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Pimelodus spixii Agassiz, 1829
Synonym for Cathorops spixii Agassiz, 1829
Check Catalog of Fishes: Genus: Pimelodus; Species: spixii; Original reference
  Current accepted name :   
  Status details:   
senior synonym, original combination
  Status ref. :   
  Comment :   
In Spix & Agassiz.
  Etymology of Generic name : 
Greek, pimele = fat + Greek, odous = teeth (Ref. 45335).
Etymology of specific name : 
The name is dedicated to the ichthyologist of the 19th century, J.B. de Spix (Ref. 35381).
  Status in Catalogue of Life:   

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