Family Auchelipteridae Bleeker, 1862 – driftwood catfishes

Family Auchelipteridae Bleeker, 1862 – driftwood catfishes

The Family Auchenipteridae includes 2 subfamilies and 23 genera [Centromochlinae (Centromochlus, Gelanoglanis, Gephyromochlus, Glanidium and Tatia)] and [Auchelipterinae (Ageneiosus, Asterophysus, Auchenipterichthys, Auchenipterus, Entomocorus, Epapterus, Liosomadoras, Pseudauchenipterus, Pseudepapterus, Pseudotatia, Spinipterus, Tetranematichthys, Tocantinsia, Trachelyichthys, Trachelyopterichthys, Trachelyopterus, Trachycorystes and Tympanopleura)]

There are 2 subfamilies, 23 genera and 125 species currently recognized: Centromochlinae (Centromochlus (18), Gelanoglanis (5), Gephyromochlus (1), Glanidium (6) and Tatia (18)) and Auchelipterinae (Ageneiosus (13), Asterophysus (1), Auchenipterichthys (4), Auchenipterus (11), Entomocorus (4), Epapterus (2), Liosomadoras (2), Pseudauchenipterus (4), Pseudepapterus (3), Pseudotatia (1), Spinipterus (1), Tetranematichthys (3), Tocantinsia (1), Trachelyichthys (2), Trachelyopterichthys (2), Trachelyopterus (15), Trachycorystes (2) and Tympanopleura (6))

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