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Urolophus  Müller and Henle, 1837
Taxonomic Serial No.: 160964

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 Taxonomy and Nomenclature
       
  Kingdom: Animalia  
  Taxonomic Rank: Genus  
  Synonym(s): Urobatis sloani Blainville, 1816
 
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  Current Standing: valid  
       
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  Record Credibility Rating: verified - standards met  
  Global Species Completeness: complete   
  Latest Record Review: 2003   
       

 Taxonomic Hierarchy
       
 KingdomAnimalia  – Animal, animaux, animals  
    SubkingdomBilateria   
       InfrakingdomDeuterostomia   
          PhylumChordata  – cordés, cordado, chordates  
             SubphylumVertebrata  – vertebrado, vertébrés, vertebrates  
                InfraphylumGnathostomata   
                   SuperclassChondrichthyes   
                      ClassChondrichthyes  – cartilaginous fishes, rays, sharks, condrictes, peixe cartilaginoso, tubarão, poissons cartilagineux, raies, requins  
                         SubclassElasmobranchii  – cartilaginous fishes, rays, sharks, skates, torpedoes  
                            SuperorderEuselachii   
                               OrderMyliobatiformes  – stingrays  
                                  FamilyUrolophidae Müller and Henle, 1841 – pastenagues à queue charnue, rayas redondas, round stingrays, stingarees  
                                     GenusUrolophus Müller and Henle, 1837  
    Direct Children:  
                                        Species Urolophus armatus Müller and Henle, 1841  
                                        Species Urolophus aurantiacus Müller and Henle, 1841  
                                        Species Urolophus bucculentus Macleay, 1884  
                                        Species Urolophus circularis McKay, 1966  
                                        Species Urolophus cruciatus (Lacepède, 1804)  
                                        Species Urolophus expansus McCulloch, 1916  
                                        Species Urolophus flavomosaicus Last and Gomon, 1987  
                                        Species Urolophus gigas Scott, 1954  
                                        Species Urolophus javanicus (Martens, 1864)  
                                        Species Urolophus kaianus Günther, 1880  
                                        Species Urolophus lobatus McKay, 1966  
                                        Species Urolophus mitosis Last and Gomon, 1987  
                                        Species Urolophus orarius Last and Gomon, 1987  
                                        Species Urolophus paucimaculatus Dixon, 1969  
                                        Species Urolophus sufflavus Whitley, 1929  
                                        Species Urolophus viridis McCulloch, 1916  
                                        Species Urolophus westraliensis Last and Gomon, 1987  
       

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  Source: Catalog of Fishes, 01-Oct-2002, website (version 15-Feb-02)  
  Acquired: 2002   
  Notes: http://www.calacademy.org/research/ichthyology/catalog/   
  Reference for: Urolophus   
       
  Source: NODC Taxonomic Code, database (version 8.0)  
  Acquired: 1996   
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  Reference for: Urolophus   
       
  Publication(s):    
  Author(s)/Editor(s): Eschmeyer, William N.  
  Publication Date: 1990   
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  Journal/Book Name, Vol. No.: Genera of Recent Fishes   
  Page(s): iii + 697   
  Publisher: California Academy of Sciences   
  Publication Place: San Francisco, CA, USA   
  ISBN/ISSN: 0-940228-23-8   
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  Reference for: Urolophus   
       
  Author(s)/Editor(s): Nelson, Joseph S.  
  Publication Date: 1994   
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  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   
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  Reference for: Urolophus   
       

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