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Mobula Rafinesque 1810 (devil ray)

Chondrichthyes - Gnathostomata

PaleoDB taxon number: 34740

Synonyms: Apterurus Rafinesque 1810 (no. 154727), Cephalopterus Riso 1810 (no. 154728), Ceratobatis Boulenger 1897 (no. 154731), Dicerobatus Blainville 1816 (no. 154729), Pterocephala Swainson 1838 (no. 354647), Pterocephalus Swainson 1838 (no. 154730)

Parent taxon: Mobulidae according to B. W. Kent 2018

Sister taxa: Archaeomanta, Brachioptilon, Burnhamia, Ceratoptera, Eomobula, Manta, Paramobula

Subtaxa: Mobula auriculata, Mobula loupianensis, Mobula pectinata

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Ecology: nektobenthic carnivore