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microlepis, Astyanax Eigenmann [C. H.] 1913:24 [Indiana University Studies No. 18; ref. 1229] Piedra Moler, Colombia. Holotype: FMNH 56209 [ex CM 5001]. Paratypes: (numerous, CM and IU) CAS 39341-45 [ex IU 12769-73] (2, 33, 12, 10, 40); FMNH 56210-14 (2, 36, 10, 9, 44), 69559-61 (77, 101, 100), 71291 (137), 95006 (87); USNM 79167 (4). Type catalog: Henn 1928:61 [ref. 12305], Ibarra & Stewart 1987:13 [ref. 12367], Vari & Howe 1991:7 [ref. 19022]. •Valid as Astyanax microlepis Eigenmann 1913 -- (Buckup in Reis et al. 2003:111 [ref. 27061], Torres-Mejia et al. 2012:505 [ref. 32312], DoNascimiento et al. 2017:61 [ref. 35633]). Current status: Valid as Astyanax microlepis Eigenmann 1913. Characidae: Stethaprioninae. Distribution: Upper Cauca River basin, Colombia. Habitat: freshwater.