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Aaptosyax grypus Rainboth, 1991
Accepted name
Check Catalog of Fishes: Genus: Aaptosyax; Species: grypus; Original reference
  Current accepted name :   
  Status details:   
senior synonym, original combination
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  Etymology of Generic name : 
Greek, aaptos =giant, terrible + Greek, ykis, yaina, yanis, syaina, syax and syakon = a kind of sole; but it is also related to yaina =hyena and wild pig
Etymology of specific name : 
Named for its strongly curved jaws (Ref. 34719).
  Status in Catalogue of Life:   
Accepted name

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