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Ostracion quadricornis (non Linnaeus, 1758)
Misapplied name for Acanthostracion quadricornis (Linnaeus, 1758)

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Misapplied name
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misapplied name, original combination
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  Etymology of generic noun :   
Greek, ostrakon = shell (Ref. 45335).
  Etymology of specific epithet :   
Specific name refers to the 2 pairs of horns ('quadricornis' = 4 horns), in front of the eyes and a second pair at the lower rear corners of the cuirass.
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References using the name as accepted
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