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Brachiopsilus ziebelli Last
Accepted name

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Yes
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Accepted name
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senior synonym, original combination
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  Etymology of generic noun :   
Name from Latin 'brachium' (arm) and Greek 'psilos' (bare or smooth), referring to the smooth surfaces of their body and arm-like pectoral fins.
  Etymology of specific epithet :   
Named in honour of Alan Ziebell, a professional diver, who hand collected some of the first specimens near the Actaeon Islands (D’Entrecasteaux Channel) when fishing for abalone. These specimens were initially displayed in a marine aquarium at his home a
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References using the name as accepted
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