Cyclurus macrocephalus Reuss 1844 (bowfin)

Actinopteri - Amiiformes - Amiidae

Belongs to Cyclurus according to L. Grande and W. E. Bemis 1998

Sister taxa: Amia chinzhalensis, Amia russelli, Cyclurus efremovi, Cyclurus fragosus, Cyclurus gurleyi, Cyclurus ignotus, Cyclurus kehreri, Cyclurus oligocenicus, Cyclurus valenciennesi, Stylomyleodon lacus

Type specimen: NMV 1864/XL/965-1864/XL/967, a skeleton

Ecology: nektobenthic carnivore-piscivore

Distribution: there are no occurrences of Cyclurus macrocephalus in the database

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