Theriodes

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Taxonavigation[edit]

Taxonavigation: Cobitoidea 

Superregnum: Eukaryota
Regnum: Animalia
Subregnum: Eumetazoa
Cladus: Bilateria
Cladus: Nephrozoa
Superphylum: Deuterostomia
Phylum: Chordata
Cladus: Craniata
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
Superfamilia: Cobitoidea

Familia: Cobitidae
Genus: Theriodes
Species: T. sandakanensis

Name[edit]

Theriodes Kottelat, 2012

Etymology: Named after Theriodes Kolpos (or Theriodis Sinus in Latin, the Bay of the Beasts), a place name in Ptolemy's (ca. 90–168) Geographikê Hyphêgêsis, Geography. It has been identified by some as possibly Borneo.

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