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Bathygobius geminatus Tornabene, Baldwin & Pezold, 2010
Accepted name
Check Catalog of Fishes: Genus: Bathygobius; Species: geminatus; Original reference
  Current accepted name :   
  Status details:   
senior synonym, original combination
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  Etymology of Generic name : 
Greek, bathys = deep + Latin, gobius = gudgeon (Ref. 45335). Frillfin - in reference to the free pectoral fin rays in the dorsal portion of the fin (Ref. 85559:149).
Etymology of specific name : 
Name is derived from the past participle of the Latin verb 'geminare', meaning paired, doubled, or repeated, referring to the diagnostic pattern of vertically paired spots that are repeated 6-7 times laterally along the body of this species.
  Status in Catalogue of Life:   
Accepted name

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