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Tripterygion brachylepis Schultz, 1960
Synonym for Norfolkia brachylepis (Schultz, 1960)

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  Status details  
senior synonym, original combination
  Status ref.  
Type locality, Marshall Islands, Bikini Atoll (Ref. 75154). In Schultz et. Al.
  Etymology of generic noun  
Greek, tres tria = three + Greek, pteron = wing, fin; diminutive (Ref. 45335).
  Etymology of specific epithet  
Named for the scales on the pectoral fin base (Latin 'brachium' for upper arm and 'lepis' for a scale of a fish) (R. Bajol, pers.comm. 04/16).
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