Burnhamia Cappetta 1976 (stingray)

Chondrichthyes - Myliobatiformes - Mobulidae

Parent taxon: Mobulidae according to H. Cappetta 1987

See also Sepkoski 2002

Sister taxa: Archaeomanta, Brachioptilon, Ceratoptera, Eomobula, Manta, Mobula, Paramobula

Subtaxa: Burnhamia daviesi Burnhamia fetahi

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Ecology: nektobenthic carnivore

Distribution:

• Miocene of United States (1: North Carolina collection)

• Eocene of Egypt (14), Jordan (1), Senegal (1), Togo (1), the United Kingdom (7), United States (4: Alabama, Georgia, Mississippi, Virginia), Uzbekistan (3), Western Sahara (1)

Total: 33 collections including 38 occurrences

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