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Chlorurus strongylocephalus (Bleeker, 1855)
Accepted name

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  Current accepted name :   
Yes
  Status :   
Accepted name
  Status details :   
senior synonym, new combination
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  Comment :   
This species from the Indian Ocean is regarded by most as part of the species complex together with C. gibbus of the Red Sea and C. microrhinus of West-central Pacific that needs further study to determine status of the various forms.
  Etymology of generic noun :   
Greek, chloros = green + Greek oura = tail (Ref. 45335).
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References using the name as accepted
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