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Clupea cyprinoides (non Broussonet, 1782)
Misapplied name for Megalops atlanticus (non Broussonet, 1782)
Check Catalog of Fishes: Genus: Clupea; Species: cyprinoides; (non Broussonet, 1782)
  Current accepted name :   
  Status details:   
misapplied name, original combination
  Status ref. :   
  Comment :   
Author from Eschmeyer, pers. comm.
  Etymology of Generic name : 
Latin, clupea = sardine, derived from Clupeus = shield; doubtless a reference to the scales covering the body of the fish + Greek, odous = teeth (Ref. 45335).
Etymology of specific name : 
  Status in Catalogue of Life:   
Misapplied name

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