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Hippocampus filamentosus Duméril, 1870
Ambiguous synonym for Hippocampus guttulatus Duméril, 1870
Check Catalog of Fishes: Genus: Hippocampus; Species: filamentosus; Original reference
  Current accepted name :   
  Status details:   
other, original combination
  Status ref. :   
  Comment :   
The synonymy is considered as tentative by S. Lourie (pers.comm., 03/10) since no description and specimen are available for this name. See other nomenclatural details in Eschmeyer (CofF ver. May 2010: Ref. 84081).
  Etymology of Generic name : 
Greek, ippos = horse + Greek,kampe = curvature (Ref. 45335).
Etymology of specific name : 
  Status in Catalogue of Life:   
Ambiguous synonym
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