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Family Caturidae Owen 1860 (bowfin)

Actinopterygii - Amiiformes

PaleoDB taxon number: 121373

Parent taxon: Amiiformes according to J. CartanyŠ 1999

Sister taxa: Amiidae, Amioidea, Amioidei, Aphanepygus, Caturoidea, Eusemius, Ionoscopus, Leedsichthys, Macrepistius, Oligopleura, Otomitla, Palaeolabridae, Sinoeugnathus, Stromerichthys

Subtaxa: Caturus

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Ecology: nektobenthic carnivore-piscivore