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Labrichthys gymnogenis Günther, 1862
Synonym for Notolabrus gymnogenis Günther, 1862
Check Catalog of Fishes: Genus: Labrichthys; Species: gymnogenis; Original reference
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senior synonym, original combination
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  Etymology of Generic name : 
Greek, labrax, -akos = a fish, Dicentrarchus labrax + Greek, ichtys = fish; it could be also understood with the menaing of "labros" = voracious (Ref. 45335).
Etymology of specific name : 
Specific epithet a combination of the Greek 'gymnos' meaning bare and 'genys' meaning cheek, referring to the almost naked cheeks, with only a single row of scales.
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