Taxon profile


Pastinachus ater (Macleay, 1883)

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

Scientific synonyms

Taeniura atra Macleay, 1883
Pastinachus sephen ater (Macleay, 1883)

Least Concern LC

Links and literature

EN Australian Faunal Directory [b07c57c8-3fec-48db-86ac-461953fde530]

ABRS (2009-2019): Australian Faunal Directory [], Australian Biological Resources Study, Canberra [as Pastinachus ater (Macleay, 1883)]
Data retrieved on: 21 January 2015
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 Taeniura atra Macleay, 1883]
Data retrieved on: 2 June 2013

Contributions to BioLib

Help us to expand this encyclopedia! If you are logged in, you can add new subtaxa, vernacular and scientific names, texts, images or intertaxon relationships for this taxon.