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Barbucca diabolica Roberts, 1989
Accepted name
Check Catalog of Fishes: Genus: Barbucca; Species: diabolica; Original reference
  Current accepted name :   
Yes
  Status details:   
senior synonym, original combination
  Status ref. :   
  Comment :   
  Etymology of Generic name : 
 
Latin barba,-ae = beard + Latin, bucca = mouth (Ref. 45335).
Etymology of specific name : 
 
The name diabolica refers to the glowing red eyes and spiked tail characteristics of the species.
  Status in Catalogue of Life:   
Accepted name
 
 
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