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Canthigaster figueiredoi Moura & Castro, 2002
Accepted name
Check Catalog of Fishes: Genus: Canthigaster; Species: figueiredoi; Original reference
  Current accepted name :   
  Status details:   
senior synonym, original combination
  Status ref. :   
  Comment :   
  Etymology of Generic name : 
Greek, kanthos = the outer or inner corner of the eye, where the lids meet, 1646 + Greek, gaster = stomach (Ref. 45335).
Etymology of specific name : 
Named in honor of José Lima de Figueiredo, for his contributions to the advancement of the taxonomy of Brazilian marine fishes, as well as for his long term encouragement and support to the authors (Ref. 43205).
  Status in Catalogue of Life:   
Accepted name
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