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Gymnomuraena bennettii Günther, 1870
Synonym for Channomuraena vittata Günther, 1870
Check Catalog of Fishes: Genus: Gymnomuraena; Species: bennettii; Original reference
  Current accepted name :   
  Status details:   
junior synonym, original combination
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  Comment :   
Examination of the holotype of G. bennettii (BMNH 1856.2.24.7) by E. Böhlke demonstrated that it is a specimen of Channomuraena vittata Richardson, 1845 (Ref. 40843).
  Etymology of Generic name : 
Greek, gymnos = naked + Latin, muraena = morey eel (Ref. 45335).
Etymology of specific name : 
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