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  • English
    • bowfin and relatives
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    • Amiiformes
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    • Aleta de arco

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Creative Commons Flickr Photos Tagged "Amiiformes."

Recent observations

Photos / Sounds

What

Bowfin Amia calva

Observer

anewman

Date

August 27, 2015

Description

Caught out of Gulf Swampweed along pool.

Photos / Sounds

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What

Bowfin Amia calva

Observer

fishesoftexas

Date

August 3, 2015 05:49 PM CDT

Description

Specimen deposited at Texas Natural History Collections (https://integrativebio.utexas.edu/biodiversity-collections/collections/ichthyology-fish)

Photos / Sounds

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What

Bowfin Amia calva

Observer

fishesoftexas

Date

July 14, 2015 10:21 AM CDT

Description

Specimen deposited at Texas Natural History Collections (https://integrativebio.utexas.edu/biodiversity-collections/collections/ichthyology-fish)

Photos / Sounds

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What

Bowfin Amia calva

Observer

cassieeveland

Date

June 26, 2015 04:04 PM EDT

Description

Male Bowfin with many children on Riverside trail.

Photos / Sounds

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What

Bowfin Amia calva

Observer

hydaticus

Date

May 9, 2015

Photos / Sounds

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What

Bowfin Amia calva

Observer

johnwilliams

Date

November 19, 2014

Photos / Sounds

What

Bowfin Amia calva

Observer

matthewherron

Date

February 8, 2015 01:46 PM CST

Photos / Sounds

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What

Bowfin Amia calva

Observer

matthewherron

Date

February 8, 2015 01:26 PM CST

Photos / Sounds

What

Bowfin Amia calva

Observer

amariepr

Date

October 15, 2014

Description

"THE" Bowfin. This big guy has been hooking on to our students fishing lines and breaking them off. Finally we got to pull this "monster" out the water and released back after being amazed at its size and appearance.

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What

Bowfin Amia calva

Observer

slacks1986

Date

October 20, 2014 04:34 PM EDT

Description

Caught in the Staunton River...

Photos / Sounds

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What

Bowfin Amia calva

Observer

fishesoftexas

Date

October 11, 2014 11:39 AM CDT

Photos / Sounds

What

Bowfin Amia calva

Observer

fishesoftexas

Date

October 10, 2014 05:41 PM CDT
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Description from Wikipedia

The Amiiformes order of fish has only one extant species, the bowfin (Amia calva).

No range data available.