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Notropis atherinoides Rafinesque, 1818
Accepted name
Check Catalog of Fishes: Genus: Notropis; Species: atherinoides; Original reference
  Current accepted name :   
Yes
  Status details:   
senior synonym, original combination
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  Comment :   
  Etymology of Generic name : 
 
A misnomer given by Rafinesque to shriveled specimens, with the meaning of "back keel"; from Greek, noton = back (Ref. 45335).
Etymology of specific name : 
 
From the words atherina, meaning silverside; and oides, Greek suffix indicating resemblance (Ref. 10294).
  Status in Catalogue of Life:   
Accepted name
 
 

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