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Aetobatis profundus

Chondrichthyes - Myliobatiformes - Myliobatidae

Taxonomy
Aetobatis profundus was named by Cope (1867). Its type locality is James T. Thomas estate, which is in a Langhian offshore shelf horizon in the Calvert Formation of Maryland.

It was recombined as Aetobatus profundus by Hay (1902).

Synonymy list
YearName and author
1867Aetobatis profundus Cope p. 139
1902Aetobatus profundus Hay p. 321

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RankNameAuthor
kingdomAnimalia()
Triploblastica
Nephrozoa
Deuterostomia
phylumChordataHaeckel 1847
subphylumVertebrata
superclassGnathostomata
classChondrichthyes
RankNameAuthor
subclassElasmobranchiiBonaparte 1838
infraclassEuselachii()
NeoselachiiCompagno 1977
Batoidea
orderMyliobatiformesCompagno 1973
familyMyliobatidaeBonaparte 1838
genusAetobatisBlainville 1816
speciesprofundus

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