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oligolepis, Albula Hidaka [K.], Iwatsuki [Y.] & Randall [J. E.] 2008:59, Fig. 3 [Ichthyological Research v. 55 (no. 1); ref. 29526] Durban, KwaZulu-Natal, South Africa, southwestern Indian Ocean. Holotype: SAIAB 54385. Paratypes: BMNH 1863.12.15.12 (1), 1927.4.14.1 (1), 1962.3.26.9 (1); BPBM 20270 (1), 27994 (1); NSMT-P 60194 (1); SAIAB 16545 (1), 17632 (2), 17633 (2), 18221 (1); USNM 176897 (2). Plus additional non-type material. •Valid as Albula oligolepis Hidaka, Iwatsuki & Randall 2008 -- (Fricke et al. 2009:13 [ref. 30213], Iwatsuki 2009:16 [ref. 30433], Kwun & Kim 2011:57 [ref. 31334], Pfeiler et al. 2011:3 [ref. 31589], Kottelat 2013:36 [ref. 32989], Zajonz et al. 2019:61 [ref. 36871], Psomadakis et al. 2020:270 [ref. 37272]). Current status: Valid as Albula oligolepis Hidaka, Iwatsuki & Randall 2008. Albulidae: Albulinae. Distribution: Indo-West Pacific: South Africa, East Africa, Socotra and RĂ©union (western Mascarenes) east to western Thailand and southeastern Australia. Habitat: brackish, marine.