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punctifer, Platystoma Castelnau [F. L.] 1855:40, Pl. 19 (fig. 2) [Animaux nouveaux or rares v. 2; ref. 766] Amazon River, Brazil. Holotype (unique): MNHN 0000-1582. Type catalog: Bertin & Estève 1950:59 [ref. 19575], Ferraris 2007:342 [ref. 29155]. •Species inquirenda in genus Pseudoplatystoma -- (Lundberg & Littmann in Reis et al. 2003:442 [ref. 27061], Ferraris 2007:342 [ref. 29155]). •Valid as Pseudoplatystoma punctifer (Castelnau 1855) -- (Buitrago-Suárez 2006:120 [ref. 28917], Barriga S. 2014:114 [ref. 35745], DoNascimiento et al. 2017:94 [ref. 35633]). Current status: Valid as Pseudoplatystoma punctifer (Castelnau 1855). Pimelodidae. Distribution: Amazon River basin: Ecuador, Colombia and Brazil. Habitat: freshwater.