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Helicophagus hypophthalmus (non Sauvage, 1878)
Misapplied name for Pangasianodon gigas (non Sauvage, 1878)
Check Catalog of Fishes: Genus: Helicophagus; Species: hypophthalmus; (non Sauvage, 1878)
  Current accepted name :   
  Status details:   
misapplied name, original combination
  Status ref. :   
  Comment :   
MNHN A.8832, 87 cm (stuffed with glass eyes) (paralectotype) (partim), in Ref. 9473.
  Etymology of Generic name : 
Greek, helike = spiral + Greek, phagein = to eat (Ref. 45335).
Etymology of specific name : 
  Status in Catalogue of Life:   
Misapplied name
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