Holostei

Holostei
Temporal range: Jurassic - Recent
Lepisosteus oculatus.jpg
Spotted gar, Lepisosteus oculatus
Amia calva1.jpg
Bowfin, Amia calva
Scientific classification
Kingdom:Animalia
Phylum:Chordata
Class:Actinopterygii
Subclass:Neopterygii
Infraclass:Holostei
Orders

Amiiformes
Lepisosteiformes

Holostei are bony fish that show primitive characteristics. There are eight species divided among two orders, the Amiiformes represented by a single living species, the bowfin (Amia calva), and the Lepisosteiformes, the gars. There are more species to be found in the fossil record.

Other Languages
azərbaycanca: Sümüklü qanoidlər
беларуская: Касцявыя ганоіды
català: Holostis
čeština: Mnohokostnatí
English: Holostei
español: Holostei
euskara: Holosteo
français: Holostei
galego: Holósteos
한국어: 전골어류
italiano: Holostei
македонски: Холостеи
Nederlands: Beenganoïden
português: Holostei
română: Holosteeni
slovenščina: Holostei
српски / srpski: Холостеи
українська: Кісткові ганоїди
中文: 全骨下纲