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Leuciscus idella Valenciennes, 1844
Synonym for Ctenopharyngodon idella (Valenciennes, 1844)

  Original name  
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  Current accepted name  
  Status details  
senior synonym, original combination
  Status ref.  
In Cuvier & Valenciennes.
  Etymology of generic noun  
Greek, leykiskos = white mullet (Ref. 45335).
  Etymology of specific epithet  
From the words cteno, meaning comb; pharyngodon, pharyngeal teeth (referring to the corrugate or comb-like cutting surfaces of the pharyngeal teeth); and idella (derived from ideo), meaning distinctive (Ref. 10294).
  Link to references  
References using the name as accepted
  Link to other databases  
ITIS TSN : 163538 | Catalogue of Life | ZooBank | WoRMS