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Family: Amiidae Bowfins



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Photo by The Native Fish Conservancy

North America
Max. Length 109 cm TL
Amia calva Linnaeus, 1766

Photo by The Native Fish Conservancy
 
Amia calva
[Bowfin]
1 Species of Family Amiidae
(Bowfins)
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Year Scientific Name English Name Distribution Max. Length (cm)
1766 Amia calva Bowfin North America 109 TL



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