Igdabatis Cappetta 1972 (eagle ray)

Chondrichthyes - Myliobatiformes - Myliobatidae

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

See also Cappetta 1987 and Sepkoski 2002

Sister taxa: Aetobatinae, Apocopodon, Brachyrhizodus, Ceratopterina, Garabatis, Leidybatis, Meridiania, Mesobatis, Mobulinae, Myliobatina, Myliobatinae, Myliobatis, Plinthicus, Promyliobatis, Pseudohypolophus, Pteromylaeus, Rhinopterinae

Subtaxa: Igdabatis indicus Igdabatis sigmodon

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Type: Igdabatis sigmodon

Ecology: nektobenthic carnivore

Distribution:

• Cretaceous of India (7 collections), Niger (1), Spain (3)

Total: 11 collections each including a single occurrence

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