bowfin

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Synonyms for bowfin

primitive long-bodied carnivorous freshwater fish with a very long dorsal fin

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En los peces primitivos como los esturiones (acipenseriformes), bichires (polipteriformes), amiia (amiiformes) y pejelagartos (lepisosteiformes) los estudios de genetica han sido pocos en comparacion con los realizados en otros grupos taxonomicos como es el caso de los salmonidos (Birstein et al.
Order Amiiformes Family Amiidae--Bowfins 1 species Amia calva Linnaeus, 1766.
platostomus Rafinesque, W, S shortnose gar Order Amiiformes (bowfin) Family Amiidae (bowfin) Amia calva Linnaeus, bowfin N, S Order Osteoglossiformes (mooneye) Family Hiodontidae (mooneye) Hiodon alosoides (Rafinesque), S goldeye H.