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Apogonichthys waikiki Jordan & Evermann, 1903
Synonym for Apogonichthys perdix Jordan & Evermann, 1903
Check Catalog of Fishes: Genus: Apogonichthys; Species: waikiki; Original reference
  Current accepted name :   
  Status details:   
junior synonym, original combination
  Status ref. :   
  Comment :   
Although treated as valid in some recent references, Randall (07/03, pers. comm.) maintains that A. waikiki is a synonym of A. perdix based on the fact that he cannot find any difference between the two.
  Etymology of Generic name : 
Greek, a = without + Greek pogon = chin, beard + Greek, ichthys = fish (Ref. 45335).
Etymology of specific name : 
  Status in Catalogue of Life:   
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