Archaeomanta melenhorsti Herman 1979 (eagle ray)

Chondrichthyes - Myliobatiformes - Myliobatidae

Full reference: J. Herman. 1979. Additions to the Eocene fish fauna of Belgium; 4, Archaeomanta, a new genus from the Belgian and and North African Palaeogene. Tertiary Research 2(2):61-67

Belongs to Archaeomanta according to J. Herman 1979

See also Cappetta 1987

Sister taxon: Archaeomanta priemi

Type specimen: 53 W 71-3

Ecology: nektobenthic carnivore

Distribution:

• Eocene of Togo (1 collection), the United Kingdom (3), United States (2: Mississippi, Virginia), Uzbekistan (1)

Total: 7 collections each including a single occurrence

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