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Taeniura

Chondrichthyes - Myliobatiformes - Dasyatidae

Taxonomy
Taeniura was named by Miller and Henle (1837).

It was reranked as Trygon (Taeniura) by Jaekel (1894).

It was assigned to Trygonidae by Woodward (1889); to Trygon by Jaekel (1894); and to Dasyatidae by Jordan (1963).

Synonymy list
YearName and author
1837Taeniura Miller and Henle
1889Taeniura Woodward p. 152
1894Trygon (Taeniura) Jaekel p. 108
1963Taeniura Jordan p. 604

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RankNameAuthor
kingdomAnimalia()
Triploblastica
Nephrozoa
Deuterostomia
phylumChordataHaeckel 1847
subphylumVertebrata
superclassGnathostomata
classChondrichthyes
RankNameAuthor
subclassElasmobranchiiBonaparte 1838
infraclassEuselachii()
NeoselachiiCompagno 1977
Batoidea
orderMyliobatiformesCompagno 1973
familyDasyatidaeJordan 1888
genusTaeniuraMiller and Henle 1837

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