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Bufoceratias shaoi Pietsch, Ho
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Yes
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Accepted name
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senior synonym, original combination
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  Comment :   
Available in Catalog of Fishes (On-Line Version, upyeard November 8, 2004).
  Etymology of generic noun :   
Latin, bufo or bufonis = toad + Greek, keras or keratos = horn, horned (referring to the hornlike lure projecting from the head) (Ref. 86949).
  Etymology of specific epithet :   
Named in honor of Dr. Shao Kwang-Tsao, Research Fellow of the Institute of Zoology, Academic Sinica, Taiwan, Republic of China, in recognition of his many contributions to fishery science and ichthyology of Taiwan (Ref. 51070).
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References using the name as accepted
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