Trygon alveolatus Leriche 1942 (elasmobranch)

Chondrichthyes - Plagiostomi

Full reference: M. Leriche. 1942. Contribution a l'etude des faunes ichthyologiques marines des terrains tertiaires de la plaine cotiere Atlantique et du centre des Etats-Unis. Memoires de la Societe Geologique de France (Nouvelle Serie) 45:1-111

Belongs to Trygon according to M. Leriche 1942

Sister taxa: Trygon dux, Trygon gazzolae, Trygon jaekeli, Trygon muricatus, Trygon oblongus, Trygon rugosus, Trygon sinhaleyus, Trygon vorstmani, Trygon zignii

Type specimen: Its type locality is Highway 71, which is in an Eocene marine horizon in Texas

Ecology: nektonic carnivore

Distribution: found only at Highway 71

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