Caturus stenoura Sauvage 1875 (bowfin)

Actinopteri - Amiiformes - Caturidae

Full reference: H. E. Sauvage. 1875. Essai sur la fauna ichthyologique de la périod Liasique suivi d'une notice sur les poissons du Lias de Vassy, deuxième mémoire. Bibliothèque de l'École des Hautes Études, Section des Sciences Naturelles 14(1):1-24

Belongs to Caturus according to H. E. Sauvage 1891

See also Sauvage 1875 and Sauvage 1883

Sister taxa: Caturus agassizi, Caturus chaperi, Caturus chirotes, Caturus dartoni, Caturus ferox, Caturus furcatus, Caturus heterurus, Caturus insignis, Caturus latipennis, Caturus porteri, Caturus retrodorsalis, Caturus stenospondylus

Type specimen: Its type locality is Sainte-Colombe (Musée de Semur-en-Auxois coll), which is in a Falciferum marine marl in France

Ecology: nektobenthic carnivore-piscivore

Distribution: found only at Sainte-Colombe (Musée de Semur-en-Auxois coll)

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