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Alburnus megalops Girard, 1856
Ambiguous synonym for Notropis amabilis Girard, 1856
Check Catalog of Fishes: Genus: Alburnus; Species: megalops; Original reference
  Current accepted name :   
No
  Status details:   
homonym, original combination
  Status ref. :   
  Comment :   
Secondarily preoccupied in *Notropis* by *Cyprinus megalops* Rafinesque 1817, replaced by *Notropis swaini* Jordan and Gilbert 1885.
  Etymology of Generic name : 
 
Named for the species alburnus 'bleak' (S.Kullander, pers .comm., ). From the city of Al Bura, where the fish was known (Ref. 45335).
Etymology of specific name : 
 
  Status in Catalogue of Life:   
Ambiguous synonym
 
 


  Check Catalog of Fishes: Genus: Alburnus; Species: megalops; Original reference
  Current accepted name :  
No
  Status details :  
homonym, original combination
  Status ref. :   
  Comment :   
Secondarily preoccupied in *Notropis* by *Cyprinus megalops* Rafinesque 1817, replaced by *Notropis swaini* Jordan and Gilbert 1885.
  Status in Catalogue of Life:   
Ambiguous synonym
 


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