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Epinephelus ciliatus Tilesius, 1813
Synonym for Sebastes ciliatus Tilesius, 1813
Check Catalog of Fishes: Genus: Epinephelus; Species: ciliatus; Original reference
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senior synonym, original combination
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  Etymology of Generic name : 
Greek, epinephelos = cloudy (Ref. 45335).
Etymology of specific name : 
Name from Latin 'ciliatus' meaning 'eyelash' (Ref. 27436) or 'eyelid', referring to the numerous accessory scales (similar to fringing eyelashes) on the psoterior field of the larger scales in most species of Sebastes (Ref. 53613).
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