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Clupea sagax Jenyns, 1842
Synonym for Sardinops sagax Jenyns, 1842
Check Catalog of Fishes: Genus: Clupea; Species: sagax; Original reference
  Current accepted name :   
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  Status details:   
senior synonym, original combination
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  Etymology of Generic name : 
 
Latin, clupea = sardine, derived from Clupeus = shield; doubtless a reference to the scales covering the body of the fish + Greek, odous = teeth (Ref. 45335).
Etymology of specific name : 
 
From the latin word 'sagax' which means of quick perception, acute, or alert (Ref. 6885).
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