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altipinnis, Varicorhinus Banister [K. E.] & Poll [M.] 1973:82, Figs. 1-4 [Revue de Zoologie et de Botanique Africaines v. 87 (no. 1); ref. 7553] Kilwezi, right tributary of Lufira River, Upemba National Park, Democratic Republic of Congo (±09°06'S, 26°46'E), elevation 800 meters. Holotype: MRAC 179729. Paratypes: BMNH 1972.10.2.1 (1); IRSNB 643 (1); MRAC 179730-31 (1, 1) 179732-33 (2), 179734-35 (1, 1); NMBA 3983 (1), 3985 (1), 3988-89 (2). Type catalog: Walschaerts 1987:13 [ref. 20755], Kottelat & Sutter 1988:53 [ref. 13796], Derijst 1991:72 [ref. 21528]. •Valid as Varicorhinus altipinnis Banister & Poll 1973 -- (Lévêque & Daget 1984:336 [ref. 6186], Getahun et al. 2004:159 [ref. 27830]). •Valid as Labeobarbus altipinnis (Banister & Poll 1973) -- (Vreven et al. 2016:55 [ref. 34168]). Current status: Valid as Labeobarbus altipinnis (Banister & Poll 1973). Cyprinidae: Torinae. Distribution: Central Africa. Habitat: freshwater.