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Asterorhombus filifer Hensley & Randall, 2003
Accepted name
Check Catalog of Fishes: Genus: Asterorhombus; Species: filifer; Original reference
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  Status details:   
senior synonym, original combination
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  Etymology of Generic name : 
Greek, aster = star + Greek, rhombos = paralelogram (Ref. 45335).
Etymology of specific name : 
Name from Latin, 'filum' for filament and 'fero' for carry, referring to the long first dorsal-fin ray, as it appears in small specimens and when the membrane is furled around the ray.
  Status in Catalogue of Life:   
Accepted name

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