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Paralepis risso Bonaparte, 1840
Synonym for Arctozenus risso Bonaparte, 1840
Check Catalog of Fishes: Genus: Paralepis; Species: risso; Original reference
  Current accepted name :   
  Status details:   
senior synonym, original combination
  Status ref. :   
  Comment :   
Spelled as rissoi in Post 1990 (Ref. 4473). See Eschmeyer (CofF ver. Oct. 2012: Ref. 92135).
  Etymology of Generic name : 
Greek, para = the side of + Greek,lepis = scale (Ref. 45335).
Etymology of specific name : 
Named after A. Risso, European ichthyologist (Ref. 6885).
  Status in Catalogue of Life:   
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