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Taeniura meyeni Müller & Henle, 1841
Synonym for Taeniurops meyeni Müller & Henle, 1841
Check Catalog of Fishes: Genus: Taeniura; Species: meyeni; Original reference
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  Status details:   
senior synonym, original combination
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Type locality: Mauritius, Mascarenes, southwestern Indian Ocean.
  Etymology of Generic name : 
Latin, taenia = stripe + Greek, oura = tail (Ref. 45335).
Etymology of specific name : 
Named for Franz Julius Ferdinand Meyen (1804-1840), physician and botanist (R. Bajol, pers.comm. 06/16).
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