Myliobatis ridens

From Wikispecies
Jump to navigation Jump to search

Taxonavigation[edit]

Taxonavigation: Dasyatoidea 

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: Myliobatiformes
Subordo: Myliobatoidei
Superfamilia: Dasyatoidea

Familia: Myliobatidae
Genus: Myliobatis
Species: Myliobatis ridens

Name[edit]

  • Myliobatis ridens Ruocco et al., 2012

Holotype: UNMDP. male. 511.

Paratypes (14): UNMDP 507-510, 512-516, 527-528, 530-531; MNHN 2011-0870.

Type locality: Southwestern Atlantic shelf, Bahía Samborombón, San Clemente del Tuyú. [1]

Etymology: Species epithet from the Latin ridens (= laughing or smiling), in reference to the peculiar countenance of this species caused by the corners and width of the mouth that resembles a smile.

Vernacular names[edit]

English: Shortnose eagle ray
español: chucho ñato

References[edit]