Glyptothorax platypogon (Valenciennes 1840)

Alfred W. Thomson & Lawrence M. Page, 2006, Genera of the Asian Catfish Families Sisoridae and Erethistidae (Teleostei: Siluriformes)., Zootaxa 1345, pp. 1-96: 52

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Glyptothorax platypogon (Valenciennes 1840)
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Glyptothorax platypogon (Valenciennes 1840) 

Pimelodus platypogon Valenciennes (ex Kuhl & van Hasselt) in Cuvier & Valenciennes 1840  ZBK  : 152. Type locality: Java , Indonesia. Syntypes or possible syntypes: BMNH 1863.12.11.153 (1); MNHN B-0196 (2), 2903 (2), 2904 (2); RMNH; ? SMF 649 [ex RMNH in 1829] (2). 

Pimelodus cyanochloros Bleeker 1847  ZBK  : 11. Type locality: Java , Indonesia. Syntypes: SMNS 10569 (6).  Synonomized with Pimelodus platypogon  ZBK  (= Glyptothorax platypogon  ) by Bleeker (1858).

Sundagagata robusta Boeseman 1966  ZBK  : 243, fig. 1. Type locality: Near Buitenzorg (Bogor) , Java, Indonesia. Holotype: RMNH 25264.  Considered by Kottelat et al. (1993) to be an abnormal specimen of, and synonym of Glyptothorax platypogon  .

Distribution: We have examined specimens only from Java. This species has also been reported from Sumatra, Borneo and Malay Peninsula (Hora & Gupta, 1941b; Kottelat, 1989; Roberts, 1989; Kottelat et al., 1993).