Common name of Aluterus monoceros
Common name Pira-aca
Language Portuguese
Type Vernacular
Official trade name No
Rank 3 - (Other common name)
Country Brazil
Locality Pernambuco
Ref. Ferreira, A.B.H., 1986
Life stage juveniles and adults
Sex females and males
Core primary lexeme
1st modifier morphology
2nd modifier
Remarks 'pira-aca', from Tupi, i.e., 'leaffish' ('pira', i.e., 'fish' and 'aca', i.e., 'leaf').
Entered by Vasconcellos, Marcelo
Modified by Palomares, Maria Lourdes D.
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