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Smith, J. A.  1865 [ref. 4060]
Notice of a new genus of ganoid fish allied to the genus Polypterus (Geoff.-St-Hillaire), recently received from Old Calabar. Proceedings of the Royal Physical Society of Edinburgh. v. 3 (for 22 Mar. 1865): 273-278. [Here dated according to separate which was distributed in 1865; journal volume published in 1868, with a footnote refering to the replacement name Calamoichthys Smith 1866 (see Rizzato & Bockmann 2017:70 [ref. 35251]).]