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Lampetra ayresii (G��nther, 1870)
Accepted name

  Original name :   
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  Current accepted name :   
Yes
  Status :   
Accepted name
  Status details :   
senior synonym, new combination
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  Comment :   
Author and year from Eschmeyer (CofF 1998: Ref. 26282).
  Etymology of generic noun :   
Latin, lambere = lick + Greek,petra = stone, with allusion to the lamprey attaching itself to stones (Ref. 45335). Latin, lambendis petris, which means to suck rocks (Ref. 89241).
  Etymology of specific epithet :   
Lampetra means a sucker of stone; ayresi after W.O. Ayres who first described the species from California (Ref. 1998).
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References using the name as accepted
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