Markiana

Markiana nigripinnis

TaxonavigationEdit

Taxonavigation: Characiformes 

Superregnum: Eukaryota
Cladus: Unikonta
Cladus: Opisthokonta
Cladus: Holozoa
Regnum: Animalia
Subregnum: Eumetazoa
Cladus: Bilateria
Cladus: Nephrozoa
Superphylum: Deuterostomia
Phylum: Chordata
Subphylum: Vertebrata
Infraphylum: Gnathostomata
Megaclassis: Osteichthyes
Superclassis/Classis: Actinopterygii
Classis/Subclassis: Actinopteri
Subclassis/Infraclassis: Neopterygii
Infraclassis: Teleostei
Megacohors: Osteoglossocephalai
Supercohors: Clupeocephala
Cohors: Otomorpha
Subcohors: Ostariophysi
Sectio: Otophysa
Ordo: Characiformes

Familia: Characidae
Subfamilia: Stevardiinae
Genus: Markiana
Species: M. geayi – M. nigripinnis

NameEdit

Markiana Eigenmann, 1903

Etymology: –iana, belonging to: Eigenmann’s friend and teacher, Edward Lawrens Mark (1847-1946), head of Harvard University’s zoology department, where Eigenmann studied. (From: The ETYFish Project)

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LinksEdit

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