Family Dasyatidae Jordan & Gilbert, 1879 – stingrays

Family Dasyatidae Jordan & Gilbert, 1879 – stingrays

The Family Dasyatidae includes 4 subfamilies and 19 genera [Dasyatinae (Bathytoshia, Dasyatis, Hemitrygon, Hypanus, Megatrygon, Pteroplatytrygon, Taeniurops and Telatrygon)], [Neotrygoninae (Neotrygon and Taeniura)], [Urogymninae (Brevitrygon, Fluvitrygon, Fontitrygon, Himantura, Maculabatis, Pateobatis and Urogymnus)] and [Hypolophinae (Makararaja and Pastinachus)]

There are 4 subfamilies, 19 genera and 93 species currently recognized: Dasyatinae: Bathytoshia (4), Dasyatis (6), Hemitrygon (10), Hypanus (8), Megatrygon (1), Pteroplatytrygon (1), Taeniurops (2) and Telatrygon (4), Neotrygoninae: Neotrygon (10) and Taeniura (2), Urogymninae: Brevitrygon (4), Fluvitrygon (3), Fontitrygon (6), Himantura (6), Maculabatis (9), Pateobatis (5) and Urogymnus (6) and Hypolophinae: Makararaja (1) and Pastinachus (5)

Images: the images are sorted according to genus

GENUS Bathytoshia

 

GENUS Dasyatis

 

GENUS Hemitrygon

 

GENUS Hypanus

 

GENUS Megatrygon

 

GENUS Pteroplatytrygon

 

GENUS Taeniurops

 

GENUS Telatrygon

 

GENUS Neotrygon

 

GENUS Taeniura

 

GENUS Brevitrygon

 

GENUS Fluvitrygon

 

GENUS Fontitrygon

 

GENUS Himantura

 

GENUS Maculabatis

 

GENUS Pateobatis

 

GENUS Urogymnus

 

GENUS Makararaja

 

GENUS Pastinachus

 

 

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Family Dasyatidae stingrays

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Family Dasyatidae