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Himantolophus groenlandicus Reinhardt, 1837
Accepted name
Check Catalog of Fishes: Genus: Himantolophus; Species: groenlandicus; Original reference
  Current accepted name :   
Yes
  Status details:   
senior synonym, original combination
  Status ref. :   
  Comment :   
Year from Eschmeyer (CofF 1998: Ref. 26282).
  Etymology of Generic name : 
 
Greek, himas or himantos = leather strap, thong or leash (referring to the thick leathery illicium) + Greek, lopho or lophio = crest or tuft (referring to the baited illicium projecting from the head) (Ref. 86949)
Etymology of specific name : 
 
  Status in Catalogue of Life:   
Accepted name
 
 

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