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Hymenocephalus papyraceus Jordan & Gilbert, 1904
Accepted name
Check Catalog of Fishes: Genus: Hymenocephalus; Species: papyraceus; Original reference
  Current accepted name :   
  Status details:   
senior synonym, original combination
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  Comment :   
In Jordan & Starks (Ref. 12965).
  Etymology of Generic name : 
Named for its transparent membrane-like head covering (‘‘hymen head’’) and fragile nature of head bones (Ref. 100825). Greek, hymen = membrane + Greek,kephale = head (Ref. 45335).
Etymology of specific name : 
  Status in Catalogue of Life:   
Accepted name

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