Caturus chaperi Sauvage 1883 (bowfin)

Actinopteri - Amiiformes - Caturidae

Full reference: H. E. Sauvage. 1883. Notice sur la genre Caturus et plus particulièrement sur les espèces du Lias supérieur de l'Yonne. Bulletin de la Société des Sciences Historiques et Naturelles de l'Yonne 37:32-49

Belongs to Caturus according to H. E. Sauvage 1891

See also Sauvage 1883

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

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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