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Clupea sinensis (non Linnaeus, 1758)
Misapplied name for Hilsa kelee (non Linnaeus, 1758)
Check Catalog of Fishes: Genus: Clupea; Species: sinensis; (non Linnaeus, 1758)
  Current accepted name :   
No
  Status details:   
misapplied name, original combination
  Status ref. :   
  Comment :   
In Bloch 1795 (name from Linnaeus, 1758 = ? Tenualosa reevesii).
  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 : 
 
  Status in Catalogue of Life:   
Misapplied name
 
 

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