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Potamotrygon garmani Fontenelle
Accepted name

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Yes
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Accepted name
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senior synonym, original combination
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  Etymology of generic noun :   
Greek, potamos = river + Greek, trygon = a sting ray (Ref. 45335).
  Etymology of specific epithet :   
Named for Samuel Walton Garman (1843-1927), an American naturalist who greatly contributed to the development of Zoology, especially Herpetology and Ichthyology, in the U.S.A. His research on sharks and rays remain among the most impressive and important contributions to the field.
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References using the name as accepted
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ITIS TSN : None | Catalogue of Life | ZooBank | WoRMS