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Schedophilus elongatus Johnson, 1862
Synonym for Centrolophus niger Johnson, 1862
Check Catalog of Fishes: Genus: Schedophilus; Species: elongatus; Original reference
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junior synonym, original combination
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  Etymology of Generic name : 
 
Name from Greek words 'phylos' (?????), t) meaning 'one who likes' and "s 'shedia' (??????) which means raft; literally means 'the one who likes rafts'. This probably refers to the lifestyle ot the juveniles of this genus (Michail Ragousis, mar10091@marine.aegean.gr, pers. Comm. 01/16) which are epipelagic and associate with floating jellyfish.
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