Taxonavigation edit

Taxonavigation: Cyprinoidei 

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: Cypriniformes
Subordo: Cyprinoidei

Familia: Cyprinidae
Subfamilia: Smiliogastrinae
Genus Systomus

Valid species currently placed in Systomus: edit

S. asoka – S. compressiformis – S. jacobusboehlkei – S. jayarami – S. martenstyni – S. orphoides – S. pleurotaenia – S. sarana – S. spilurus – S. timbiri

Remaining Southeast Asian Systomus sensu Rainboth (1996), filled up with more species from various other authors, belong to different lineages, e.g.: edit

Dubious species and nom. nud. originally "described" as Systomus: edit

S. barbatus – S. hamiltonii – S. kadoon – S. siamensis – S. tripunctatus – S. unimaculatus

Species that were not included in the latest revision, however, were formerly placed in Systomus: edit

S. leiacanthus – S. takhoaensis

Name edit

Systomus McClelland, 1839

Type species: Systomus immaculatus McClelland, 1839

References edit

Primary references edit

  • McClelland, J. 1839. Indian Cyprinidae. Asiatic researches 19(2): 217–471.

Additional references edit

  • Kottelat, M. & Tan, H.H. 2011. Systomus xouthos, a new cyprinid fish from Borneo, and revalidation of Puntius pulcher (Teleostei: Cyprinidae). Ichthyological Exploration of Freshwaters 22(3): 209–214. Reference page
  • Parenti, L. R. & Lim, K. K. P. 2005. Fishes of the Rajang Basin, Sarawak, Malaysia. The Raffles Bulletin of Zoology, Suppl. no. 13: 175–208.
  • Pethiyagoda, R., Meegaskumbura, M. & Maduwage, K. 2012. A synopsis of the South Asian fishes referred to Puntius (Pisces: Cyprinidae). Ichthyological Exploration of Freshwaters 23(1): 69–95.
  • Rainboth, W.J. 1996. FAO species identification field guide for fishery purposes. Fishes of the Cambodian Mekong. Rome, FAO. 1–265. Reference page

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