Taxon profile


American round stingrays
Urotrygonidae McEachran, Dunn & Miyake, 1996

kingdom Animalia - animals »  phylum Chordata - chordates »  class Chondrichthyes - cartilaginous fishes »  order Batoidei - rays and skates »  suborder Myliobatiformes - stingrays

Included taxa

Number of records: 2

genus Urobatis Garman, 1913
genus Urotrygon Gill, 1863

Links and literature

CZ AQUATAB. World Wide Web electronic publication [family/541]

Plíštil J. (Ed.) (2009): AQUATAB. World Wide Web electronic publication [] [as Urotrygonidae]
Data retrieved on: 17 January 2010
EN Patel S., Singh R. (2016): Updated Checklist and Distribution of Mantidae (Mantodea : Insecta) of the World, International Journal of Research Studies in Zoology (IJRSZ) Volume 2, Issue 4, 17-54
EN Sheiko B.A. (2013): On family-group names of extant fishes and fish-like vertebrates of the world, Explorations of the fauna of the seas. St. Petersburg: Zoological Institute RAS. Vol. 74 (82). P. 1–204. [as Urotrygonidae McEachran, J.R. Dunn et Miyake, 1996]
Data retrieved on: 23 November 2019

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