Dasyatis centroura Mitchill 1814 (whiptail stingray)

Chondrichthyes - Myliobatiformes - Dasyatidae

Alternative combination: Raja centroura

Belongs to Dasyatis according to A. C. Balbino and M. T. Antunes 2006

See also Purdy et al. 2001

Sister taxa: Dasyatis africana, Dasyatis americana, Dasyatis borodini, Dasyatis branisai, Dasyatis carolinensis, Dasyatis cavernosa, Dasyatis charlisae, Dasyatis concavifoveus, Dasyatis davisi, Dasyatis gigas, Dasyatis hastata, Dasyatis hexagonalis, Dasyatis margaritella, Dasyatis molassicus, Dasyatis molinoensis, Dasyatis pastinaca, Dasyatis probsti, Dasyatis rafinesquei, Dasyatis rugosa, Dasyatis russelli, Dasyatis say, Dasyatis schaefferi, Dasyatis serralheiroi, Dasyatis sessaoensis, Dasyatis sudrei, Dasyatis tetraedra, Dasyatis tricuspidatus, Dasyatis ujo, Dasyatis vicaryi, Dasyatis wochadunensis, Heliobatis radians

Ecology: nektobenthic carnivore

Distribution:

• Quaternary of United States (1: South Carolina collection)

• Pliocene of Libya (1), United States (1: North Carolina)

• MN 13 of Portugal (2)

• Miocene of Portugal (1)

Total: 6 collections each including a single occurrence

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