecilia Hubbs, 1924 accepted as Poecilia Bloch & Schneider, 1801
Genus Andreasenius Clausen, 1959 accepted as Procatopus Boulenger, 1904
Genus Apocheilichthys Günther, 1866 accepted as Aplocheilichthys Bleeker, 1863
Genus Arizonichthys Nichols, 1940 accepted as Poeciliopsis Regan, 1913
Genus Arthrophallus Hubbs, 1926 accepted as Gambusia Poey, 1854
Genus Atopocheilichthys Boulenger, 1915 accepted as Aplocheilichthys Bleeker, 1863
Genus Aulophallus Hubbs, 1926 accepted as Poeciliopsis Regan, 1913
Genus Congopanchax Poll, 1971 accepted as Aplocheilichthys Bleeker, 1863
Genus Curtipenis Rivas & Myers, 1950 accepted as Poecilia Bloch & Schneider, 1801
Genus Dactylophallus Howell Rivero & Rivas, 1944 accepted as Girardinus Poey, 1854
Genus Darienichthys Hubbs, 1924 accepted as Priapichthys Regan, 1913
Genus Dicerophallus Álvarez, 1952 accepted as Gambusia Poey, 1854
Genus Diphyacantha Henn, 1916 accepted as Priapichthys Regan, 1913
Genus Flexipenis Turner, 1940 accepted as Gambusia Poey, 1854
Genus Flexipenis Hubbs in Rivas, 1963 accepted as Gambusia Poey, 1854
Genus Furcipenis Hubbs, 1931 accepted as Alfaro Meek, 1912
Genus Glaridichthys Garman, 1896 accepted as Girardinus Poey, 1854
Genus Glaridodon Garman, 1895 accepted as Girardinus Poey, 1854
Genus Gulapinnus Langer, 1913 accepted as Cnesterodon Garman, 1895
Genus Haplochilichthys Ahl, 1928 accepted as Aplocheilichthys Bleeker, 1863 (misspelling)
Genus Haridichthys accepted as Glaridichthys Garman, 1896 accepted as Girardinus Poey, 1854 (misspelling)
Genus Hemixiphophorus Bleeker, 1860 accepted as Poeciliopsis Regan, 1913
Genus Heterophallina Hubbs, 1926 accepted as Gambusia Poey, 1854
Genus Hubbsichthys Schultz, 1949 accepted as Poecilia Bloch & Schneider, 1801
Genus Lacrusticola Ahl, 1928 accepted as Lacustricola Myers, 1924
Genus Lebistes De Filippi, 1861 accepted as Poecilia Bloch & Schneider, 1801 (synonym)
Genus Lembesseia Fowler, 1949 accepted as Poecilia Bloch & Schneider, 1801
Genus Leptorhaphis Regan, 1913 accepted as Poeciliopsis Regan, 1913
Genus Mohanga Boulenger, 1911 accepted as Lamprichthys Regan, 1911
Genus Molienesia Müller, 1843 (Misspelling)
Genus Molienisia Lesueur, 1821 (Misspelling)
Genus Molinesia Lesueur, 1821 accepted as Mollienesia Lesueur, 1821 accepted as Poecilia Bloch & Schneider, 1801 (misspelling)
Genus Molinisea Swainson, 1838 (Misspelling)
Genus Mollienesia Lesueur, 1821 accepted as Poecilia Bloch & Schneider, 1801
Genus Mollienesia Günther, 1866 (Misspelling)
Genus Mollienisia Cuvier & Valenciennes, 1846 accepted as Mollienesia Lesueur, 1821 accepted as Poecilia Bloch & Schneider, 1801 (misspelling)
Genus Neopoecilia Hubbs, 1924 accepted as Poecilia Bloch & Schneider, 1801
Genus Odontolimia Rivas, 1980 accepted as Limia Poey, 1854
Genus Orthophallus Rivas, 1963 accepted as Gambusia Poey, 1854
Genus Pamphoria Regan, 1913 accepted as Pamphorichthys Regan, 1913
Genus Panamichthys Hubbs, 1924 accepted as Priapichthys Regan, 1913
Genus Paragambusia Meek, 1904 accepted as Gambusia Poey, 1854
Genus Parapoecilia Hubbs, 1924 accepted as Pamphorichthys Regan, 1913
Genus Petalosoma Regan, 1908 accepted as Alfaro Meek, 1912
Genus Petalurichthys Regan, 1912 accepted as Alfaro Meek, 1912
Genus Plaplochilus accepted as Plataplochilus Ahl, 1928
Genus Platypoecilia Vialli, 1930 accepted as Xiphophorus Heckel, 1848
Genus Platypoecilus Günther, 1866 accepted as Xiphophorus Heckel, 1848
Genus Plectrophallus Fowler, 1932 accepted as Brachyrhaphis Regan, 1913
Genus Poeciliodes Steindachner, 1863 accepted as Heterandria Agassiz, 1853 (synonym)
Genus Poecilioides accepted as Poeciliodes Steindachner, 1863 accepted as Heterandria Agassiz, 1853 (misspelling)
Genus Poecilistes Hubbs, 1926 accepted as Poeciliopsis Regan, 1913
Genus Poeciloides accepted as Heterandria Agassiz, 1853
Genus Potamophylax Myers & Carvalho in Myers, 1955 accepted as Fluviphylax Whitley, 1965
Genus Potamophylax Myers, 1955 accepted as Fluviphylax Whitley, 1965
Genus Pseudolimia Poeser, 2002 accepted as Poecilia Bloch & Schneider, 1801
Genus Psychropoecilia Myers, 1935 accepted as Poecilia Bloch & Schneider, 1801
Genus Recepoecilia Whitley, 1951 accepted as Poecilia Bloch & Schneider, 1801
Genus Schizophallus Hubbs, 1926 accepted as Gambusia Poey, 1854 (synonym)
Genus Toxus Eigenmann, 1903 accepted as Girardinus Poey, 1854
Genus Trigonophallus Hubbs, 1926 accepted as Brachyrhaphis Regan, 1913
Genus Xiphorus accepted as Xiphophorus Heckel, 1848 (misspelling)
Genus Zygonectes Agassiz, 1854 accepted as Fundulus Lacepède, 1803
Genus Zygonectus accepted as Gambusia Poey, 1854

Genus Haplocheilichthys (uncertain, unassessed)
Genus Mollinesia Lesueur, 1821 (uncertain, unassessed)
marine
recent + fossil
Not documented
IRMNG (2018). Poeciliidae. Accessed at: http://www.irmng.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=114912 on 2020-07-05
Date
action
by
2006-09-19 22:00:00Z
created
2011-12-31 23:00:00Z
changed

basis of record Parker, S.P. (ed). (1982). Synopsis and Classification of Living Organisms. McGraw-Hill, New York. 2 volumes.  [details]   

current name source Eschmeyer online (Jul 2012) [details]   

extant flag source Benton, M.J. (ed). (1993). The Fossil Record 2. Chapman & Hall, London, 845 pp.  [details]   

habitat flag source FishBase [details]   
From other sources
Classification Eukaryota (Superkingdom) > Animalia (Kingdom) > Eumetazoa (Subkingdom) > Chordata (Phylum) > Vertebrata (Subphylum) > Osteichthyes (Superclass) > Actinopterygii (Class) > Cyprinodontiformes (Order) > Poeciliidae (Family) [details]

Descriptive info From FishBase: Freshwater + Brackish + Marine. FishBase flag: Mostly Freshwater. [details]

Habitat Marine and nonmarine [details]

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