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Ophisurus gomesii Castelnau, 1855
Synonym for Ophichthus gomesii Castelnau, 1855
Check Catalog of Fishes: Genus: Ophisurus; Species: gomesii; Original reference
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senior synonym, original combination
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  Etymology of Generic name : 
Greek, ophis = serpent + Greek, oura = tail (Ref. 45335).
Etymology of specific name : 
Named for Ildefonso Gomes, a physician who treated Castelnau of a sickness in Rio de Haneiro; noun in genetive case (Ref. 54133).
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