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Cyprinodon variegatus Lacep├Ęde, 1803
Accepted name
Check Catalog of Fishes: Genus: Cyprinodon; Species: variegatus; Original reference
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  Status details:   
senior synonym, original combination
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  Etymology of Generic name : 
Latin, cyprinus = carp + Greek, odous = teeth (Ref. 45335).
Etymology of specific name : 
From the words Cyprinus=a genus of minnows and odious (stem odont)=tooth, meaning minnows with teeth; variegates Latin for variegated, variously colored (Ref. 79012).
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