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Epinephelus guaza (not of Linnaeus, 1758)
Misapplied name for Epinephelus marginatus (Lowe, 1834)

  Current accepted name :   
  Status :   
Misapplied name
  Status details :   
misapplied name, new combination
  Status ref. :   
  Comment :   
This name has been misapplied for Epinephelus marginatus Lowe, 1834 for a long time, first by Jordan and Evermann, 1896. See Ref. 6512 for a detailed account (and Ref. 5222 for a summary; also in Ref. 4787).
  Etymology of generic noun :   
Greek, epinephelos = cloudy (Ref. 45335).
  Link to references :   
References using the name as accepted
  Link to other databases :   
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