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jacksoni
In honour of P .B .N. Jackson, the Officer-in-charge of the J. F. R. O. Malawi survey who collected the Haplochromis species.
janeirensis From Rio de Janeiro or the State off.
Jaracatiá Indigenous name given to a fructiferous tree common in the region. A noun in apposition.
johnsoni In honour of Johnson.
jantjae Named for the author's (Nathan K. Lujan) mother, nicknamed Jantje prior to her emigration from the Netherlands, in deep appreciation for her hard work and material and emotional encouragement that promoted his professional development and made his research possible.
jordani
Named in honour of C. Basil Jordan, the American zoologist.
julii Named in honour of a now unknown Mr.Julius.
jumbo Pertaining to the larger size and girth of this Parotocinclus species against the rest of the genus
juruense This "pim" (Brachyplatystoma) named after the river of the type locality. Rio Jurua

 

 

 

 

 


 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 
















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