Original name  
  Check ECoF  
  Current accepted name  
Yes
  Status  
Accepted name
  Status details  
senior synonym, original combination
  Status ref.  
  Comment  
Author and year from Eschmeyer (CofF ver. Mar. 2003: Ref. 46206).
  Etymology of generic noun  
Latin, balista, -ae = crossbowman. In Greek, ballo = to throw (Ref. 45335).
  Link to references  
References using the name as accepted
  Link to other databases