Rhinoptera woodwardi Agassiz 1843 (cownose ray)

Chondrichthyes - Myliobatiformes - Rhinopteridae

Alternative combination: Zygobates woodwardi

Full reference: L. Agassiz. 1843. Recherches Sur Les Poissons Fossiles. Tome III (livr. 15-16). Imprimérie de Petitpierre, Neuchatel 157-390

Belongs to Rhinoptera according to A. S. Woodward 1889

See also Agassiz 1843

Sister taxa: Rhinoptera daviesii, Rhinoptera dubius, Rhinoptera maja, Rhinoptera marginata, Rhinoptera prisca, Rhinoptera raeburni, Rhinoptera rasilis, Rhinoptera schultzi, Rhinoptera sherboni, Rhinoptera sherborni, Rhinoptera smithi, Rhinoptera studeri

Ecology: nektobenthic carnivore

Distribution: there are no occurrences of Rhinoptera woodwardi in the database

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