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Palaeodasyatis Halter 1989 (whiptail stingray)

Chondrichthyes - Myliobatiformes - Dasyatidae

PaleoDB taxon number: 34742

Full reference: M. C. Halter. 1989. Additions to the fish fauna of NW Europe A new dasyatid genus from the Early Palaeocene (Danian) of the Limburg area, Belgium. Tertiary Research 10(4):179-191

Parent taxon: Dasyatidae according to M. C. Halter 1989

Sister taxa: Agabelus, Amphotistius, Anacanthus, Dasyatis, Dasyatis dezignoi, Dasyatis muricata, Disceus, Discobatis, Discotrygon, Ellipesurus, Glikmania, Hemiptychodus, Hemitrygon, Himantura, Hypolophites, Hypolophodon, Hypolophus, Meridiania, Myledaphus, Neotrygon, Paratrygon, Pastinaca, Pastinachus, Potamotrygon, Pteroplatytrygon, Rhachinotus, Sporetodus, Taeniura, Trygonobatus, Urogymnus, Uroxis, Viperecucullus

Subtaxa: Palaeodasyatis hermani

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Ecology: nektobenthic carnivore