†family Rhombodontidae Cappetta 1987 (stingray)

Chondrichthyes - Myliobatiformes - Rhombodontidae

Full reference: H. Cappetta. 1987. Handbook of Paleoichthyology: Chondrichthyes II Mesozoic and Cenozoic Elasmobranchii 1-193

Parent taxon: Myliobatoidea according to J. Kriwet et al. 2007

See also Cappetta 1987 and Underwood 2006

Sister taxa: none

Subtaxa: Pucabatis Rhombodus

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Ecology: nektobenthic carnivore

Distribution:

• Paleocene of Morocco (1 collection), United States (1: New Jersey)

• Cretaceous to Paleogene of United States (1: New Jersey)

• Cretaceous of Bolivia (1), France (5), India (2), Israel (1), Jordan (3), Morocco (2), the Netherlands (1), Peru (1), Spain (4), Syria (7), Ukraine (1), United States (16: Delaware, Georgia, Maryland, New Jersey, North Carolina, South Carolina, Texas)

Total: 47 collections including 50 occurrences

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