LACANTUNIIDAE Rodiles-Hernández, Hendrickson & Lundberg, 2005, Rodiles-Hernandez, Hendrickson & Lundberg, 2005

Published, First, 2007, Checklist of catfishes, recent and fossil (Osteichthyes: Siluriformes), and catalogue of siluriform primary types, Zootaxa 1418, pp. 1-628: 216

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1175­5334

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LACANTUNIIDAE Rodiles-Hernández, Hendrickson & Lundberg, 2005
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LACANTUNIIDAE Rodiles-Hernández, Hendrickson & Lundberg, 2005  

Lacantuniidae Rodiles-Hernández, Hendrickson & Lundberg   , in Rodiles-Hernández et al., 2005: 6. Type genus: Lacantunia Rodiles-Hernández, Hendrickson & Lundberg, 2005   .

1 Genus, 1 species; no fossil species.

LACANTUNIA Rodiles-Hernández, Hendrickson & Lundberg, 2005  

Lacantunia Rodiles-Hernández, Hendrickson & Lundberg   , in Rodiles-Hernández et al., 2005: 6. Type species: Lacantunia enigmatica Rodiles-Hernández, Hendrickson & Lundberg.   Type by original designation. Gender: Feminine.

Remarks: Treated as the type of the family Lacantuniidae   , in Rodiles-Hernandez et al. (2005: 5), or as incertae sedis within the Siluriformes   (2005: 6).

Lacantunia enigmatica Rodiles-Hernández, Hendrickson & Lundberg, 2005  

Lacantunia enigmatica Rodiles-Hernández, Hendrickson & Lundberg   , in Rodiles-Hernández et al., 2005: 10, fig. 1. Type locality: México, Chiapas, Río Usumacinta basin, Río Lacantún   GoogleMaps , Selva Lacandona, Reserva de la Biosfera Montes Azules, 16º08.083'N, 90º55.317'W. Holotype: ECO-SC 3859.

Distribution: Usumacinta River basin, Chiapas, Mexico (Rodiles-Hernández et al., 2005).