Named for Brazilian
ichthyologist Dário Armin Halboth, an excellent
field biologist and one of the first researchers to study
the effects of bauxite tailings deposited in an Amazonian
lake (lago Batata a floodplain lake located in the floodplains
of rio Trombetas, Pará State) on fish communities.
Before his early death, Dário Halboth dedicated
himself to describe the ecological features of the fishes
living in streams of Amapá State, Brazil.
honour of M. J. Hancock, the English naturalist.
In honour of Harald
honour of P.N.Hart, the collector.
Both generic and specific
names are in honour of John D. Haseman, the American collector.
honour of Jan Coenrad Van Hasselt.
to the spot).
honour of Johann Jakob Heckel.
From the Latin hemi
(half), and the Latin coclea (coch-) (spoon), and the
Greek odon (tooth), in reference to the fact that the
teeth are about half as spoon-shaped as those of wood-specializing
members of the Hypostomus cochliodon group.
honour of Heok Hui Ng.
Specific epithet hera
from the Latin hera, meaning mistress of the house, lady,
or queen, in allusion to the larger size of the females
relative to males. A noun in apposition.
The specific epithet
hephaestus is from the Greek, Hçaiostoç
(or Hëphaistos), the Greek god of fire, metalworking,
forges, and blacksmiths. Alluding to the red colour of
the body and fins. A noun in apposition.
From the Latin heteromorphus
= 'different form' or 'different shape'.
honour of Heudlott, a French botanist.
Meaning hedgehog pertaining
to the spiny body.
Honda in Colombia.
With armoured cheeks.
specific name "huagi" is a tribute to the original
collector of the species (Synodontis