WoRMS taxon details

Dasyatidae Jordan & Gilbert, 1879

105708  (urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:105708)

accepted
Family
Genus Brevitrygon Last, Naylor & Manjaji-Matsumoto, 2016
Genus Dasyatis Rafinesque, 1810
Genus Fluvitrygon Last, Naylor & Manjaji-Matsumoto, 2016
Genus Fontitrygon Last, Naylor & Manjaji-Matsumoto, 2016
Genus Hemitrygon Müller & Henle, 1838
Genus Himantura Müller & Henle, 1837
Genus Hypanus Rafinesque, 1818
Genus Maculabatis Last, Naylor & Manjaji-Matsumoto, 2016
Genus Makararaja Roberts, 2007
Genus Megatrygon Last, Naylor & Manjaji-Matsumoto, 2016
Genus Neotrygon Castelnau, 1873
Genus Pastinachus Rüppell, 1829
Genus Pateobatis Last, Naylor & Manjaji-Matsumoto, 2016
Genus Pteroplatytrygon Fowler, 1910
Genus Taeniura Müller & Henle, 1837
Genus Telatrygon Last, Naylor & Manjaji-Matsumoto, 2016
Genus Trigon Rüppell, 1829
Genus Urogymnus Müller & Henle, 1837

Genus Amphotistius Garman, 1913 accepted as Dasyatis Rafinesque, 1810
Genus Anacanthus Cuvier, 1829 (ex Ehrenberg) accepted as Dasyatis Rafinesque, 1810 (synonym)
Genus Anacanthus Ehrenberg in Van der Hoeven, 1833 accepted as Urogymnus Müller & Henle, 1837 (synonym)
Genus Bathytoshia Whitley, 1933 accepted as Dasyatis Rafinesque, 1810
Genus Dasybatis Blainville, 1825 accepted as Raja Linnaeus, 1758
Genus Dasybatus Garman (ex Klein), 1885 accepted as Dasyatis Rafinesque, 1810
Genus Dasybatus Klein, 1775 accepted as Dasyatis Rafinesque, 1810 (synonym)
Genus Hypolophus Müller & Henle, 1837 accepted as Pastinachus Rüppell, 1829 (synonym)
Genus Rachinotus accepted as Rhachinotus Cantor, 1849 accepted as Urogymnus Müller & Henle, 1837 (misspelling)
Genus Rhachinotus Cantor, 1849 accepted as Urogymnus Müller & Henle, 1837 (synonym)
Genus Taeniurops Garman, 1913 accepted as Taeniura Müller & Henle, 1837 (synonym)
Genus Trygon Cuvier (ex Adanson), 1816 accepted as Dasyatis Rafinesque, 1810
Genus Trygon Geoffroy Saint-Hilaire, 1817 accepted as Taeniura Müller & Henle, 1837 (synonym)
Genus Urogymnosus accepted as Urogymnus Müller & Henle, 1837 (misspelling)
Genus Urolophoides Lindberg, 1930 accepted as Dasyatis Rafinesque, 1810
marine
Not documented
Description Chiefly marine; also in brackish and freshwater. Atlantic, Indian and Pacific Oceans. Side of head continuous with the...  
Description Chiefly marine; also in brackish and freshwater. Atlantic, Indian and Pacific Oceans. Side of head continuous with the anterior margin of pectoral fin. Dorsal fin totally absent or indistinct, when present. Disc about 1.2 times as broad as long. No caudal fin. Tail long and whip-like. Most species with at least 1 long venomous spine on tail, which can cause excruciating pain to humans. Largest species to about 4 m length or width. Live-bearing (ovoviviparous).  [details]
Froese, R. and D. Pauly. Editors. (2018). FishBase. Dasyatidae Jordan & Gilbert, 1879. Accessed through: World Register of Marine Species at: http://www.marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=105708 on 2018-10-19
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taxonomy source Van Der Laan, R.; Eschmeyer, W. N.; Fricke, R. (2014). Family-group names of Recent fishes. <em>Zootaxa.</em> 3882(1): 1-230., available online at https://doi.org/10.11646/zootaxa.3882.1.1 [details]  Available for editors  PDF available [request] 

basis of record van der Land, J.; Costello, M.J.; Zavodnik, D.; Santos, R.S.; Porteiro, F.M.; Bailly, N.; Eschmeyer, W.N.; Froese, R. (2001). Pisces, <B><I>in</I></B>: Costello, M.J. <i>et al.</i> (Ed.) (2001). <i>European register of marine species: a check-list of the marine species in Europe and a bibliography of guides to their identification. Collection Patrimoines Naturels,</i> 50: pp. 357-374 (look up in IMIS[details]   

additional source Eschmeyer, W. N.; Fricke, R.; van der Laan, R. (eds). (2017). Catalog of Fishes: Genera, Species, References. Electronic version., available online at http://researcharchive.calacademy.org/research/Ichthyology/catalog/fishcatmain.asp [details]   
 
 Present  Inaccurate  Introduced: alien  Containing type locality 
From other sources
Description Chiefly marine; also in brackish and freshwater. Atlantic, Indian and Pacific Oceans. Side of head continuous with the anterior margin of pectoral fin. Dorsal fin totally absent or indistinct, when present. Disc about 1.2 times as broad as long. No caudal fin. Tail long and whip-like. Most species with at least 1 long venomous spine on tail, which can cause excruciating pain to humans. Largest species to about 4 m length or width. Live-bearing (ovoviviparous).  [details]
 



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English sting rays  [details]
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