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Atractosteus spatula (Lacep��de, 1803)
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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  Etymology of generic noun :   
Greek, atraktos, arrow + Greek, osteon = bone (Ref. 45335).
  Etymology of specific epithet :   
Atractosteus meaning spindle bone, and spatula in reference to the broad, elongated snout (Ref. 79012).
  Link to references :   
References using the name as accepted
  Link to other databases :   
ITIS TSN : 201897 | Catalogue of Life | ZooBank | WoRMS