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  Original name  
  Check ECoF  
  Current accepted name  
Accepted name
  Status details  
senior synonym, new combination
  Status ref.  
New combination as Petromyzon (Caspiomyzon) wagneri in Creaser and Hubbs (1922): 2, 5.
  Etymology of generic noun  
  from ETYFish
Caspio, from the Caspian Sea basin, where C. wagneri is endemic; myzon (Gr.), to suck (borrowed from Petromyzon), referring to their suctorial behavior. (See ETYFish)
  Etymology of specific epithet  
  from ETYFish
In honor of Nicolai Petrivitsch Wagner (1829-1907), Kessler’s colleague at the Zoological Institute in St. Petersburg, Russia; Kessler described this lamprey from a specimen in Wagner’s collection. (See ETYFish)
  Link to references  
References using the name as accepted
  Link to other databases  
ITIS TSN : 159732 | Catalogue of Life | ZooBank | WoRMS

Note: ETYFish and FishBase started a collaboration to complete the etymology for all valid names of fishes. For the current update, the following groups were completed: hagfishes (Myxini), lampreys (Petromyzonti), chimaeras (Holocephali), and sharks (Squalomorphi). It is a work in progress, so the two websites may not be synchronized.

Scharpf, C. The ETYFish Project, Fish Name Etymology Database.
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