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Phalloceros ocellatus Lucinda, 2008
Accepted name
Check Catalog of Fishes: Genus: Phalloceros; Species: ocellatus; Original reference
  Current accepted name :   
  Status details:   
senior synonym, original combination
  Status ref. :   
  Comment :   
  Etymology of Generic name : 
Greek, phallos = penis + Greek, keras = horn (Ref. 45335).
Etymology of specific name : 
From the Latin adjective ocellatus, meaning with little eyes, from ocellus, diminutive of oculus, eye, alluding to the lateral spot, which is rounded and has an external light right.
  Status in Catalogue of Life:   
Accepted name
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