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Epithet: striatus
Meaning: Furrowed; grooved, fluted, striated
Derivation: The perfect passive participle of the Latin verb "strio."
Pronunciation: stree-AH-tus

Whereas the generic name must be unique, there are often two or more genera with the same specific epithet. The same epithet can also be used within a species for subspecies, varieties, and forms.

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