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Taxonavigation: Rhinopristiformes 

Superregnum: Eukaryota
Regnum: Animalia
Subregnum: Eumetazoa
Cladus: Bilateria
Cladus: Nephrozoa
Superphylum: Deuterostomia
Phylum: Chordata
Cladus: Craniata
Subphylum: Vertebrata
Infraphylum: Gnathostomata
Classis: Chondrichthyes
Subclassis: Elasmobranchii
Infraclassis: Euselachii
Division/Cohort: Neoselachii
Subdivision/Subcohort: Batoidea
Superordo: Batomorphii
Ordo: Rhinopristiformes

Familia: Rhinobatidae
Subfamilia: Rhinobatinae
Genus: Acroteriobatus

Species: A. annulatus – A. blochii – A. leucospilus – A. ocellatus – A. omanensis – A. salalah – A. variegatus – A. zanzibarensis


Acroteriobatus Giltay, 1928

Etymology: etymology not explained; perhaps acro- (= top or peak); –terion (= place or tool), allusions not evident; batis, Greek for a flat fish, usually applied to a skate or ray. (From: The ETYFish project).