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Superregnum : Eukaryota
Supergroup: 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: Euteleosteomorpha
Subcohors: Neoteleostei
Infracohors: Eurypterygia
Sectio: Ctenosquamata
Subsectio: Acanthomorphata
Divisio/Superordo: Acanthopterygii
Subdivisio: Percomorphaceae
Series: Ovalentaria
Superordo: Atherinomorphae
Ordo: Atheriniformes
Subordo: Atherinoidei

Familia: Atherinidae
Subfamilia: Atherinomorinae
Genus: Teramulus
Species: T. kieneri – T. waterloti

Teramulus Smith, 1965

Gender: masculine

Type species: Teramulus kieneri Smith, 1965, by original designation.

Smith, J. L. B. (1965) Fishes of the family Atherinidae of the Red Sea and the western Indian Ocean with a new freshwater genus and species from Madagascar. Ichthyological Bulletin of the J. L. B. Smith Institute of Ichthyology 31: 601–632, Pls. 98-102.


Teramulus – Taxon details on Integrated Taxonomic Information System (ITIS).

Teramulus is a genus of fresh and brackish water silversides endemic to Madagascar.

The currently recognized species in this genus are:[2]

Teramulus kieneri J. L. B. Smith, 1965 (Kiener's silverside)
Teramulus waterloti (Pellegrin, 1932)


Eschmeyer, William N.; Fricke, Ron & van der Laan, Richard (eds.). "Teramulus". Catalog of Fishes. California Academy of Sciences. Retrieved 20 July 2019.
Froese, Rainer and Pauly, Daniel, eds. (2012). Species of Teramulus in FishBase. June 2012 version.

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