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Ayres, W. O.  1850 (Jan.-Oct.) [ref. 15932] See ref. at BHL
Description of a new species of Polypterus, from west Africa. Boston Journal of Natural History v. 6 (no. 2) (art. 2): 241-246, Pl. 6. [Based on signature dates, pp. 241-244 published in Jan. 1850, pp. 245-246 and presumably the plate in Oct. 1850.]