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Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorManta Bancroft, 1829 
AphiaID: 105755

Classification: Biota > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAnimalia (Kingdom) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorChordata (Phylum) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorVertebrata (Subphylum) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorGnathostomata (Superclass) > Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorPisces (Superclass) > Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorElasmobranchii (Class) > Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorNeoselachii (Subclass) > Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorBatoidea (Infraclass) > Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorRajiformes (Order) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMyliobatidae (Family) > Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorMobulinae (Subfamily) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorManta (Genus)
Status accepted
Rank Genus
Parent Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorMobulinae
Synonymised
names
  Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorBrachioptilon
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCeratoptera Müller & Henle, 1837
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorDeratoptera (misspelling)
Sources  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, in: Costello, M.J. et al. (Ed.) (2001). 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, 50: pp. 357-374 (look up in IMIS[details]

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 Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorManta alfredi (Krefft, 1868)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorManta birostris (Walbaum, 1792)

Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorManta americana Bancroft, 1829 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorManta birostris (Walbaum, 1792)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorManta brevirostris Auctorum accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorManta birostris (Walbaum, 1792)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorManta ehrenbergii (Müller & Henle, 1841) accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorManta birostris (Walbaum, 1792)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorManta fowleri Whitley, 1936 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorManta alfredi (Krefft, 1868)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorManta hamiltoni (Hamilton & Newman, 1849) accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorManta birostris (Walbaum, 1792)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorManta mobular (Bonnaterre, 1788) accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMobula mobular (Bonnaterre, 1788)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorManta pakota Whitley, 1936 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorManta alfredi (Krefft, 1868)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorManta raya Baer, 1899 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorManta birostris (Walbaum, 1792)
Environment marine, brackish, fresh
Links Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorTo Catalog of Fishes 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo GenBank  
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo ITIS
Note 
From other sources
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorRemark Placed in family Mobulidae in Fishbase 96 [details]
LSID urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:105755
Taxonomic
Edit history
 
Date   action   by
2004-12-21 15:54:05Z  created  van der Land, Jacob
2006-09-25 06:54:45Z  changed  Martinez, Olga
2013-01-04 15:09:25Z  changed  Bailly, Nicolas
2014-11-21 13:09:37Z  changed  Bailly, Nicolas
  
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  Citation: Bailly, N. (2014). Manta Bancroft, 1829. In: Froese, R. and D. Pauly. Editors. (2014) FishBase. Accessed through: World Register of Marine Species at http://www.marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=105755 on 2014-12-18
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