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Cryptopsaras couesii Gill, 1883
Accepted name
Check Catalog of Fishes: Genus: Cryptopsaras; Species: couesii; Original reference
  Current accepted name :   
Yes
  Status details:   
senior synonym, original combination
  Status ref. :   
  Comment :   
  Etymology of Generic name : 
 
Greek, kryptos =secret, hidden + Greek, psaras = fisherman (referring to this genus' tiny illicial bone, almost entirely covered by tissue of the esca) (Ref. 86949)
Etymology of specific name : 
 
Named for the eminent ornithologist Elliot Coues (Ref. 4525).
  Status in Catalogue of Life:   
Accepted name
 
 

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