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Opua maculipinna Randall & Goren, 1993
Synonym for Hazeus maculipinna Randall & Goren, 1993
Check Catalog of Fishes: Genus: Opua; Species: maculipinna; Original reference
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senior synonym, original combination
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  Etymology of Generic name : 
A harbour in N. Zealand; in maorĂ­; o = the place of + Pua = flower. It also exists the Hawaiian word opua = the house that catches the rain to substain our bodies; a poetic name for "clouds"
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