WoRMS name details

Mobula diabolus (Shaw, 1804)

217435  (urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:217435)

 unaccepted (ambiguous synonym)
Species
marine, brackish, fresh
Not documented
Description Found in inshore waters of the continental coast (Ref. 9911). Usually found in schools, filtering small organisms. Can leap...  
Description Found in inshore waters of the continental coast (Ref. 9911). Usually found in schools, filtering small organisms. Can leap high out of the water. Often found in shark nets (Ref. 3177). May be captured using a harpon (Ref. 5213). [details]
Froese, R. and D. Pauly. Editors. (2019). FishBase. Mobula diabolus (Shaw, 1804). Accessed through: World Register of Marine Species at: http://www.marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=217435 on 2019-03-25
Date
action
by
1997-02-24 18:26:33Z
created
2008-04-07 07:52:50Z
changed
2009-06-09 07:13:02Z
changed

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basis of record Froese, R. & D. Pauly (Editors). (2018). FishBase. World Wide Web electronic publication. version (10/2018)., available online at http://www.fishbase.org [details]   

additional source Liu J.Y. [Ruiyu] (ed.). (2008). Checklist of marine biota of China seas. <em>China Science Press.</em> 1267 pp. (look up in IMIS[details]  Available for editors  PDF available [request] 
 
 Present  Inaccurate  Introduced: alien  Containing type locality 
 

From other sources
Description Found in inshore waters of the continental coast (Ref. 9911). Usually found in schools, filtering small organisms. Can leap high out of the water. Often found in shark nets (Ref. 3177). May be captured using a harpon (Ref. 5213). [details]

Remark Name provisional (Ref. 3177). [details]
 

LanguageName 
English devil ray  [details]