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Himantolophus borealis Kharin, 1984
Accepted name

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Yes
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Accepted name
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senior synonym, original combination
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  Etymology of generic noun :   
Greek, himas or himantos = leather strap, thong or leash (referring to the thick leathery illicium) + Greek, lopho or lophio = crest or tuft (referring to the baited illicium projecting from the head) (Ref. 86949)
  Etymology of specific epithet :   
From the Latin borealis meaning northern (Ref. 43997).
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