Myliobatis toliapicus Agassiz 1843 (eagle ray)

Chondrichthyes - Myliobatiformes - Myliobatidae

Alternative combination: Myliobates toliapicus

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

Belongs to Myliobatis according to F. C. Cassier 1966

See also Agassiz 1843 and White 1926

Sister taxa: Myliobatis aquila, Myliobatis bothriodon, Myliobatis dixoni, Myliobatis fastigiatus, Myliobatis faujasi, Myliobatis frangens, Myliobatis gigas, Myliobatis holmesii, Myliobatis intermedius, Myliobatis jugosus, Myliobatis latidens, Myliobatis magister, Myliobatis merriami, Myliobatis nzadinensis, Myliobatis oligocaena, Myliobatis pachyodon, Myliobatis raouxi, Myliobatis striatus, Myliobatis sulcidens, Myliobatis vicomicanus, Myliobates regley, Myliobates saturalis, Myliobates stokesii, Myliobates jugalis, Myliobates brongniarti, Myliobates dixoni, Myliobates punctatus, Myliobates americanus, Myliobates bisulcus, Myliobates goniopleurus, Myliobates micropleurus, Myliobates gyratus, Myliobates nitidus, Myliobates heteropleurus

Ecology: nektobenthic carnivore

Distribution:

• Eocene of Nigeria (4 collections), the United Kingdom (6)

Total: 10 collections each including a single occurrence

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