Texabatis Case and Cappetta 1997 (stingray)

Chondrichthyes - Myliobatiformes

Full reference: G. R. Case and H. Cappetta. 1997. A new Selachian Fauna from the Late Maastrichtian of Texas (Upper Cretaceous/Navarroan; Kemp Formation). M√ľnchner Geowissenschaftliche Abhandlungen (A)(34):131-189

Parent taxon: Myliobatiformes according to G. R. Case and H. Cappetta 1997

Sister taxa: Acanthobatis, Bates, Ceratopteridae, Coupatezia, Dasyatidae, Dasyatoidea, Eomanta, Gymnuridae, Hypolophodon, Mobulidae, Mobuloidea, Myliobatidae, Myliobatoidea, Platyrhinidae, Potamotrygonidae, Ptychacanthus, Rhinopteridae, Turoniabatis, Urolophidae

Subtaxa: none

Ecology: nektobenthic carnivore

Distribution: found only at Kemp Clay Formation (Cretaceous of Texas)

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