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Urolophidae (round ray)

Chondrichthyes - Myliobatiformes - Urolophidae

Taxonomy
Urolophidae was named by Gray (1851). It is extant.

It was assigned to Dasyatoidea by Cappetta (1987); and to Myliobatiformes by Tabuce et al. (2005) and Carnevale et al. (2014).

Synonymy list
YearName and author
1851Urolophidae Gray
1987Urolophidae Cappetta p. 165
2005Urolophidae Tabuce et al. p. 387
2014Urolophidae Carnevale et al. p. 41

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RankNameAuthor
kingdomAnimalia()
Triploblastica
Nephrozoa
Deuterostomia
phylumChordataHaeckel 1847
classChondrichthyes
subclassElasmobranchiiBonaparte 1838
RankNameAuthor
infraclassEuselachii()
NeoselachiiCompagno 1977
Batoidea
orderMyliobatiformesCompagno 1973
familyUrolophidaeGray 1851
familyUrolophidaeGray 1851

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