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Urotrygon Gill, 1863

kingdom Animalia - animals »  phylum Chordata - chordates »  class Chondrichthyes - cartilaginous fishes »  order Batoidei - rays and skates »  family Urotrygonidae - American round stingrays

Included taxa

Number of records: 13

species Urotrygon aspidura Jordan & Gilbert, 1882
species Urotrygon caudispinosus Hildebrand, 1946
species Urotrygon chilensis (Günther, 1872)
species Urotrygon cimar López S. & Bussing, 1998
species Urotrygon microphthalmum Delsman, 1941
species Urotrygon munda Gill, 1863 - Munda Round Ray
species Urotrygon nana Miyake & McEachran, 1988 - Dwarf Round Ray
species Urotrygon peruanus Hildebrand, 1946 - Peruvian Stingray
species Urotrygon reticulata Miyake & McEachran, 1988 - Reticulate Round Ray
species Urotrygon rogersi (Jordan & Starks in Jordan, 1895) - Lined Round Stingray
species Urotrygon serrula Hildebrand, 1946
species Urotrygon simulatrix Miyake & McEachran, 1988 - Fake Round Ray
species Urotrygon venezuelae Schultz, 1949 - Venezuela Round Stingray

Links and literature

CZ AQUATAB. World Wide Web electronic publication [genus/4723]

Plíštil J. (Ed.) (2009): AQUATAB. World Wide Web electronic publication [] [as Urotrygon Gill, 1863]
Data retrieved on: 17 January 2010

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