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popei, Macilentichthys Whitley [G. P.] 1932:114 [Memoirs of the Queensland Museum v. 10 (pt 2); ref. 4675] Kagoshima, Japan. Holotype (unique): USNM 55613. Replacement name for Leiognathus elongatus Smith & Pope 1906, preoccupied in Leiognathus by Equula elongata G√ľnther 1874. •Synonym of Leiognathus elongatus (Günther 1874) -- (Dunlap & McFall-Ngai 1984:888 [ref. 21845], Jones 1985:581 [ref. 21842]). •Synonym of Photoplagios elongatus (Günther 1874) -- (Sparks 2006:1 [ref. 28783]). •Synonym of Equulites elongatus (Günther 1874). •Valid as Equulites popei (Whitley 1932) -- (Suzuki & Kimura 2017:[10] [ref. 35231], Bogorodsky & Randall 2018:[21] 259 [ref. 36492], Golani & Fricke 2018:88 [ref. 36273], Ergüden et al. 2019:372 [ref. 37185], Mavruk et al. 2019:261 [ref. 37240], Bariche & Fricke 2020:131 [ref. 37515], Ibrahim et al. 2020:[2] [ref. 37591]). Current status: Valid as Equulites popei (Whitley 1932). Leiognathidae: Gazzinae. Distribution: Red Sea; Indo-West Pacific: East Africa east to Philippines, north to southern Japan; Mediterranean Sea (Red Sea immigrant). Habitat: marine.