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Status in World Register of Marine Species

Accepted name: Remorina albescens (Temminck & Schlegel, 1850)

Scientific synonyms and common names

Remorina albescens Temminck & Schlegel, 1845

Synonyms:

Echeneis albescens Temminck & Schlegel, 1845, Pisces, in Fauna Japonica: 272, pl. 120 (fig. 3) (Nagasaki, Japan).
Echeneis clypeata Günther, 1860, Ann. Mag. nat. Hist., (3) 5: 401 (Cape Seas).
Remora albescens: Jordan, 1885: 66.
Remorina albescens: Jordan & Evermann, 1896: 490 Maul, 1956: 66, fig. 5B.
Remora clypeata: Taning, 1927: 224, fig. 1.
Echeneis albescens: Nobre, 1935: 159 Beaufort, 1962, 11: 441.
Echeneis clyptera Okada & Matsubara, 1938, Keys to Fishes of Japan: 376.


Common names:

mantasucker [En]
white suckerfish [En]

Mantasucker (Remorina albescens)