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Sarotherodon mossambicus mortimeri (Trewavas, 1966)
Synonym for Oreochromis mortimeri (Trewavas, 1966)

  Original name  
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  Current accepted name  
  Status details  
senior synonym, new combination
  Status ref.  
In Balon 1974, Krupka 1974 (Ref. 5166). Change in rank.
  Etymology of generic noun  
Greek, saros, -ou = sawdust + Greek, ther = animal * Greek, odous = teeth (Ref. 45335).
  Etymology of specific epithet  
Named for M.A.E. Mortimer, a fish culturist who conducted a great deal of productive fish culture research in Zambia between 1951 and 1965 (Ref. 13337).
  Link to references  
References using the name as accepted
  Link to other databases  
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