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Rhinopteridae (cow-nosed ray)
Chondrichthyes - Myliobatiformes - Rhinopteridae
It was reranked as the subfamily Rhinopterinae by Cicimurri and Knight (2009).
It was assigned to Masticura by Jordan (1963); to Myliobatoidea by Thurmond and Jones (1981); to Myliobatoidea by Cappetta (1987); to Myliobatidae by Cicimurri and Knight (2009); and to Myliobatiformes by Jonet (1968), Purdy et al. (2001), Szabo et al. (2017) and Kent (2018).
|Year||Name and author|
|1896||Rhinopteridae Jordan and Evermann|
|1963||Rhinopteridae Jordan p. 605|
|1968||Rhinopteridae Jonet p. 254|
|1981||Rhinopteridae Thurmond and Jones p. 76|
|1987||Rhinopteridae Cappetta p. 172|
|2001||Rhinopteridae Purdy et al. p. 95|
|2009||Rhinopterinae Cicimurri and Knight p. 641|
|2017||Rhinopteridae Szabo et al.|
|2018||Rhinopteridae Kent p. 130|
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