Taxon profile


Dwarf Whip Ray
Brevitrygon walga (Müller & Henle, 1841)

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

Scientific synonyms

Trygon walga Müller & Henle, 1841
Himantura walga (Müller & Henle, 1841)
Dasyatis walga (Müller & Henle, 1841)

Other names

= Dwarf Whipray

Near Threatened NT

Links and literature

CH DE EN FR IT NL PR SP FishBase [15484]

Froese R., Pauly D. (eds.): FishBase []
EN IUCN Red List of Threatened Species 2018-1 [104176764]

IUCN Red List of Threatened Species [] [as Brevitrygon walga (Müller & Henle, 1841)]
Data retrieved on: 3 August 2018
CZ Hanel L., Novák J. (2002): České názvy živočichů V. Ryby a rybovití obratlovci (Pisces), 3. Paprskoploutví (Actinopterygii), kostnatí (Neopterygii) – máloústí (Gonorynchiformes), máloostní (Cypriniformes), Národní muzeum, (zoologické odd.), Praha, 120 pp. [as "Himatura walga" = Himantura walga (Müller & Henle, 1841)]
Data retrieved on: 6 June 2013

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