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Caulophryne jordani Goode & Bean, 1896
Accepted name
Check Catalog of Fishes: Genus: Caulophryne; Species: jordani; Original reference
  Current accepted name :   
Yes
  Status details:   
senior synonym, original combination
  Status ref. :   
  Comment :   
  Etymology of Generic name : 
 
Greek, 'kaulos' or 'caulis' = stem + Greek, 'phryne' = toad (according to Goode and Bean (1896): "a 'phryne'-like fish with the cephalic tentacle supported on a stemlike base") ( Ref. 86949).
Etymology of specific name : 
 
jordani named for David Starr Jordan, possibly America's ichthyologist (Ref. 4525).
  Status in Catalogue of Life:   
Accepted name
 
 

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