Trygon sinhaleyus Deraniyagala 1969 (elasmobranch)

Chondrichthyes - Plagiostomi

Full reference: P. E. P. Deraniyagala. 1969. A Miocene vertebrate faunule from the Malu member of Ceylon. Spolia Zeylanica 31(II):1-17

Belongs to Trygon according to P. E. P. Deraniyagala 1969

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

Type specimen: Its type locality is Marine Miocene Ceylon Collection, which is in a Miocene marine sandstone in Sri Lanka

Ecology: nektonic carnivore

Distribution:

• Miocene of Sri Lanka (2 collections)

Total: 2 collections each including a single occurrence

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