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Diceratias pileatus Uwate, 1979
Accepted name
Check Catalog of Fishes: Genus: Diceratias; Species: pileatus; Original reference
  Current accepted name :   
Yes
  Status details:   
senior synonym, original combination
  Status ref. :   
  Comment :   
  Etymology of Generic name : 
 
Greek, di = two, double + Greek, keras or keratos = horn, horned (referring to the two conspicuous dorsal-fin spines in the larvae and young females) (Ref. 86949).
Etymology of specific name : 
 
From the Latin pileatus meaning capped, referring to the terminal papilla of the esca (Ref. 39830).
  Status in Catalogue of Life:   
Accepted name
 
 

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