Glover's hardyhead (Craterocephalus gloveri) is a species of fish in the family Atherinidae endemic to Dalhousie Springs in the Lake Eyre basin, Australia. The fish inhabits has a high thermal tolerance and inhabits warm, freshwater spring-fed pools and channels. It is listed as vulnerable on the IUCN Red List. The specific name honours John Glover (1935–1992) who was the Curator of Fishes at the South Australian Museum.
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Crowley & Ivantsoff, 1990
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