Glyptothorax gracilis ( Guenther 1864)

Alfred W. Thomson & Lawrence M. Page, 2006, Genera of the Asian Catfish Families Sisoridae and Erethistidae (Teleostei: Siluriformes)., Zootaxa 1345, pp. 1-96: 46

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Glyptothorax gracilis ( Guenther 1864)
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Glyptothorax gracilis ( Guenther 1864) 

Glyptosternum gracile Guenther 1864  ZBK  : 186. Type locality: Nepal . Holotype: BMNH 1845.1.9.846. 

Glyptothorax dakpathari Tilak & Husain 1976  ZBK  : 229, figs. 1-8. Type locality: Yamuna River, below Barrage [Ganges drainage], Dakpathar , District Dehra Dun, Uttar Pradesh, India. Holotype: NRS (ZSI) V-988. Paratypes: NRS (ZSI) V-989 (2), V-990 (4).  Tentatively considered a synonym of Glyptothorax gracilis  by Ng (2005a).

Distribution: Ganges and Brahmaputra drainages, India and Nepal (Tilak & Hussain, 1973; Jayaram, 1999; Menon, 1999; Karmakar, 2000; Ng, 2005a).