Protamia Leidy 1873 (bowfin)

Actinopteri - Amiiformes - Amiidae

Alternative spelling: Amia (Protamia)

Parent taxon: Amiidae according to R. Estes 1964

See also Estes 1976 and Russell 1967

Sister taxa: Amiinae, Amiopsinae, Guizhouamia, Lehmanamia, Liodesmus, Megalurus, Nipponamia, Paleamia, Solnhofenamiinae, Vidalamiinae

Subtaxa: none

Ecology: nektobenthic carnivore-piscivore

Distribution:

• Cretaceous of Canada (1: Alberta collection), United States (5: Wyoming)

Total: 6 collections each including a single occurrence

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