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Acanthurus argenteus Quoy & Gaimard, 1825
Synonym for Ctenochaetus striatus Quoy & Gaimard, 1825
Check Catalog of Fishes: Genus: Acanthurus; Species: argenteus; Original reference
  Current accepted name :   
  Status details:   
junior synonym, original combination
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  Comment :   
Described in the same publication as striatus, argenteus the acronurus stage. The former selected as the senior synonym.
  Etymology of Generic name : 
Greek, akantha = thorn + Greek, oura = tail (Ref. 45335).
Etymology of specific name : 
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