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Skythrenchelys lentiginosa Castle & McCosker, 1999
Synonym for Skythrenchelys macrostomus Castle & McCosker, 1999
Check Catalog of Fishes: Genus: Skythrenchelys; Species: lentiginosa; Original reference
  Current accepted name :   
  Status details:   
junior synonym, original combination
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  Etymology of Generic name : 
Name from Greek 'skythros' for angry or sullen and 'enchelys' for an eel, referring to the facial expression of the included species. Treated as feminine according to Opinion 95 of the Bulletin of Zoological Nomenclature, 1970.
Etymology of specific name : 
Named in reference to its speckled head coloration.
  Status in Catalogue of Life:   
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