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Eviota shimadai Greenfield
Accepted name

  Original name :   
  Check ECoF :   
  Current accepted name :   
Yes
  Status :   
Accepted name
  Status details :   
senior synonym, original combination
  Status ref. :   
  Etymology of generic noun :   
No etymology given, suggested by Christopher Scharpt: from Latin 'eu' for 'true' and 'iota' for anything very small, in combination 'truly very small' referring to it as being the smallest vertebrate at the time it has benn described by Jenkins (thus, making the suggestion by Scharpt plausible.
  Etymology of specific epithet :   
Named for Kazuhiko Shimada; noun in genitive case.
  Link to references :   
References using the name as accepted
  Link to other databases :   
ITIS TSN : None | Catalogue of Life | ZooBank | WoRMS