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Silurus lima
Synonym for Sorubim lima (Bloch & Schneider, 1801)

  Original name  
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  Current accepted name  
  Status details  
senior synonym, original combination
  Status ref.  
  Etymology of generic noun  
Greek, silouros = a cat fish + Greek, odous = teeth (Ref. 45335).
  Etymology of specific epithet  
Name from Latin 'lima' meaning file, referring to the ventrally exposed premaxillary tooth patch (Ref. 57983).
  Link to references  
References using the name as accepted
  Link to other databases  
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