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Caulophryne jordani Goode
Accepted name

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Yes
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Accepted name
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senior synonym, original combination
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  Etymology of generic noun :   
Greek, 'kaulos' or 'caulis' = stem + Greek, 'phryne' = toad (according to Goode and Bean (1896): "a 'phryne'-like fish with the cephalic tentacle supported on a stemlike base") ( Ref. 86949).
  Etymology of specific epithet :   
jordani named for David Starr Jordan, possibly America's ichthyologist (Ref. 4525).
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