Taxon profile


Daisy Stingray
Fontitrygon margarita (Günther, 1870)

kingdom Animalia - animals »  phylum Chordata - chordates »  class Chondrichthyes - cartilaginous fishes »  order Batoidei - rays and skates »  family Dasyatidae - Whiptail stingrays »  genus Fontitrygon

Scientific synonyms

Trygon margarita Günther, 1870
Dasybatus margarita (Günther, 1870)
Dasyatis margarita (Günther, 1870)

Other names

= Guinean Stingray

Endangered EN

Links and literature

CH DE EN FR IT NL PR SP FishBase [4954]

Froese R., Pauly D. (eds.): FishBase []
EN IUCN Red List of Threatened Species 2018-1 [161495]

IUCN Red List of Threatened Species [] [as Fontitrygon margarita (Günther, 1870)]
Data retrieved on: 3 August 2018
CZ Hanel L., Novák J. (2001): České názvy živočichů V. Ryby a rybovití obratlovci (Pisces), 1. Sliznatky (Myxini), mihule (Cephalaspidomorphi), paryby (Chondrichthyes), Národní muzeum, (zoologické odd.), Praha, 53 pp. [as Dasyatis margarita (Günther, 1870)]
Data retrieved on: 2 June 2013

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