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Choerodon albofasciatus Gomon, 2017
Synonym for Choerodon japonicus Gomon, 2017
Check Catalog of Fishes: Genus: Choerodon; Species: albofasciatus; Gomon, 2017
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other, original combination
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  Etymology of Generic name : 
Greek, choiros = a pig + odous = teeth (Ref. 45335); referrring to the prominent anterior canines of the species in this genus (Ref. 116605)..
Etymology of specific name : 
Name from Latin 'albo' for white and 'fasciatus' for 'envelope with bands', referring to the prominent white stripe on the side as part of the initial phase colouration of this species.
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