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Rhinophichthus penicillatus McCosker, 1999
Accepted name
Check Catalog of Fishes: Genus: Rhinophichthus; Species: penicillatus; Original reference
  Current accepted name :   
Yes
  Status details:   
senior synonym, original combination
  Status ref. :   
  Comment :   
  Etymology of Generic name : 
 
Greek, rhinos = nose + Greek, ophis = snake + Greek, ichthys = fish
Etymology of specific name : 
 
From the sharpened-pencil like appearance of both ends of this eel.
  Status in Catalogue of Life:   
Accepted name
 
 

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