Gymnura altavela (Linnaeus, 1758)

AphiaID: 105856

Spiny butterfly ray

Animalia (Kingdom) > Chordata (Phylum) > Vertebrata (Subphylum) > Gnathostomata (Superclass) > Pisces (Superclass-2) > Elasmobranchii (Class) > Neoselachii (Subclass) > Batoidea (Infraclass) > Myliobatiformes (Order) > Gymnuridae (Family)

Conservation Status


Dasyatis altavela (Linnaeus, 1758)
Dasyatis canariensis (Valenciennes, 1843)
Gymmnura altavela (Linnaeus, 1758)
Pteroplatea altavela (Linnaeus, 1758)
Pteroplatea binotata Lunel, 1879
Pteroplatea canariensis Valenciennes, 1843
Pteroplatea vaillantii Rochebrune, 1880
Pteroplatea valenciennii Duméril, 1865
Raja altavela Linnaeus, 1758
Raja maclura Lesueur, 1817

International References

additional source Froese, R. & D. Pauly (Editors). (2018). FishBase. World Wide Web electronic publication. , available online at [details]

basis of record van der Land, J.; Costello, M.J.; Zavodnik, D.; Santos, R.S.; Porteiro, F.M.; Bailly, N.; Eschmeyer, W.N.; Froese, R. (2001). Pisces, in: Costello, M.J. et al. (Ed.) (2001). European register of marine species: a check-list of the marine species in Europe and a bibliography of guides to their identification. Collection Patrimoines Naturels, 50: pp. 357-374 [details]

additional source Robins, C.R., G.C. Ray, J. Douglass and R. Freund. 1986. A field guide to Atlantic coast fishes of North America. Houghton Mifflin Co. Boston. 354 p. [details]

Last update: 08 Oct. 2018
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