Triplophysa laterimaculata , Jinlu Li, Naifa Liu & Junxing Yang, 2007

Jinlu Li, Naifa Liu & Junxing Yang, 2007, A brief review of Triplophysa (Cypriniformes: Balitoridae) species from the Tarim Basin in Xinjiang, China, with description of a new species., Zootaxa 1605, pp. 47-58: 56

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Triplophysa laterimaculata

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[[ Triplophysa laterimaculata  , nov. sp.]]

Besides the differences shown in Table 2 and the key to Triplophysa  species in the Tarim Basin, T. laterimaculata  can be further distinguished from T. zamegacephala  by a different pectoral fin shape (tip formed by 2nd and 3rd branched ray or 2nd branched ray vs. 3rd and 4th branched ray).