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Jupiaba poekotero Zanata & Lima, 2005
Accepted name
Check Catalog of Fishes: Genus: Jupiaba; Species: poekotero; Original reference
  Current accepted name :   
Yes
  Status details:   
senior synonym, original combination
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  Comment :   
  Etymology of Generic name : 
 
An indigenous word from Brazil, in the region where Angela (Ichthyologist) was born and discovered several new fishes. (Personal communication from Barry Chernoff, Curator Fishes/Museum of Chicago
Etymology of specific name : 
 
Specific name derived from 'poekotero' (poe, waterfall; kotero, warder), the common name of the species among the Tuyuka people, which means the warder of the waterfalls.
  Status in Catalogue of Life:   
Accepted name
 
 

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