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Caturus Agassiz 1843 (bowfin)

Osteichthyes - Amiiformes - Caturidae

PaleoDB taxon number: 35196

Invalid subtaxa: Conodus Agassiz 1843 (no. 99528), Ditaxiodus Owen 1866 (no. 99532), Endactis Egerton 1858 (no. 99530), Strobilodus Wagner 1851 (no. 99529), Thlattodus Owen 1866 (no. 99531), Uraeus Agassiz 1843 [replaced name] (no. 99527)

Full reference: L. Agassiz. 1843. Recherches Sur Les Poissons Fossiles. Tome I (livr. 18). Imprimerie de Petitpierre, Neuchatel xxxii-188

Parent taxon: Caturidae according to J. CartanyŠ 1999

Sister taxa: none

Subtaxa: Caturus agassizi, Caturus chaperi, Caturus chirotes, Caturus dartoni, Caturus ferox, Caturus furcatus, Caturus heterurus, Caturus insignis, Caturus latipennis, Caturus porteri, Caturus retrodorsalis, Caturus stenospondylus, Caturus stenoura

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Ecology: nektobenthic carnivore-piscivore