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Rhinoptera marginata

Chondrichthyes - Myliobatiformes - Myliobatidae

Taxonomy
Myliobatis marginata was named by Saint-Hilaire (1809). It is the type species of Rhinoptera.

It was recombined as Rhinoptera marginata by Hay (1902) and Cappetta (1987).

Sister species lacking formal opinion data

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Synonymy list
YearName and author
1809Myliobatis marginata Saint-Hilaire
1902Rhinoptera marginata Hay p. 321
1987Rhinoptera marginata Cappetta p. 173

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RankNameAuthor
kingdomAnimalia()
Triploblastica
Nephrozoa
Deuterostomia
phylumChordataHaeckel 1847
subphylumVertebrata
superclassGnathostomata
classChondrichthyes
subclassElasmobranchiiBonaparte 1838
RankNameAuthor
infraclassEuselachii()
NeoselachiiCompagno 1977
Batoidea
orderMyliobatiformesCompagno 1973
suborderMyliobatoideiCompagno 1973
familyMyliobatidaeBonaparte 1838
subfamilyRhinopterinae(Jordan and Evermann 1896)
genusRhinopteraCuvier 1829
speciesmarginata(Saint-Hilaire 1809)

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