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Hyphessobrycon callistus

(Boulenger 1900)

Hyphessobrycon callistus was originally described as Tetragonopterus callistus by Boulenger in 1900. It belongs to the family Characidae and subfamily Aphyocharacinae. It is commonly known as Jewel tetra but has many other common names such as in USA (contiguous states) as Callistus tetra, in Philippines as Red serpa, in Finland as Pikkutetra, in French Guiana as Tétra-joyau, in Poland as Bystrzyk barwny. more common names It is found in Fresh water.
Species   callistus
AuthorWI   Boulenger [G. A.]
AuthorNI   Boulenger
Qualification   ---
Year   1900
Status   Synonym
Osteichthyes Osteichthyes
Characiformes Characiformes
Family   Characidae
Aphyocharacinae Aphyocharacinae
Genus   Hyphessobrycon
Subgenus   ---

Class   Osteichthyes
Order   Characiformes
Family   Characidae
Subfamily   Aphyocharacinae
Genus   Hyphessobrycon
Original Name   Tetragonopterus        
Taxon Name   callistus
Original Combination   Tetragonopterus callistus
Original Genus  
Original Genus Species   Tetragonopterus callistus
OriginalSubGenus   Tetragonopterus
Original Author   Boulenger
Original AuthorWI   Boulenger [G. A.]
Original Qualification   ---
Original Year   1900
Original Family  
Original SubFamily   Aphyocharacinae
Original Level   species
Type Locality   Carandosiñho near Corumba, Rio Paraguay, Mato Grosso, Brazil.
Type Catalogue   Type catalog: Tortonese 1940:138 [ref. 21559], Tortonese 1961:182 [ref. 10343].
Primary Code   ---
Page   2

SubSpecies AuthorWI   ---
Qualification SS   ---

Original QualificationSS   ---

Current Subspecies AuthorWI   ---

Current Genus Species   Hyphessobrycon eques
Current Species   eques
Current Genus   Hyphessobrycon
Current AuthorWI   Steindachner [F.]
Current AuthorNI   Steindachner
Current Year   1882
Current Family   Characidae
Current Subfamily  
Aphyocharacinae Aphyocharacinae

Habitat pelagic        
Water Fresh water
Distribution ---

Current Summary   Synonym of Hyphessobrycon eques  (Steindachner 1882). Characidae: Pristellinae.
Name History   • Valid as Hyphessobrycon callistus  (Boulenger 1900) -- (Fernández & Butí 1996:252 [ref. 22775], Planquette et al. 1996:286 [ref. 22818], Almirón & Casciotta 1999:344 [ref. 24405], Lasso et al. 2001:95 [ref. 25928]). • Synonym of Hyphessobrycon eques  (Steindachner 1882) -- (Weitzman & Palmer 1997:224 [ref. 22743], Weitzman & Palmer 1997:141 [ref. 24509], Britski et al. 1999:41 [ref. 24147], Lima & Malabarba in Reis et al. 2003:136 [ref. 27061], López et al. 2003:27 [ref. 27366], Casciotta et al. 2003:102 [ref. 28130], Hein 2009:2 [ref. 30362]).

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acaciae Hyphessobrycon acaciae García-Alzate [C. A.], Román-Valencia [C.] & Prada-Pedreros [S.] 2010Valid
agulha Hyphessobrycon agulha Fowler [H. W.] 1913Valid
albolineatum Hyphessobrycon albolineatum Fernández-Yépez [A.] 1950Synonym
albolineatum Hyphessobrycon albolineatum Fernández-Yépez [A.] 1950Valid
amandae Hyphessobrycon amandae Géry [J.] & Uj [A.] 1987Valid
amapaensis Hyphessobrycon amapaensis Zarske [A.] & Géry [J.] 1998Valid
amaronensis Hyphessobrycon amaronensis García-Alzate [C. A.], Román-Valencia [C.] & Taphorn [D. C.] 2010Valid
anisitsi Hyphessobrycon anisitsi (Eigenmann [C. H.] in Eigenmann & Ogle 1907)Valid
arianae Hyphessobrycon arianae Uj [A.] & Géry [J.] 1989Valid
auca Hyphessobrycon auca Almirón [A. E.], Casciotta [J. R.], Bechara [J. A.] & Ruíz Díaz [F. J.] 2004Valid
axelrodi Hyphessobrycon axelrodi (Travassos [H.] 1959)Valid
balbus Hyphessobrycon balbus Myers [G. S.] 1927Valid
bentosi Hyphessobrycon bentosi Durbin [M. L.] in Eigenmann 1908Valid
bentosi bentosi Hyphessobrycon bentosi bentosi Durbin [M. L.] in Eigenmann 1908Synonym
bifasciatus Hyphessobrycon bifasciatus Ellis [M. D.] 1911Valid
borealis Hyphessobrycon borealis Zarske [A.], Le Bail [P.-Y.] & Géry [J.] 2006Valid
boulengeri Hyphessobrycon boulengeri (Eigenmann [C. H.] in Eigenmann & Ogle 1907)Valid
brumado Hyphessobrycon brumado Zanata [A. M.] & Camelier [P.] 2010Valid
cachimbensis Hyphessobrycon cachimbensis Travassos [H.] 1964Valid
cardinalis Hyphessobrycon cardinalis Myers [G. S.] & Weitzman [S. H.] 1956Synonym
catablepta Hyphessobrycon catablepta (Durbin [M. L.] 1909)Synonym
catableptus Hyphessobrycon catableptus (Durbin [M. L.] 1909)Valid
chocoensis Hyphessobrycon chocoensis García-Alzate [C. A.], Román-Valencia [C.] & Taphorn [D. C.] 2013Valid
clavatus Hyphessobrycon clavatus Zarske [A.] 2015Valid
coelestinus Hyphessobrycon coelestinus Myers [G. S.] in Eigenmann & Myers 1929Valid
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