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Platanichthys platana (Regan, 1917)
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Accepted name
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senior synonym, new combination
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  Etymology of generic noun :   
Derived from Platanistius, epitet of Apollo with the meaning of "the king of a flat tree". This tree is Planera acuatica and grows in swampy areas. This voice is also related to the Mammalia family Platanistidae; + Greek, ichthys = fish (Ref. 45335).
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ITIS TSN : 551240 | Catalogue of Life | ZooBank | WoRMS