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Plinthicus Cope 1869 (eagle ray)

Chondrichthyes - Myliobatidae

PaleoDB taxon number: 34743

Full reference: E. D. Cope. 1869. Description of some extinct fishes previously unknown. Proceedings of the Boston Society of Natural History 12:310-317

Parent taxon: Myliobatidae according to M. Leriche 1942

Sister taxa: Aetobatus, Aetomylaeus, Apocopodon, Ceratopterina, Garabatis, Igdabatis, Leidybatis, Mobulinae, Myliobatina, Myliobatinae, Myliobatis, Pseudohypolophus, Pteromylaeus, Rhinopterinae

Subtaxa: Plinthicus stenodon

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Type: Plinthicus stenodon

Ecology: nektonic carnivore