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Hippocampus biocellatus Kuiter, 2001
Synonym for Hippocampus planifrons Peters, 1877

  Original name  
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  Current accepted name  
  Status details  
junior synonym, original combination
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  Etymology of generic noun  
Greek, ippos = horse + Greek,kampe = curvature (Ref. 45335).
  Etymology of specific epithet  
Name from Latin bi meaning two, and ocellus meaning eye, in reference to the double eye-like spot on its back.
  Link to references  
References using the name as accepted
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