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Brachionichthys unipennis
Synonym for Sympterichthys unipennis (Cuvier, 1817)

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senior synonym, new combination
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  Etymology of generic noun  
Latin, bracchium = arm + Greek, ichthys = fish (Ref. 45335).
  Etymology of specific epithet  
Name from Latin 'unus' for one, and 'penna' for wing, presumably in allusion to its wing-like first dorsal fin.
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References using the name as accepted
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