Sampling: 23 species out of 27

Species list
  • Cheilodactylus ephippium
  • Cheilodactylus fasciatus
  • Cheilodactylus francisi
  • Cheilodactylus fuscus
  • Cheilodactylus gibbosus
  • Cheilodactylus nigripes
  • Cheilodactylus pixi
  • Cheilodactylus plessisi
  • Cheilodactylus quadricornis
  • Cheilodactylus rubrolabiatus
  • Cheilodactylus spectabilis
  • Cheilodactylus variegatus
  • Cheilodactylus vestitus
  • Cheilodactylus vittatus
  • Cheilodactylus zebra
  • Cheilodactylus zonatus
  • Chirodactylus brachydactylus
  • Chirodactylus grandis
  • Chirodactylus jessicalenorum
  • Dactylophora nigricans
  • Nemadactylus bergi
  • Nemadactylus douglasii
  • Nemadactylus gayi
  • Nemadactylus macropterus
  • Nemadactylus monodactylus
  • Nemadactylus valenciennesi
  • Nemadactylus vemae

Fossil calibrations

No internal fossil calibrations are available for this group.


Order: Centrarchiformes


Download Cheilodactylidae data (JSON format)


There were 14 species that caused Cheilodactylidae to be inferred as paraphyletic.

Time-calibrated phylogeny of only species in Cheilodactylidae

Time-calibrated phylogeny of "Cheilodactylidae"

Phylogram of only species in Cheilodactylidae

Phylogram of "Cheilodactylidae"

Sequence data

Phylip sequences for Cheilodactylidae

RAxML-style partitions file

Nexus file for Cheilodactylidae (includes character partitions and phylogeny)