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Hypophthalmus niloticus Rüppell, 1829
Synonym for Schilbe mystus Rüppell, 1829
Check Catalog of Fishes: Genus: Hypophthalmus; Species: niloticus; Original reference
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  Status details:   
junior synonym, original combination
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  Etymology of Generic name : 
Greek, hypo = under + Greek, ophthalmos = eye (Ref. 45335).
Etymology of specific name : 
Referring to the type locality, the Nile (Ref. 43912).
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