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  Original name  
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  Current accepted name  
Accepted name
  Status details  
senior synonym, original combination
  Status ref.  
Author and year (Ref. 3814).
  Etymology of generic noun  
Greek, amia = a kind of shark (Ref. 45335).
  Etymology of specific epithet  
calva (Latin) = smooth or 'the bald scalp of the head', probably referring to the smooth appearance of the head of live specimens (Ref. 46234).
  Link to references  
References using the name as accepted
  Link to other databases  
ITIS TSN : 161104 | Catalogue of Life | ZooBank | WoRMS