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Accepted name
  Status details  
senior synonym, original combination
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  Etymology of generic noun  
Greek, plektron = anyhting to strike with, spur + Greek, anthias = a fish, Sparus aurata (Ref. 45335).
  Etymology of specific epithet  
This species was named in honor of Harry T. Kami of the Division of Fish and Wildlife on Guam who donated the specimen to the Bishop Museum who suspected that it might represent an undescribed species. (Ref. 8944).
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References using the name as accepted
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