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Elops capensis Smith, 1838-47
Synonym for Elops machnata Smith, 1838-47
Check Catalog of Fishes: Genus: Elops; Species: capensis; Original reference
  Current accepted name :   
  Status details:   
junior synonym, original combination
  Status ref. :   
  Comment :   
Year from Eschmeyer (CofF ver. Oct. 2012: Ref. 92135). Is 1849 in Ref. 3500. Synonymy questionable according to Kottelat 2013 (Ref. 94476).
  Etymology of Generic name : 
Greek, ellops = a kind of serpent (Ref. 45335).
Etymology of specific name : 
  Status in Catalogue of Life:   

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