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Agabelus Cope 1875 (ray)

Chondrichthyes - Myliobatiformes - Dasyatidae

PaleoDB taxon number: 36655

Full reference: E. D. Cope. 1875. Synopsis of the Vertebrata of the Miocene of Cumberland County, New Jersey. Proceedings of the American Philosophical Society 14:361-364

Parent taxon: Dasyatidae according to R. W. Purdy and M. D. Uhen 2008

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

Subtaxa: Agabelus porcatus

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Type: Agabelus porcatus

Ecology: nektobenthic carnivore