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biscutatus, Pimelodus Geoffroy St. Hilaire [E.] 1809:[320], Pl. 14 (figs. 1-2) [Poissons du Nil v. 1 (part 1); ref. 4182] Nile River, Egypt. Holotype: MNHN A-8969. Type catalog: Bertin & Estève 1950:30 [ref. 19575], Ferraris 2007:154 [ref. 29155]. The page number is from a different edition. •Valid as Auchenoglanis biscutatus (Geoffroy St. Hilaire 1809) -- (Risch 1986:3 [ref. 6190], Burgess 1989:71 [ref. 12860], Teugels et al. 1991:511 [ref. 19030], Mo 1991:157 [ref. 19952], Risch in Lévêque et al. 1992:421 [ref. 21590], Geerinckx et al. 2003:24 [ref. 27023], Ferraris 2007:154 [ref. 29155], Retzer 2010:40 [ref. 31026], Geerinckx & Vreven 2013:3000 [ref. 36399], Neumann et al. 2016:305 [ref. 35036], Okwiri et al. 2018:123 [ref. 36031]). Current status: Valid as Auchenoglanis biscutatus (Geoffroy St. Hilaire 1809). Claroteidae: Auchenoglanidinae. Distribution: West African rivers from Senegal to Chad basins, and more east in the Nile and Lake Turkana basins, Africa. Habitat: freshwater.