Caturus retrodorsalis Sauvage 1891 (bowfin)

Actinopteri - Amiiformes - Caturidae

Full reference: H. E. Sauvage. 1891. Recherches sur les poissons du Lias supérieur de l'Yonne zône a ciment de Vassy. Bulletin de la Société d'Histoire Naturelle d'Autun 4:59-81

Belongs to Caturus according to H. E. Sauvage 1891

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