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Gadella thysthlon Long & McCosker, 1998
Accepted name
Check Catalog of Fishes: Genus: Gadella; Species: thysthlon; Original reference
  Current accepted name :   
  Status details:   
senior synonym, original combination
  Status ref. :   
  Comment :   
The specific name is a noun in apposition.
  Etymology of Generic name : 
Diminutive of latin, gadus = a fish, cod? (Ref. 45335).
Etymology of specific name : 
From the unique life color, bright orange-red fins emanating from a dark body, resembling the sacred torch used to ignite ceremonial fires. Noun in apposition.
  Status in Catalogue of Life:   
Accepted name

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