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Chimaera purpurascens Jordan & Snyder, 1904
Synonym for Hydrolagus eidolon Jordan & Snyder, 1904
Check Catalog of Fishes: Genus: Chimaera; Species: purpurascens; Original reference
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other, original combination
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  Comment :   
Not purpurescens of Gilbert, 1905. See nomenclatural details in Eschmeyer (CofF ver. Oct. 2012: Ref. 92135). No species assignment in Eschmeyer (CofF ver. Oct. 2012: Ref. 92135).
  Etymology of Generic name : 
Latin, chimaera = marine monster, 1634 (Ref. 45335).
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