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Gambusia affinis affinis (Baird
Synonym for Gambusia affinis (Baird & Girard, 1853)

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  Current accepted name  
  Status details  
senior synonym, new combination
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  Etymology of generic noun  
Gambusia: From the Cuban term, Gambusino, which means "nothing", usually in the context of a joke or a farce. Fishing for gambusinos = when one catches nothing (Ref. 45335).
  Etymology of specific epithet  
affinis meaning related (Ref. 10294).
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References using the name as accepted
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ITIS TSN : 165880 | Catalogue of Life | ZooBank | WoRMS