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Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMobula thurstoni (Lloyd, 1908) 
AphiaID: 217430

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 editorMobula (Genus)
Status accepted
Rank Species
Parent Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMobula Rafinesque, 1810
Synonymised
names
  Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorDicerobatis thurstoni Lloyd, 1908
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMobula lucasana Beebe & Tee-Van, 1938
Sources  basis of record Anon. (2000). FishBase 2000 [CD-ROM]. ICLARM: Los BaƱos, Laguna, Philippines. 4 cd-roms pp. (look up in IMIS[details]

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Vernacular
Names
 
Language   Name 
English Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorsmoothtail mobula  [details]
Spanish Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editormanta doblada  [details]
Environment marine, brackish, fresh, terrestrial
Distribution 
From other sources
Eritrea
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorEritrea [details]
South Africa
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorSouth Africa (country) [details]
Host of  Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorEchthrogaleus disciarai Benz & Deets, 1987 [via synonym] (parasitic: ectoparasitic)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorEntepherus laminipes Bere, 1936 (parasitic: ectoparasitic)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorKroyerina mobulae Deets, 1987 [via synonym] (parasitic: ectoparasitic)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPupulina brevicauda Wilson M.S., 1952 [via synonym] (parasitic: ectoparasitic)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPupulina minor Wilson M.S., 1952 [via synonym] (parasitic: ectoparasitic)
Links Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo Barcode of Life (12 barcodes) 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo Biodiversity Heritage Library (3 publications) 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo Encyclopedia of Life 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo FishBase 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo GenBank (13 nucleotides; 13 proteins) 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo IUCN Red List 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo ITIS
LSID urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:217430
Taxonomic
Edit history
 
Date   action   by
2002-01-02 17:49:40Z  created  Vanden Berghe, Edward
2005-06-25 23:41:57Z  changed  Vanden Berghe, Edward
2008-01-15 17:27:08Z  changed  Bailly, Nicolas
  
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  Citation: Bailly, N. (2014). Mobula thurstoni. 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=217430 on 2014-10-01
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