AUSTROGLANIDIDAE Mo, 1991

Published, First, 2007, Checklist of catfishes, recent and fossil (Osteichthyes: Siluriformes), and catalogue of siluriform primary types, Zootaxa 1418, pp. 1-628: 81

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AUSTROGLANIDIDAE Mo, 1991
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AUSTROGLANIDIDAE Mo, 1991  

Austroglanididae Mo, 1991: 160   . Type genus: Austroglanis Skelton, Risch & de Vos, 1984   .

1 genus, 3 species; no named fossil taxa.

AUSTROGLANIS Skelton, Risch & de Vos, 1984  

Austroglanis Skelton, Risch & de Vos, 1984: 361   . Type species: Gephyroglanis sclateri Boulenger, 1901   . Type by original designation. Gender: Masculine.

Austroglanis barnardi (Skelton, 1981)  

Gephyroglanis barnardi Skelton, 1981: 220   , figs. 2, 4–6, 8–21. Type locality: Noordhoeks River at roadbridge, tributary of Olifants River, Cape Province, S. Africa, 32º43'15"S, 19º03'59"E. Holotype: AMG P7647 View Materials (a).

Distribution: Streams in Clanwilliam-Olifants River system, South Africa (Skelton, 1993).

Austroglanis gilli (Barnard, 1943)  

Gephyroglanis gilli Barnard, 1943: 227   , fig. 23 c–g. Type locality: Olifants River system, Clanwilliam Division: in an irrigation furrow on the Jan Diesels River in Bosch Kloof , Clanwilliam ; Boontjes River, Citrusdal ; upper reaches of Olifants River at the farm “Keerom” and in a side tributary of the farm “Noordhoek.” Lectotype: SAM 29231 View Materials [now at AMG], designated by Skelton (1981: 267).

Distribution: Streams in Clanwilliam-Olifants River system (Skelton, 1993).

Austroglanis sclateri (Boulenger, 1901)  

Gephyroglanis sclateri Boulenger, 1901   g: 228, pl. 13. Type locality: Vaal River , South Africa. Syntypes: BMNH 1901.2. 11.23 (1), SAM 4708 View Materials   [now at AMG] (1).

Distribution: Orange-Vaal River basin, in major tributaries and main river channel (Skelton, 1993).