WoRMS taxon details

Mobula Rafinesque, 1810

105756  (urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:105756)

accepted
Genus
Deratoptera · unaccepted (misspelling)
Manta Bancroft, 1829 · unaccepted
Mobular · unaccepted > misspelling
Species Mobula alfredi (Krefft, 1868)
Species Mobula birostris (Walbaum, 1792)
Species Mobula eregoodootenkee (Bleeker, 1859)
Species Mobula hypostoma (Bancroft, 1831)
Species Mobula japanica (Müller & Henle, 1841)
Species Mobula kuhlii (Müller & Henle, 1841)
Species Mobula mobular (Bonnaterre, 1788)
Species Mobula munkiana Notarbartolo-di-Sciara, 1987
Species Mobula rochebrunei (Vaillant, 1879)
Species Mobula tarapacana (Philippi, 1892)
Species Mobula thurstoni (Lloyd, 1908)

Species Mobula auriculata Rafinesque, 1810 accepted as Mobula mobular (Bonnaterre, 1788)
Species Mobula coilloti Cadenat & Rancurel, 1960 accepted as Mobula tarapacana (Philippi, 1892)
Species Mobula diabolus (Shaw, 1804) accepted as Mobula mobular (Bonnaterre, 1788) (ambiguous synonym)
Species Mobula eregoodoo (Cantor, 1849) accepted as Mobula eregoodootenkee (Bleeker, 1859)
Species Mobula formosana Teng, 1962 accepted as Mobula tarapacana (Philippi, 1892)
Species Mobula japonica (Müller & Henle, 1841) accepted as Mobula mobular (Bonnaterre, 1788) (misspelling)
Species Mobula lucasana Beebe & Tee-Van, 1938 accepted as Mobula thurstoni (Lloyd, 1908)
Species Mobula olfersii (Müller, 1834) accepted as Mobula hypostoma (Bancroft, 1831)
Species Mobula rancureli Cadenat, 1959 accepted as Mobula japanica (Müller & Henle, 1841)
Species Mobula robertsi (Boulenger, 1897) accepted as Mobula hypostoma (Bancroft, 1831) (misspelling)
Species Mobula tarapanaca (Philippi, 1892) accepted as Mobula tarapacana (Philippi, 1892) (misspelling)
Species Mobula tobijei (Bleeker, 1854) accepted as Myliobatis tobijei Bleeker, 1854
marine, brackish, fresh, terrestrial
Not documented
Froese, R. and D. Pauly. Editors. (2022). FishBase. Mobula Rafinesque, 1810. Accessed through: World Register of Marine Species at: https://www.marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=105756 on 2022-06-29
Date
action
by
2004-12-21 15:54:05Z
created
2008-04-07 08:12:57Z
changed
2013-03-11 13:25:43Z
checked
2014-11-21 13:09:37Z
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original description  (of Manta Bancroft, 1829) Bancroft, E. N. (1829). On the fish known in Jamaica as the sea-devil. <em>Zoological Journal, London.</em> v. 4 (no. 16) (art. 55): 444-457. [details]   

taxonomy source Fricke, R., Eschmeyer, W. N. & Van der Laan, R. (eds). (2022). ECoF. Eschmeyer's Catalog of Fishes: Genera, Species, References. <em>California Academy of Sciences. San Francisco.</em> Electronic version accessed dd mmm 2022., available online at http://researcharchive.calacademy.org/research/Ichthyology/catalog/fishcatmain.asp [details]   

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]   
 
 Present  Inaccurate  Introduced: alien  Containing type locality 
From other sources
Habitat Known from seamounts and knolls [details]
LanguageName 
Japanese オニイトマキエイ属 [from synonym]イトマキエイ属  [details]
To NMNH Extant Collection (Manta FIN030856 Slide 120 mm)
To NMNH Extant Coll...
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