7 Species in Family Lepisosteidae
Nominal species list for Lepisosteidae
Scientific Name Author English Name
Atractosteus spatula (Lacep├Ęde, 1803) Alligator gar
Atractosteus tristoechus (Bloch & Schneider, 1801) Cuban gar
Atractosteus tropicus Gill, 1863 Tropical gar
Lepisosteus oculatus Winchell, 1864 Spotted gar
Lepisosteus osseus (Linnaeus, 1758) Longnose gar
Lepisosteus platostomus Rafinesque, 1820 Shortnose gar
Lepisosteus platyrhincus DeKay, 1842 Florida gar
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