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Under construction Taxon: Hyporhamphus meeki Banford & Collette, 1993 - American halfbeak
 Classification by: 
Natura - nature
   Mundus Plinius - physical world
     Naturalia - natural bodies
       Biota
         Domain Eukaryota Chatton, 1925 - eukaryotes
           Unikonta
             Opisthokonta Cavalier-Smith, 1987
               Holozoa
                 Kingdom Animalia C. Linnaeus, 1758 - animals
                   Epitheliozoa Ax, 1996
                     Eumetazoa Bütschli, 1910 - eumetazoans
                       Bilateria Hatschek, 1888 - bilaterians
                         Eubilateria Ax, 1987
                           Superphylum Deuterostomia Grobben, 1908 - deuterostomes
                             Phylum Chordata Bateson, 1885 - chordates
                               Subphylum Vertebrata Cuvier, 1812 - vertebrates
                                 Myopterygii - myopterygians
                                   Superclass Gnathostomata Zittel, 1879 - jawed vertebrates
                                     Grade Teleostomi C.L. Bonaparte, 1836
                                       Euteleostomi - bony vertebrates
                                         Class Actinopterygii Woodward, 1891 - ray-finned fishes
                                           Actinopteri E.D. Cope, 1871
                                             Subclass Neopterygii Regan, 1923
                                               Infraclass Teleostei Müller, 1845
                                                 Supercohort Teleocephala de Pinna, 1996
                                                   Clupeocephala
                                                     Cohort Euteleosteomorpha (Greenwood et al., 1966)
                                                       Subcohort Neoteleostei Nelson, 1969
                                                         Infracohort Eurypterygia (Rosen, 1973)
                                                           Section Ctenosquamata Rosen, 1973
                                                             Subsection Acanthomorphata (Rosen, 1973)
                                                               Euacanthomorpha (Johnson & Patterson, 1993)
                                                                 Holacanthopterygii Johnson & Patterson, 1993
                                                                   Acanthopterygii
                                                                     Euacanthopterygii
                                                                       Division Percomorphacea (Cope, 1871) E.O. Wiley & G.D. Johnson, 2010
                                                                         Series Smegmamorpharia Johnson & Patterson, 1993
                                                                           Superorder Atherinomorphae (Greenwood et al., 1966)
                                                                             Cyprinodontoidei Dyer & Chernoff, 1996
                                                                               Order Beloniformes Berg, 1937 - needlefishes
                                                                                 Suborder Belonoidei
                                                                                   Superfamily Exocoetoidea
                                                                                     Family Hemiramphidae - halfbeaks
                                                                                       Genus Hyporhamphus Gill, 1860
                                                                                         Hyporhamphus meeki Banford & Collette, 1993 - American halfbeak
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