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eburneensis From a geographical locality.
ehrhardti Named in honour of W.W.Erdhardt.
eigenmanni
In honour of Dr.Carl H.Eigenmann, Professor of Ichthyology in Indiana.
( 1863-1927.)
electricus Electrical.
elegans Elegant, or nice.
ellisae
Dedicated to Mrs Marion Durbin Ellis.
elongatus Elongated or extended.
emarginatus/a With a margin.
enfurnado From Gruna do Enfurnado, the name of the type locality, meaning shut, hidden, or isolated in a cave or cavern.
ephippifer From the Latin ephippos =‘mounted as though on a horse’!
eques
From ‘eques’, a horse.
ericius From the Latin, ericius, for hedgehog in reference to the many sharp odontodes on the keels.
esperanzae Named in honour of Esparanza Rocha.
euptera Good fins.
eurycephalus
From the Greek, eurys = broad, wide; kephale = head.
evansii
In honour of Evans.
evelynae In honour of Mrs. Evelyne Axelrod.
eversi In honour of Hans-Georg Evers
exilis
Slim or slender, pertaining to the slim humeral process.

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 


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