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senior synonym, original combination
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  Etymology of generic noun  
Greek, gymnos = naked + Greek, thorax, -akos = breast (Ref. 45335).
  Etymology of specific epithet  
From the Latin prolatus meaning 'extended ' or 'elongated', in reference to its slender body (Ref. 10326).
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