Liodesmus Wagner 1859 (bowfin)

Actinopteri - Amiiformes - Amiidae

Parent taxon: Amiidae according to A. S. Woodward 1895

See also Sepkoski 2002

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

Subtaxa: none

Ecology: nektobenthic carnivore-piscivore

Distribution: there are no occurrences of Liodesmus in the database

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