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Lophius hirsutus Lacep├Ęde, 1804
Synonym for Brachionichthys hirsutus Lacep├Ęde, 1804
Check Catalog of Fishes: Genus: Lophius; Species: hirsutus; Original reference
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senior synonym, original combination
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  Etymology of Generic name : 
Greek, lophos = crest (Ref. 45335).
Etymology of specific name : 
Name from Latin 'hirsutus' for hairy, in reference to its rough, hairy skin.(Ref. 82446).
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