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Breder, C. M. 1938. A contribution to the life histories of Atlantic ocean flyingfishes. Bull Bingham oceanogr. Coll., 6 (5) :1-126, 48 fig.

Bruun, A. F. 1933. On the value of the number of vertebrae in the classification of the Exocoetidae. Vidensk. Meddr. dansk. naturh. Foren., 94: 375-384.

Bruun, A. F. 1935a. Flying-fishes (Exocoetidae) of the Atlantic. Systematic and biological studies. Dana Rep., 6 :1-108, 30 fig., 7 pl.

Day, F. 1880-1884. The Fishes of Great Britain and Ireland. London-Edinburgh, 2 vol., cxii+336 pp., 5 +7 fig., 92 pl. and 388 pp., 87 pl. 1880: 1(1): pp. 1-64, pl. I-XXVII; 1881: 1(2) (3): pp. 65-240, pl. XXVIII-LXVIII; 1882: 1(4): pp. 241-336, pl. LXIX-XCII; 2 (5): pp. 1-96, pl. XCIII-CXVI; 1883: 2 (6): pp. 97-176, pl. CXVII-CXXXII; 2 (7): pp. 177-272, pl. CXXXIII-CXLVIII; 1884: 2 (8): pp. 273-368, pl. CXLIX-CLXXIX.

Dieuzeide, R.; Novella, M. (collab. J. Roland), 1953-1955. Catalogue des Poissons des Côtes algériennes. Bull. Stn Aquic. Pêch. Castiglione, I (n.s.), (4), 1952 [1953]: pp. 1-135, 73 fig. n. num.; II (n.s.), (5), 1953 [1954]: pp. 1-258, 135 fig. n. num.; III (n.s.), (6), 1954 [1955]: pp. 1-384, 202 fig. n. num.

Dollfus, R. Ph. 1955. Première contribution à l'établissement d'un fichier ichthyologique du Maroc atlantique de Tanger à l'embouchure de l'Oued Dra. Trav. Inst. scient. chérif., Zool, (6): 227 pp., 1 map.

Fowler, H. W. 1936. The Marine Fishes of West Africa, based on the collection of the American Museum Congo Expedition 1909-1915. Bull. am. Mus. nat. Hist., 70 (1), Jan. 21, 1936: pp. vii+1-606, fig. 1-275; (2), Nov. 18, 1936: pp. 607-1493, fig. 276-567.

Frost, G. A. 1926b. A comparative study of the otoliths of the Neopterygian Fishes (continued). Orders Haplomi, Heteromi, Iniomi; Lyomeri, Hypostomides, Salmopercae, Synentognathi, Microcyprini, Solenichthyes. Ann. Mag. nat. Hist., (9)18 (107): 465-482, pl. XX-XXI.

Kovalevskaya, N. V. 1964. Study of development of the 'two-winged' flying fishes of the genus Exocoetus (Exocoetidae, Pisces). Trudy Inst. Okeanol,, 73: 204-223, 7 fig.

Lilljeborg, W. 1884-1891. Sveriges och Norges Fauna. Fiskar, Upsala, 3 vol. 1, 1884: i-xxii + 782 p.; 2, 1891: 830 p.; 3, 1891: 788 p.

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Linnaeus, C. 1766. Systema Naturae. Editio duodecima, reformata. Nantes & Pisces: pp. 394-532.

Lönnberg, E. 1896. Linnean Type-specimens of Birds, Reptiles, Batrachians, and Fishes in the Zoological Museum of the R. University in Upsala revised by . . . Bih. K. svenska VetenskAkad Handl, 22, Afv. IV, (I) :1-45.

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Parin, N. V. 1960. The flying fishes (Exocoetidae) of the northwest Pacific. Trudy Inst. Okeanol, 31: pp. 205-285, 25 fig.

Parin, N. V. 1961b. Principles of classification of flying fishes (Oxyporhamphidae and Exocoetidae). Trudy Inst. Okeanol., 43: pp. 92-183, 45 fig.

Parin, N. V.; Gorbunova, N. N. 1964. On the reproduction and development of some Indian Ocean Synentognathous fishes (Beloniformes, Pisces) (based on materials of the R. S. 'Vityaz' expeditions). Trudy Inst. OkeanoL, 73: 224234, 4 fig.

Sanz Echeverria, J. 1926. Datos sobre el otolito, sagitta de los peces de España. Boln R. Soc. esp. Hist. nat., 26 (1): pp. 145-160, 71 fig.

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Spartà, A. 1955. Uova e larva di Exocoetus evolans L. ottenute da fecondazione artificiale. Boll. Pesca Piscic. Idrobiol., 31: 28-31.

Tomiyama, I.; Abe, T. 1953-1958. Figures and descriptions of the fishes of Japan (a continuation of Dr. Shigeho Tanaka's work). Tokyo, xlix-lix: pp. 962-1247, pl. CXCICCXXXVIII.

Tortonese, E. 1937. Sugli Exocetidi viventi nel Mediterraneo. Boll. Zool., 8 (5-6): pp. 229-241, 1 fig.

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Flying fish (Exocoetus volitans)