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Rhinobatos rhinobatos (common guitarfish)

Chondrichthyes - Rajiformes - Rhinobatidae

Taxonomy
Raja rhinobatos was named by Linnaeus (1758). It is extant.

It was recombined as Rhinobatos rhinobatos by Link (1790), Cappetta (1987), Dica et al. (1996) and Kriwet et al. (2009).

Synonymy list
YearName and author
1758Raja rhinobatos Linnaeus
1790Rhinobatos rhinobatos Link
1987Rhinobatos rhinobatos Cappetta p. 137
1996Rhinobatos rhinobatos Dica et al. p. 118
2009Rhinobatos rhinobatos Kriwet et al. p. 327

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RankNameAuthor
kingdomAnimalia()
Triploblastica
Nephrozoa
Deuterostomia
phylumChordataHaeckel 1847
subphylumVertebrata
superclassGnathostomata
classChondrichthyes
RankNameAuthor
subclassElasmobranchiiBonaparte 1838
infraclassEuselachii()
NeoselachiiCompagno 1977
Batoidea
orderRajiformesBerg 1940
familyRhinobatidaeMüller and Henle 1837
genusRhinobatosLink 1790
speciesrhinobatos(Linnaeus 1758)

If no rank is listed, the taxon is considered an unranked clade in modern classifications. Ranks may be repeated or presented in the wrong order because authors working on different parts of the classification may disagree about how to rank taxa.

Diagnosis
No diagnoses are available