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Semotilus atromaculatus (Mitchill, 1818)
Accepted name

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  Current accepted name :   
Yes
  Status :   
Accepted name
  Status details :   
senior synonym, new combination
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  Etymology of generic noun :   
Greek, sema = banner (dorsal fin) + Greek, tilos = spotted; used by Rafinesque (Ref. 45335).
  Etymology of specific epithet :   
From the Greek word sema=a banner, and the second part of the word was used elsewhere by its author (Rafinesque) to mean spotted; atromaculatus (Latin)=black spot (Ref. 79012).
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References using the name as accepted
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ITIS TSN : 163376 | Catalogue of Life | ZooBank | WoRMS