Taxon profile


Potamotrygon Garman, 1877

kingdom Animalia - animals »  phylum Chordata - chordates »  class Chondrichthyes - cartilaginous fishes »  order Batoidei - rays and skates »  family Potamotrygonidae - river stingrays

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Included taxa

Number of records: 20

species Potamotrygon boesemani Rosa, de Carvalho & de Almeida Wanderley, 2008
species Potamotrygon brachyura (Günther, 1880)
species Potamotrygon constellata (Vaillant, 1880) - Thorny River Stingray
species Potamotrygon falkneri Castex, 1963 - Largespot River Stingray

Potamotrygon falkneri - Largespot River Stingray

species Potamotrygon henlei (Castelnau, 1855)
species Potamotrygon hystrix (Müller & Henle, 1841)
species Potamotrygon leopoldi Castex & Castello, 1970 - Polkadot Stingray

Potamotrygon leopoldi - Polkadot Stingray

species Potamotrygon limai Fontenelle, Da Silva & de Carvalho, 2014
species Potamotrygon magdalenae (Duméril ex Valenciennes, 1865) - Magdalena River Stingray

Potamotrygon magdalenae - Magdalena River Stingray

species Potamotrygon marinae Deynat, 2006
species Potamotrygon motoro (Müller & Henle, 1841) - Fresh Water Ray

Potamotrygon motoro - Fresh Water Ray

species Potamotrygon ocellata (Engelhardt, 1912)
species Potamotrygon orbignyi (Castelnau, 1855) - Anglespot River Stingray

Potamotrygon orbignyi - Anglespot River Stingray

species Potamotrygon schroederi Fernández-Yépez, 1958 - Rosette River Stingray
species Potamotrygon schuhmacheri Castex, 1964
species Potamotrygon scobina Garman, 1913 - Raspy River Stingray
species Potamotrygon signata Garman, 1913
species Potamotrygon yepezi Castex & Castello, 1970 - Maracaibo River Stingray

Potamotrygon yepezi - Maracaibo River Stingray

Links and literature

CZ AQUATAB. World Wide Web electronic publication [genus/5086]

Plíštil J. (Ed.) (2009): AQUATAB. World Wide Web electronic publication [] [as Potamotrygon Garman, 1877]
Data retrieved on: 17 January 2010

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