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Dasyatis  Rafinesque, 1810
Taxonomic Serial No.: 160947

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 Taxonomy and Nomenclature
  Kingdom: Animalia  
  Taxonomic Rank: Genus  
  Synonym(s): Amphotistius Garman, 1913
    Urolophoides Lindberg in Soldatov and Lindberg, 1930
    Trygon Cuvier, 1816
  Common Name(s): stingrays [English]
    fintail stingrays [English]
  Taxonomic Status:    
  Current Standing: valid  
  Data Quality Indicators:    
  Record Credibility Rating: verified - standards met  
  Global Species Completeness: complete   
  Latest Record Review: 2003   

 Taxonomic Hierarchy
 KingdomAnimalia  – Animal, animaux, animals  
          PhylumChordata  – cordés, cordado, chordates  
             SubphylumVertebrata  – vertebrado, vertébrés, vertebrates  
                      ClassChondrichthyes  – cartilaginous fishes, rays, sharks, condrictes, peixe cartilaginoso, tubarăo, poissons cartilagineux, raies, requins  
                         SubclassElasmobranchii  – cartilaginous fishes, rays, sharks, skates, torpedoes  
                               OrderMyliobatiformes  – stingrays  
                                  FamilyDasyatidae Jordan, 1888 – pastenagues, rayas látigo, stingrays, whiprays, whiptail stingrays, whip-tail stingrays  
                                     GenusDasyatis Rafinesque, 1810 – stingrays, fintail stingrays  
    Direct Children:  
                                        Species Dasyatis acutirostra Nishida and Nakaya, 1988  
                                        Species Dasyatis akajei (Müller and Henle, 1841)  
                                        Species Dasyatis americana Hildebrand and Schroeder, 1928 – raya látigo blanca, southern stingray, raya americana 
                                        Species Dasyatis annotatus Last, 1987  
                                        Species Dasyatis bennettii (Müller and Henle, 1841)  
                                        Species Dasyatis brevicaudata (Hutton, 1875)  
                                        Species Dasyatis brevis (Garman, 1880)  
                                        Species Dasyatis centroura (Mitchill, 1815) – roughtail stingray, clam cracker, stingaree 
                                        Species Dasyatis chrysonota (Smith, 1828)  
                                        Species Dasyatis dipterura (Jordan and Gilbert, 1880) – raya látigo diamante, diamond stingray 
                                        Species Dasyatis fluviorum Ogilby, 1908  
                                        Species Dasyatis garouaensis (Stauch and Blanc, 1962)  
                                        Species Dasyatis geijskesi Boeseman, 1948 – wingfin stingray 
                                        Species Dasyatis giganteus (Lindberg in Soldatov and Lindberg, 1930)  
                                        Species Dasyatis guileri Last, 1979  
                                        Species Dasyatis guttata (Bloch and Schneider, 1801) – raya látigo del Golfo, longnose stingray, raya máxima 
                                        Species Dasyatis izuensis Nishida and Nakaya, 1988  
                                        Species Dasyatis kuhlii (Müller and Henle, 1841)  
                                        Species Dasyatis laevigata Chu, 1960  
                                        Species Dasyatis laosensis Roberts and Karnasuta, 1987  
                                        Species Dasyatis latus (Garman, 1880) – brown stingray, hihi-manu 
                                        Species Dasyatis leylandi Last, 1987  
                                        Species Dasyatis longus (Garman, 1880)  
                                        Species Dasyatis margarita (Günther, 1870)  
                                        Species Dasyatis margaritella Compagno and Roberts, 1984  
                                        Species Dasyatis matsubarai Miyosi, 1939  
                                        Species Dasyatis microps (Annandale, 1908)  
                                        Species Dasyatis navarrae (Steindachner, 1892)  
                                        Species Dasyatis pastinaca (Linnaeus, 1758) – blue stingray, common stingray 
                                        Species Dasyatis rudis (Günther, 1870)  
                                        Species Dasyatis sabina (Lesueur, 1824) – raya látigo de espina, Atlantic stingray, raya enana 
                                        Species Dasyatis say (Lesueur, 1817) – raya látigo chata, bluntnose stingray, raya mediana 
                                        Species Dasyatis sinensis (Steindachner, 1892)  
                                        Species Dasyatis thetidis Ogilby in Waite, 1899  
                                        Species Dasyatis ukpam (Smith, 1863)  
                                        Species Dasyatis ushiei (Jordan and Hubbs, 1925)  
                                        Species Dasyatis zugei (Müller and Henle, 1841)  

  Reference for:    
  Other Source(s):    
  Source: Catalog of Fishes, 17-Mar-2003, website (version 13-Mar-03)  
  Acquired: 2003   
  Reference for: Dasyatis   
  Source: NODC Taxonomic Code, database (version 8.0)  
  Acquired: 1996   
  Reference for: Dasyatis   
  Author(s)/Editor(s): Compagno, Leonard J. V. / Hamlett, William C., ed.  
  Publication Date: 1999   
  Article/Chapter Title: Checklist of Living Elasmobranchs   
  Journal/Book Name, Vol. No.: Sharks, Skates, and Rays: The Biology of Elasmobranch Fishes   
  Page(s): 471-498   
  Publisher: Johns Hopkins University Press   
  Publication Place: Baltimore, Maryland, USA   
  ISBN/ISSN: 0-8018-6048-2   
  Reference for: Dasyatis   
  Author(s)/Editor(s): Nelson, Joseph S.  
  Publication Date: 1994   
  Article/Chapter Title:    
  Journal/Book Name, Vol. No.: Fishes of the World, Third Edition   
  Page(s): xvii + 600   
  Publisher: John Wiley and Sons   
  Publication Place: New York, New York, USA   
  ISBN/ISSN: 0-471-54713-1   
  Reference for: Dasyatis   

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