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Ariosoma ophidiophthalmus Karmovskaya, 1991
Accepted name
Check Catalog of Fishes: Genus: Ariosoma; Species: ophidiophthalmus; Original reference
  Current accepted name :   
Yes
  Status details:   
senior synonym, original combination
  Status ref. :   
  Comment :   
  Etymology of Generic name : 
 
Greek, ari = very, strength, superiority + Greek, soma = body (Ref. 45335).
Etymology of specific name : 
 
ophidiophthalmus from the Latinized Greek ophis meaning snake and ophthalmus meaing eye, referring to the characteristic appearance of the eye.
  Status in Catalogue of Life:   
Accepted name
 
 

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