AUCHENIPTERIDAE Bleeker, 1862

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AUCHENIPTERIDAE Bleeker, 1862  

Euanemini Bleeker, 1858b: 49, 189. Type genus: Euanemus Müller & Troschel, 1842   .

Trachelyopterini Bleeker, 1858b: 49, 250, 257. Type genus: Trachelyopterus Valenciennes, 1840   .

Ageneiosi Bleeker, 1862 (in Bleeker, 1862–63): 14. Type genus: Ageneiosus La Cepède, 1803   .

Astrophysi [= Asterophysi] Bleeker, 1862 (in Bleeker, 1862–63): 7. Type genus: Asterophysus Kner, 1857   .

Auchenipterini Bleeker, 1862 (in Bleeker, 1862–63): 14. Type genus: Auchenipterus Valenciennes, 1840   .

Centromochli Bleeker, 1862 (in Bleeker, 1862–63): 7. Type genus: Centromochlus Kner, 1857   .

Pseudauchenipterini Bleeker, 1862 (in Bleeker, 1862–63): 6. Type genus: Pseudauchenipterus Bleeker, 1862   .

Taxonomic summary: Britski (1972), Soares-Porto (1998, Centromochlinae   ), Ferraris (2003d).

Reviews: Mees (1974, Guianas).

Phylogeny: Ferraris (1988b), Curran (1989), Soares-Porto (1998, Centromochlinae   ), Royero (1999), Diogo et al. (2003c).

20 genera, 94 species; no named fossil taxa.

AGENEIOSUS La Cepède, 1803  

Ageneiosus La Cepède, 1803: 132   . Type species: Ageneiosus armatus La Cepède, 1803   . Type by subsequent designation by Eigenmann & Eigenmann (1890: 299). Gender: Masculine. Earlier type designation by Bleeker (1862–63: 14) of “ Ageneiosus militaris Blkr   (nec Val.) = Silurus militaris Bl.   ” not based on one of the originally included species and therefore not valid.

Ceratorhynchus Spix & Agassiz, 1829: 10   . Type species: Silurus militaris   [=? Silurus militaris   of Bloch, nec Linnaeus]. Type by monotypy. Gender: Masculine.

Agenius Agassiz, 1846: 11   . Type species: Ageneiosus armatus La Cepède, 1803   . Gender: Masculine. Unjustified emendation of Ageneiosus   , therefore taking the same type species.

Davalla Bleeker, 1858b: 58   , 64. Type species: Davalla schomburgkii Bleeker, 1858   . Type by monotypy. Gender: Feminine.

Pseudageneiosus Bleeker, 1862 (in Bleeker, 1862–63): 14. Type species: Ageneiosus brevifilis Valenciennes, 1840   . Type by original designation. Gender: Masculine.

Tympanopleura Eigenmann, 1912b: 203   . Type species: Tympanopleura piperata Eigenmann, 1912   . Type by original designation. Gender: Feminine.

Remarks: Genus revised, with key to species, in Walsh (1990).

Ageneiosus atronasus Eigenmann & Eigenmann, 1888  

Ageneiosus atronasus Eigenmann & Eigenmann, 1888b: 149   . Type locality: Exact locality unknown. Holotype: MCZ 27270 View Materials .

Ageneiosus melanopogon   Miranda Ribeiro , 1917: 51. Type locality: Fluvio Solimões [ Brazil]. Holotype: Whereabouts unknown.  

Tympanopleura nigricollis Eigenmann & Allen, 1942: 139   , pl. 5 (figs. 2–3), 6 (fig. 3). Type locality: Iquitos [ Peru]. Holotype: CAS 57940 View Materials .

Distribution: Middle and upper Amazon River basin (Walsh, 1990).

Ageneiosus brevis Steindachner, 1881  

Ageneiosus brevis Steindachner, 1881d: 16   . Type locality: Amazonenstrom bei Coary und aus dem Hyavary [ Brazil]. Syntypes (4): NMW 47801 View Materials (2).

Ageneiosus rondoni   Miranda Ribeiro , 1914: 12, pl. 1 (fig. 3). Type locality: Rio Negro (Manáos) [ Brazil]. Lectotype: MNRJ 962 View Materials A, designated by Miranda Ribeiro (1953: 394).  

Ageneiosus madeirensis Fisher, 1917: 426   , pl. 42. Type locality: San Joaquín , Bolivia. Holotype: FMNH 58143 View Materials .

Tympanopleura alta Eigenmann & Myers   , in Myers , 1928: 85. Type locality: Iquitos, Rio Marañon, Peru. Holotype: CAS 58258 View Materials .

Distribution: Upper Amazon River basin (Walsh, 1990).

Ageneiosus inermis (Linnaeus, 1766)  

Silurus inermis Linnaeus, 1766: 503   . Type locality: Surínami. Type (s): Whereabouts unknown.

Ageneiosus armatus La Cepède, 1803: 132   , 133. Type locality: les eaux de Surinam, et peut-etre dans celles des grandes Indes. Types: On Bloch (1794: 19, pl. 362); Silurus militaris Linné   ; and others.

Ageneiosus brevifilis Valenciennes   , in Cuvier & Valenciennes, 1840b: 242 (180 in Strasbourg deluxe edition). Type locality: Cayenne [but interpreted as having come from Suriname by Boeseman (1972: 303)]. Holotype: RMNH 2975 View Materials (larger of 2).

Hypothalmus dawalla Jardine   , in Schomburgk, 1841: 191, pl. 9. Type locality: Junction of Rupununi and Essequibo [ Guyana], and Fort St. Joaquim, in the Rio Bronco. No types known. Name spelled Hypothalmus davalla   on plate; H. dawalla   in text; first reviser not found.

Davalla Schomburgkii Bleeker, 1858b: 64   . Type locality: Junction of Rupununi and Essequibo [ Guyana], and Fort St. Joaquim, in the Rio Bronco. No types known. Unneeded replacement for Hypothalmus dawalla Jardine, 1841   .

Ageniosus axillaris Günther, 1864: 431   . Type locality: Surinam. Holotype: BMNH 1864.6.2.2.

Ageneiosus sebae Günther, 1864: 192   . Type locality: Suriname. Syntypes: On specimen(s) described as Ageneiosus inermis   in Cuvier & Valenciennes (1840b: 240 (178 in Strasbourg deluxe edition), pl. 440) and specimen illustrated in Seba (1734–65: pl. 29, fig. 8).

? Ageneiosus (Pseudageneiosus) therezinae Steindachner, 1909b: 341   . Type locality: Rio Parnahyba und Rio Puty bei Therezina [ Brazil]. Syntypes: NMW 47840–41 View Materials (2 of “several”).

Ageneiosus ogilviei Fowler, 1914: 266   , fig. 15. Type locality: Rupununi River , British Guiana... in the highlands of British Guiana, approximately secured in North Latitude 2º to 3º, and West Longitude 50º20'. Holotype: ANSP 39343 View Materials .

Ageneiosus gabardinii Risso & Risso, 1964b: 12   , pl. 3 (fig. 1). Type locality: Río Paraná , a la altura de la Ciudad de Corrientes [ Argentina]. Holotype: Mus. Cienc. Nat. del Chaco 3, VI-63-2.

Distribution: Widely distributed in South America, east of the Andes (Walsh, 1990).

Ageneiosus magoi Castillo & Brull, 1989  

Ageneiosus magoi Castillo & Brull, 1989: 73   , fig. 1–2. Type locality: Los esteros de Camaguán, km 270, Estado Guárico [ Venezuela]. Holotype: MBUCV V-15666.

Distribution: Orinoco basin of Venezuela (Ferraris, 2003d).

Ageneiosus marmoratus Eigenmann, 1912  

Ageneiosus marmoratus Eigenmann, 1912b: 206   , pl. 22 (fig. 1). Type locality: Creek below Potaro Landing, British Guiana. Holotype: FMNH 53245 View Materials .

? Ageneiosus barranquerensis Risso & Risso, 1964b: 11   , pl. 2. Type locality: frente a la desembocadura del Río Negro, Riacho Barranqueras [ Argentina]. Holotype: Mus. Cien. Nat. del Chaco 11, III-63.

Distribution: Widely distributed in South America east of the Andes mountains (Walsh, 1990).

Ageneiosus militaris Valenciennes, 1836  

Ageniosus militaris Valenciennes, 1836   , in Valenciennes, 1835–47: pl. 4 (fig. 1). Type locality: [not stated]. Holotype: possibly MNHN b-0690 (1), MNHN b-0691 (1), or MNHN b-3167 (1). Name available from plate (illustrated specimen is holotype, if identifiable); later described in Cuvier & Valenciennes (1840b: 233; 173 in Strasbourg deluxe edition), with type locality as: La Plata.

Ageneiosus valenciennesi Bleeker, 1864a: 82   . Type locality: La Plata. Holotype: Possibly MNHN b-0690, MNHN b-0691, or MNHN b-3167. New name for Ageneiosus militaris Valenciennes.  

Silurus   38-radiatus Larrañaga, 1923: 386. Type locality: Uruguay. No types known   .

Silurus imberbis Larrañaga, 1923: 376   . Type locality: Uruguay. No types known. Either based on, or preoccupied by, Silurus imberbis Gmelin, 1789   .

Ageneiosus uruguayensis Devincenzi, 1933: 3   , pl. 1. Type locality: Río Uruguay frente a Paysandú [ Uruguay]. Holotype: MHNM CI 317.

Ageneiosus marquesi Risso & Risso, 1964b: 20   , pl. 6 (fig. 1). Type locality: Río Paraná , frente al tanque de obras Sanitarias de la ciudad de Corrientes, Argentina. Holotype: Mus. Cienc. Nat. del Chaco 12-V-64-1.

Distribution: La Plata River basin (Walsh, 1990).

Ageneiosus pardalis Lütken, 1874  

Ageneiosus pardalis Lütken, 1874b: 190   . Type locality: Caraccas [apparently in error, S. Walsh (1990, and pers. comm.)]. Holotype: ZMUC P 29664 View Materials .

Ageneiosus caucanus Steindachner, 1880b: 61   , pl. 6 (figs. 1, 1a). Type locality: [ Río ] Cauca [ Colombia]. Syntypes: NMW 47811 View Materials (2).

Ageneiosus virgo Posada, 1909: 295   . Type locality: [ Río ] Magdalena [ Colombia]   . Type (s): Whereabouts unknown   .

Ageneiosus freiei Schultz, 1944c: 240   , pl. 4 (fig. b). Type locality: Río Agua Caliente , 2 to 3 km above Lago Maracaibo [ Venezuela]. Holotype: USNM 121260 View Materials .

Distribution: Lake Maracaibo basin and Magdalena, Cauca, San Juan, and Tuira River basins (Walsh, 1990).

Ageneiosus piperatus (Eigenmann, 1912)  

Tympanopleura piperata Eigenmann, 1912b: 203   , pl. 20 (fig. 3). Type locality: Crab Falls [ Essequibo River], British Guiana. Holotype: FMNH 53243 View Materials .

Distribution: Essequibo and upper Negro rivers near confluence of Branco River (Walsh, 1990).

Ageneiosus polystictus Steindachner, 1915  

Ageneisus polystictus Steindachner, 1915b: 217   . Type locality: [not stated]. Holotype: NMW 47839 View Materials . Illustrated and described in more detail in Steindachner (1915e: 84, pl. 7, figs. 1–3), as Agenciosus polystictus   , with origin of specimen reported as “Mündung des Rio Negro.”

Distribution: Negro River and lower Branco River, Brazil (Walsh, 1990).

Ageneiosus ucayalensis Castelnau, 1855  

Ageneiosus ucayalensis Castelnau, 1855: 49   , pl. 17 (fig. 2). Type locality: un lac, près de l’Ucayale, et qui communiquait avec cette rivière [ Peru]. Holotype: MNHN b-0611.

? Ageneiosus dentatus Kner, 1857: 441   . Type locality: Surinam. Syntypes: NMW 47823 View Materials (6).

? Ageniosus porphyreus Cope, 1867: 404   . Type locality: Surinam. Lectotype: ANSP 8389 View Materials , designated by Fowler (1915a: 224).

? Ageneiosus parnaguensis Steindachner, 1910c: 399   , figured on p. 400. Type locality: see von Lake Parnaguá in brasílienischen Staate Piauhy [ Brazil]. Syntypes: NMW 47832 View Materials (1), NMW 47837 View Materials (1)   , NMW 47838 View Materials   (2).

? Ageneiosus guianensis Eigenmann, 1912b: 204   , pl. 21 (fig. 2). Type locality: Wismar , British Guiana. Holotype: FMNH 53247 View Materials .

Distribution: Amazon and Orinoco River basins; Guianas, and upper Paraná River basin (Walsh, 1990).

Ageneiosus vittatus Steindachner, 1908  

Ageneiosus vittatus Steindachner, 1908b: 64   . Type locality: Rio Purus [ Brazil]. Holotype: NMW 47853 View Materials .

Distribution: Middle Orinoco and upper Amazon River basins (Walsh, 1990).

ASTEROPHYSUS Kner, 1857   Asterophysus Kner, 1857: 402   . Type species: Asterophysus batrachus Kner, 1857   . Type by monotypy. Gender: Masculine. Astrophysus Bleeker, 1858b: 356   , 358. Type species: Asterophysus batrachus Kner, 1857   . Type by being a replacement name. Gender: Masculine. Unjustified emendation of Asterophysus Kner, 1857   .

Asterophysus batrachus Kner, 1857   Asterophysus batrachus Kner, 1857: 403   , pl. 5 (fig. 13). Type locality: Marabitanos [ Brazil]. Syntypes: NMW 47515–16 View Materials (2). Distribution : Orinoco and Negro River basins, Brazil and Venezuela (Ferraris, 2003d).

AUCHENIPTERICHTHYS Bleeker, 1862  

Auchenipterichthys Bleeker, 1862   (in Bleeker, 1862–63): 7. Type species: Auchenipterus thoracatus Kner, 1857   . Type by original designation. Gender: Masculine.

Revision: Ferraris et al. (2005).

Auchenipterichthys coracoideus (Eigenmann & Allen, 1942)  

Trachycorystes coracoideus Eigenmann & Allen, 1942: 120   . Type locality: Iquitos [ Peru]. Syntypes: CAS 63746 View Materials (3).

Distribution: Amazon River basin and Araguaia River of the Tocantins basin (Ferraris et al., 2005).

Auchenipterichthys longimanus (Günther, 1864)  

Auchenipterus longimanus Günther, 1864: 195   . Type locality: River Capin , Para [ Brazil]. Syntypes: BMNH 1849.11.8.11 (3).

Distribution: Lower and middle Amazon, Tocantins, and Orinoco river basins (Ferraris et al., 2005).

Remarks: Syntype register number misreported in Eschmeyer et al. (1998) as BMNH 1849.121.8.? BMNH 1849.11.8.? and Ferraris (2003d) as BMNH 1849.121.8.

Auchenipterichthys punctatus (Valenciennes, 1840)  

Auchenipterus punctatus Valenciennes   , in Cuvier & Valenciennes, 1840b: 219 (163 in Strasbourg deluxe edition). Type locality: Probablement du Brésil. Holotype: MNHN b-0216; illustrated in Royero & Hureau (1996: fig. 3).

Auchenipterichthys dantei Soares-Porto, 1994: 282   , fig. 3. Type locality: Brazil, Amazonas   GoogleMaps , Paricatuba, Rio Negro (3º07'S, 60º26'W). Holotype: MZUSP 43332 View Materials .

Distribution: Upper Orinoco River and Upper Amazon River basins, including the Negro River (Ferraris et al., 2005).

Auchenipterichthys thoracatus (Kner, 1857)  

Auchenipterus thoracatus Kner, 1857: 425   , pl. 7 (fig. 22). Type locality: Rio Guaporé. Syntypes: NMW 47454 View Materials (2).

Auchenipterus thoracicus Günther, 1864: 194   . Type locality: Rio Guaporé. Syntypes: NMW 47454 View Materials (2). Unjustified emendation of Auchenipterus thoracatus Kner, 1857   .

Distribution: Upper Madeira River basin (Ferraris et al., 2005).

Remarks: Syntype register number incorrectly reported as NMW 47452 View Materials in Eschmeyer et al. (1998) and Ferraris (2003d).

AUCHENIPTERUS Valenciennes, 1840  

Auchenipterus Valenciennes   , in Cuvier & Valenciennes, 1840b: 207 (154 in Strasbourg deluxe edition). Type species: Hypophthalmus nuchalis Spix & Agassiz, 1829   . Type by subsequent designation by Bleeker (1862–63: 15). Gender: Masculine.

Euanemus Müller & Troschel   , in Müller, 1842a: 203. Type species: Euanemus colymbetes Müller & Troschel, 1842   . Type by monotypy. Gender: Masculine. Also as new in Müller (1842b: 320). Priority of publication not established.

Auchenopterus Agassiz, 1846: 40   . Type species: Hypophthalmus nuchalis Spix & Agassiz, 1829   . Type by being a replacement name. Gender: Masculine. Unjustified emendation of Auchenipterus Valenciennes, 1840   .

Ceratocheilus   Miranda Ribeiro, 1918d: 644. Type species: Ceratocheilus osteomystax   Miranda Ribeiro, 1918. Type by monotypy. Gender: Masculine. Preoccupied by Ceratocheilus Wesché, 1810   , in Diptera   , replaced by Osteomystax Whitley, 1940.

Osteomystax Whitley, 1940a: 242. Type species: Ceratocheilus osteomystax   Miranda Ribeiro, 1918. Type by being a replacement name. Gender: Masculine. Replacement for Ceratocheilus   Miranda Ribeiro, 1918, preoccupied by Ceratocheilus Wesché, 1810   , in Diptera   .

Remarks: Revised, with a key to species, in Ferraris & Vari (1999).

Auchenipterus ambyiacus Fowler, 1915  

Auchenipterus ambyiacus Fowler, 1915a: 222   , fig. 6. Type locality: Ambyiacu River , Ecuador. Holotype: ANSP 21484 View Materials .

Distribution: Upper and middle Amazon and Orinoco River basins, coastal rivers of Guyana (Ferraris & Vari, 1999).

Auchenipterus brachyurus (Cope, 1878)  

Euanemus brachyurus Cope, 1878: 676   . Type locality: Peruvian Amazon. Holotype: ANSP 21552 View Materials .

Distribution: Upper Amazon River basin (Ferraris & Vari, 1999).

Auchenipterus brevior Eigenmann, 1912  

Auchenipterus brevior Eigenmann, 1912b: 202   . Type locality: Tumatumari , British Guiana. Holotype: FMNH 53249 View Materials .

Distribution: Potaro River basin, Guyana (Ferraris & Vari, 1999).

Auchenipterus britskii Ferraris & Vari, 1999  

Auchenipterus britskii Ferraris & Vari, 1999: 414   , figs. 10–11. Type locality: Lago Janauacá   GoogleMaps , vicinity of Rio Solimões (approx. 3º28'S, 60º17'W), Amazonas, Brazil. Holotype: MZUSP 48358 View Materials .

Distribution: Middle Amazon River, Brazil (Ferraris & Vari, 1999).

Auchenipterus demerarae Eigenmann, 1912  

Auchenipterus demerarae Eigenmann, 1912b: 202   , pl. 21 (fig. 1). Type locality: Wismar , British Guiana. Holotype: FMNH 53248 View Materials ; holotype illustrated in Ferraris & Vari (1999: fig. 12).

Distribution: Demerara, Rupununi, Essequibo and Cuyuni River basins (Ferraris & Vari, 1999).

Auchenipterus dentatus Valenciennes, 1840  

Auchenipterus dentatus Valenciennes   in Cuvier & Valenciennes, 1840b: 210 (156 in Strasbourg deluxe edition). Type locality: envoyé de Cayenne [apparently originating from vicinity of Paramaribo, Suriname]. Holotype: MNHN b-0592.

Euanemus colymbetes Müller & Troschel   , in Müller , 1842: 203. Type locality: Suriname. Lectotype: ZMB 3095 View Materials , designated by Ferraris & Vari (1999). Also indicated as new, with one syntype illustrated, in Müller & Troschel (1849: 11, pl. 1, fig. 2).

Distribution: Northern coastal rivers of South America: Corantijn, Suriname, Arataye, Sinnamary and Oyapock rivers (Ferraris & Vari, 1999).

Auchenipterus fordicei Eigenmann & Eigenmann, 1888  

Auchenipterus fordicei Eigenmann & Eigenmann, 1888b: 151   . Type locality: Coary [ Brazil]. Holotype: MCZ 7289 View Materials .

Distribution: Middle Amazon River basin, Brazil (Ferraris & Vari, 1999).

Auchenipterus menezesi Ferraris & Vari, 1999  

Auchenipterus menezesi Ferraris & Vari, 1999: 426   , fig. 17. Type locality: Lago de Viana , Rio Pindaré, Mirim basin, Maranhão, Brazil. Holotype: MZUSP 43591 View Materials .

Distribution: Parnaíba and Pindaré-Mirim River basins of Maranhão and Piaui States (Ferraris & Vari, 1999).

Auchenipterus nigripinnis (Boulenger, 1895)  

Euanemus nigripinnis Boulenger, 1895b: 524   . Type locality: Paraguay. Lectotype: BMNH 1895.5.17.37, designated by Ferraris & Vari (1999); one syntype illustrated in Boulenger (1896c: pl. 4, figs. 2, 2a).

Auchenipterus paysanduanus Devincenzi, 1933: 2   . Type locality: Río Uruguay, frente a Paysandú, Uruguay. Holotype: MNHM 4889 View Materials ; illustrated in Ferraris & Vari (1999: fig. 20).

Distribution: La Plata River basin (Ferraris & Vari, 1999).

Auchenipterus nuchalis (Spix & Agassiz, 1829)  

Hypophthalmus nuchalis Spix & Agassiz, 1829: 17   , pl. 17. Type locality: Brasilia aequatoriali [now: Rio Capim, near São Domingos do Capim, Brazil, by neotype designation]. Neotype: MZUSP 47945 View Materials , illustrated in, and designated by, Ferraris & Vari (1999: fig. 21).

Distribution: Lower Amazon and Tocantins rivers northward to Marowijne River; possibly also in Rupununi River, Guyana, and Negro River, Brazil (Ferraris & Vari, 1999).

Auchenipterus osteomystax   (Miranda Ribeiro, 1918)

Ceratocheilus osteomystax   Miranda Ribeiro , 1918d: 644, unnumbered pl. Type locality: Santa Rita das Antas   , Rio Vermelho, Goyaz [ Brazil]. Holotype: MZUSP 2317 View Materials .  

Distribution: La Plata River basin, Tocantins River, and several rivers of lower Amazon River basin (Ferraris & Vari, 1999).

CENTROMOCHLUS Kner, 1857  

Centromochlus Kner, 1857: 430   . Type species: Centromochlus megalops Kner, 1857   . Type by subsequent designation by Bleeker (1862–63: 7). Gender: Masculine.

Remarks: Included species follows Soares-Porto (1998), except for continued recognition of Gelanoglanis   .

Centromochlus altae Fowler, 1945  

Centromochlus altae Fowler, 1945a: 109   , figs. 7–9. Type locality: Morelia , Río Caquetá basin, Colombia. Holotype: ANSP 71700 View Materials .

Distribution: Caquetá River basin, Colombia (Ferraris, 2003d).

Centromochlus concolor (Mees, 1974)  

Tatia concolor Mees, 1974: 84   , fig. 22. Type locality: Headwaters of Coppename Rivier   GoogleMaps [sic] (3º49'N, 56º57'W), Suriname. Holotype: ZMA 106210 View Materials .

Distribution: Coppename River basin, Suriname (Ferraris, 2003d).

Centromochlus existimatus Mees, 1974  

Centromochlus existimatus Mees, 1974: 50   , fig. 8 (right). Type locality: Harbour of Manaos [ Brazil]. Holotype: ANSP 73154 View Materials .

Distribution: Amazon River basin (Ferraris, 2003d).

Centromochlus heckelii (De Filippi, 1853)  

Auchenipterus Heckelii De Filippi, 1853: 167   . Type locality: Rio Napo. Syntype: ZMUT 233 View Materials .

Centromochlus Steindachneri Gill, 1870: 95   . Type locality: Marañon River, upper Amazon and Napo Rivers. Type (s): at USNM, but not found (Ferraris & Vari, 1992).

Distribution: Amazon and Orinoco River basins (Ferraris, 2003d).

Centromochlus macracanthus Soares-Porto, 2000  

Centromochlus macracanthus Soares-Porto, 2000: 282   , fig. 1. Type locality: Brazil: Amazonas : São Pedro, rio Negro. Holotype: MZUSP 30620 View Materials .

Distribution: Upper Negro River basin, Brazil (Soares-Porto, 2000).

Centromochlus perugiae Steindachner, 1882  

Centromochlus Perugiae Steindachner, 1882b: 178   . Type locality: Canelos [ Ecuador]. Syntypes: NMW 47358 View Materials (3), SMF 5355 View Materials (1). Species illustrated and described in more detail in Steindachner (1882c: 29, pl. 7, figs. 2, 2a).

Distribution: Upper Amazon River basin (Ferraris, 2003d).

Remarks: Wrongly listed as Tatia perugiae   by Ferraris (2003d).

Centromochlus punctatus (Mees, 1974)  

Tatia punctata Mees, 1974: 88   , fig. 24. Type locality: Creeks between Kabel and Lombé [ Suriname]. Holotype: RMNH 26495 View Materials .

Distribution: Coastal rivers of northern South America, above Amazon River mouth (Ferraris, 2003d).

Centromochlus reticulatus (Mees, 1974)  

Tatia reticulata Mees, 1974: 90   , fig. 25. Type locality: Karanambo , Rupununi, British Guiana. Holotype: BMNH 1972.7.27.702.

Distribution: South America: Rupununi River basin, Guyana (Ferraris, 2003d).

Centromochlus romani (Mees, 1988)  

Tatia romani Mees, 1988a: 412   , fig. 3. Type locality: Río Guarapiche , affluent of the Río San Juan, near Maturín, Monagas [ Venezuela]. Holotype: RMNH 30490 View Materials .

Distribution: San Juan River, Orinoco Basin, Venezuela (Ferraris, 2003d).

Centromochlus schultzi Rössel, 1962  

Centromochlus schultzi Rössel, 1962a: 27   , fig. 1. Type locality: Brasilien, oberer Rio Xingu. Holotype: SMF 5462 View Materials .

Distribution: Upper Xingu and Tocantins River basins (Ferraris, 2003d).

NMW

Naturhistorisches Museum, Wien

Kingdom

Animalia

Phylum

Chordata

Class

Actinopterygii

Order

Siluriformes

Family

Auchenipteridae

Loc

AUCHENIPTERIDAE Bleeker, 1862

Published, First 2007
2007
Loc

Centromochlus macracanthus

Soares-Porto 2000: 282
2000
Loc

Auchenipterus menezesi

Ferraris & Vari 1999: 426
1999
Loc

Auchenipterichthys dantei

Soares-Porto 1994: 282
1994
Loc

Ageneiosus magoi

Castillo & Brull 1989: 73
1989
Loc

Tatia romani

Mees 1988: 412
1988
Loc

Tatia concolor

Mees 1974: 84
1974
Loc

Centromochlus existimatus

Mees 1974: 50
1974
Loc

Tatia punctata

Mees 1974: 88
1974
Loc

Tatia reticulata

Mees 1974: 90
1974
Loc

Ageneiosus barranquerensis

Risso & Risso 1964: 11
1964
Loc

Ageneiosus marquesi

Risso & Risso 1964: 20
1964
Loc

Centromochlus schultzi Rössel, 1962a: 27

Rossel 1962: 27
1962
Loc

Centromochlus altae

Fowler 1945: 109
1945
Loc

Ageneiosus freiei

Schultz 1944: 240
1944
Loc

Tympanopleura nigricollis

Eigenmann & Allen 1942: 139
1942
Loc

Trachycorystes coracoideus

Eigenmann & Allen 1942: 120
1942
Loc

Ageneiosus uruguayensis

Devincenzi 1933: 3
1933
Loc

Auchenipterus paysanduanus

Devincenzi 1933: 2
1933
Loc

Ageneiosus madeirensis

Fisher 1917: 426
1917
Loc

Auchenipterus ambyiacus

Fowler 1915: 222
1915
Loc

Ageneiosus ogilviei

Fowler 1914: 266
1914
Loc

Ageneiosus marmoratus

Eigenmann 1912: 206
1912
Loc

Tympanopleura piperata

Eigenmann 1912: 203
1912
Loc

Ageneiosus guianensis

Eigenmann 1912: 204
1912
Loc

Auchenipterus brevior

Eigenmann 1912: 202
1912
Loc

Auchenipterus demerarae

Eigenmann 1912: 202
1912
Loc

Ageneiosus parnaguensis

Steindachner 1910: 399
1910
Loc

Ageneiosus (Pseudageneiosus) therezinae

Steindachner 1909: 341
1909
Loc

Ageneiosus virgo

Posada 1909: 295
1909
Loc

Ageneiosus vittatus

Steindachner 1908: 64
1908
Loc

Ageneiosus atronasus

Eigenmann & Eigenmann 1888: 149
1888
Loc

Auchenipterus fordicei

Eigenmann & Eigenmann 1888: 151
1888
Loc

Ageneiosus brevis

Steindachner 1881: 16
1881
Loc

Ageneiosus caucanus

Steindachner 1880: 61
1880
Loc

Euanemus brachyurus

Cope 1878: 676
1878
Loc

Ageneiosus pardalis Lütken, 1874b: 190

Lutken 1874: 190
1874
Loc

Centromochlus

Steindachneri Gill 1870: 95
1870
Loc

Ageniosus porphyreus

Cope 1867: 404
1867
Loc

Ageniosus axillaris Günther, 1864: 431

Gunther 1864: 431
1864
Loc

Ageneiosus sebae Günther, 1864: 192

Gunther 1864: 192
1864
Loc

Auchenipterus longimanus Günther, 1864: 195

Gunther 1864: 195
1864
Loc

Auchenipterus thoracicus Günther, 1864: 194

Gunther 1864: 194
1864
Loc

Ageneiosus dentatus

Kner 1857: 441
1857
Loc

Auchenipterus thoracatus

Kner 1857: 425
1857
Loc

Auchenipterus thoracatus

Kner 1857
1857
Loc

Ageneiosus ucayalensis

Castelnau 1855: 49
1855
Loc

Auchenipterus

Heckelii De Filippi 1853: 167
1853
Loc

Ageneiosus armatus La Cepède, 1803: 132

La Cepede 1803: 132
1803
Loc

Silurus inermis

Linnaeus 1766: 503
1766
Loc

Silurus militaris Linné

Linnaeus 1758
1758