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Ctenopharyngodon idellus (Valenciennes, 1844)
Synonym for Ctenopharyngodon idella (Valenciennes, 1844)

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  Current accepted name  
  Status details  
senior synonym, new combination
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  Etymology of generic noun  
Greek, kteis, ktenos = comb + Greek, pharyngx = pharynx + greek, odous = teeth (Ref. 45335).
  Etymology of specific epithet  
From the words cteno, meaning comb; pharyngodon, pharyngeal teeth (referring to the corrugate or comb-like cutting surfaces of the pharyngeal teeth); and idella (derived from ideo), meaning distinctive (Ref. 10294).
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References using the name as accepted
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