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Apopterygion oculus Fricke & Roberts, 1994
Accepted name
Check Catalog of Fishes: Genus: Apopterygion; Species: oculus; Original reference
  Current accepted name :   
Yes
  Status details:   
senior synonym, original combination
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  Comment :   
  Etymology of Generic name : 
 
Greek, apo = outside + Greek, pterygion = diminutive of pteryx = fin (Ref. 45335).
Etymology of specific name : 
 
Oculus (Latin) means "eye", and refers to the ocellate black bloch on the second dorsal fin.
  Status in Catalogue of Life:   
Accepted name
 
 

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