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Harengula forsteri Valenciennes, 1847
Synonym for Ethmalosa fimbriata Valenciennes, 1847
Check Catalog of Fishes: Genus: Harengula; Species: forsteri; Original reference
  Current accepted name :   
  Status details:   
junior synonym, original combination
  Status ref. :   
  Comment :   
Named for George Forster (Ref. 104876); the description of Harengula forsteri is based on a drawing by George Forster of Clupea fimbriata described by Bowdich (1825) (Ref. 188).
  Etymology of Generic name : 
Old English haring, hering = mackerel, the fish Clupea harengus (Ref. 45335).
Etymology of specific name : 
  Status in Catalogue of Life:   
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