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Oxyurichthys zeta Pezold & Larson, 2015
Accepted name
Check Catalog of Fishes: Genus: Oxyurichthys; Species: zeta; Original reference
  Current accepted name :   
Yes
  Status details:   
senior synonym, original combination
  Status ref. :   
  Comment :   
  Etymology of Generic name : 
 
Greek, oxys = sharpen + Greek, oura = tail + Greek, ichthys = fish (Ref. 45335).
Etymology of specific name : 
 
Name from the Greek ζήτα (zeta) which gave rise to the last letter of the Roman alphabet u; this elusive species is known from only two specimens and several photographs and is the last species in this revision, although it is unlikely to be the last species described for this genus.
  Status in Catalogue of Life:   
Accepted name
 
 

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