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Leiognathus elongatus (non G��nther, 1874)
Misapplied name for Equulites popei (Whitley, 1932)

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No
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Misapplied name
  Status details :   
misapplied name, new combination
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  Comment :   
Not of Günther. Secondarily preoccupied in Leiognathus by Equula elongata Günther, 1874, replaced by Macilentichthys popei Whitley, 1932. In Gloerfelt-Tarp and Kailola, 1984:333 with L. popei as junior synonym (p. 333).
  Etymology of generic noun :   
Greek, leios = smooth + Greek, gnathos = jaw (Ref. 45335).
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