Original name  
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Accepted name
  Status details  
senior synonym, original combination
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  Etymology of generic noun  
Greek, Haploos = single + Greek, chromis = a fish, perhaps a perch (Ref. 45335).
  Etymology of specific epithet  
Probably refers to Latin 'taurinus', bull, presumably relating to resemblance of head morphology to that of a bull: stout with firmly thickened lips (Ref. 127594).
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References using the name as accepted
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ITIS TSN : 648661 | Catalogue of Life | ZooBank | WoRMS