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Nettenchelys exorius Böhlke & Smith, 1981   !
Synonym for Nettenchelys exoria Böhlke & Smith, 1981
Check Catalog of Fishes: Genus: Nettenchelys; Species: exorius; Original reference
  Current accepted name :   
  Status details:   
senior synonym, original combination, misspelling
  Status ref. :   
  Comment :   
In Smith, Böhlke & Castle.
  Etymology of Generic name : 
Greek, netta = duck + Greek, enchelys, -yos = eel (Ref. 45335).
Etymology of specific name : 
From the Greek exorios meaning beyond the frontier, in reference to the posterior nostrils, which have migrated beyond the occiput and are located behind the head (Ref. 40819).
  Status in Catalogue of Life:   
! - Marks misspellings of the species names that must not be used.

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