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Clupea janeiro Eigenmann, 1894
Synonym for Sardinella brasiliensis Eigenmann, 1894
Check Catalog of Fishes: Genus: Clupea; Species: janeiro; Original reference
  Current accepted name :   
  Status details:   
junior synonym, original combination
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  Comment :   
Replacement name for Clupea brasiliensis Steindachner, 1879 preoccupied by Clupea brasiliensis Bloch & Schneider, 1801 (Ref. 46206); but it is interpreted as a nomen protectum by Figueiredo et al. (2010). See nomenclatural details in CofF.
  Etymology of Generic name : 
Latin, clupea = sardine, derived from Clupeus = shield; doubtless a reference to the scales covering the body of the fish + Greek, odous = teeth (Ref. 45335).
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