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Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorUrogymnus natalensis (Gilchrist & Thompson, 1911) 
AphiaID: 217425

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 editorDasyatidae (Family) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorUrogymnus (Genus) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorUrogymnus natalensis (Species)
Status Unaccepted: synonym, or anything that is not accepted unaccepted
Accepted name  Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorGymnura natalensis (Gilchrist & Thompson, 1911)
Rank Species
Parent Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorUrogymnus Müller & Henle, 1837
Sources  basis of record Ochumba, P.B.O. (1988). The distribution of skates and rays along the Kenyan coast. J. EA Nat Hist Soc & Nat. Mus. 78 (192) [details]

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Vernacular
Names
 
Language   Name 
English Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorbutterfly ray  [details]
Environment marine, brackish, fresh
Distribution 
From other sources
Mozambique
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorMozambique [details]
Link Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo FishBase 
Note 
From other sources
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorDescription Found off sandy beaches, estuaries and offshore banks to 75 m deep; feeds on flatfish, sardines, mole crabs, worms and crabs. [details]
LSID urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:217425
Taxonomic
Edit history
 
Date   action   by
1997-02-24 18:26:33Z  created  Vanden Berghe, Edward
2008-02-28 13:41:07Z  changed  Bailly, Nicolas
  
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  Citation: Bailly, N. (2014). Urogymnus natalensis (Gilchrist & Thompson, 1911). 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=217425 on 2014-11-26
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