Trygon muricatus Volta 1796 (elasmobranch)

Chondrichthyes - Plagiostomi

Alternative combinations: Raja muricata, Trygon (Taeniura) muricata

Belongs to Trygon according to C. R. Eastman 1904

See also Jaekel 1894

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

Ecology: nektonic carnivore

Distribution: found only at Monte Bolca (Pesciara) (Eocene of Italy)

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