Rhombodus Dames 1881 (stingray)

Chondrichthyes - Myliobatiformes - Rhombodontidae

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

See also Cappetta 1987, Case 1979, Case and Schwimmer 1988, Herman 1975 and Sepkoski 2002

Sister taxon: Pucabatis

Subtaxa: Rhombodus andriesi Rhombodus binkhorsti Rhombodus bondoni Rhombodus carentonensis Rhombodus ibericus Rhombodus laevis Rhombodus meridionalis Rhombodus microdon

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

Total: 45 collections including 48 occurrences

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