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Eschmeyer's Catalog of Fishes
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georgianus, Centropristes Valenciennes [A.] in Cuvier & Valenciennes 1831:451 [Histoire naturelle des poissons v. 7; ref. 4881] King George Sound, Western Australia; Port Western, Victoria, Australia. Syntypes: MNHN 0000-6985(2), 0000-6986 (1). Type catalog: Bauchot & Desoutter 1987:114-115 [ref. 12478], Bauchot & Desoutter 1989:8 [ref. 15502]. Original genus should have been Centropristis. Combined with a genus of female gender, the adjective should be georgiana. •Valid as Arripis georgiana (Valenciennes 1831) [often seen as georgianus] -- (Paulin 1993:460 [ref. 20997], Kuiter 1993:180 [ref. 23929], Gomon et al. 1994:593 [ref. 22532], Hutchins 2001:33 [ref. 25847], Bray et al. 2006:1328 [ref. 29091], Gomon 2008:597 [ref. 30616], Hoschke et al. 2019:157 [ref. 36626]). Current status: Valid as Arripis georgiana (Valenciennes 1831). Arripidae. Distribution: Southeastern Indian Ocean, southwestern Pacific: New South Wales, Victoria, Tasmania, South Australia and Western Australia. Habitat: brackish, marine.

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