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Rhinoptera Cuvier 1829 (cownose ray)

Chondrichthyes - Myliobatiformes - Rhinopteridae

PaleoDB taxon number: 34745

Synonyms: Micromesus Gill 1865 (no. 154714), Mylorhina Gill 1865 (no. 154713), Trikeras Harless 1850 (no. 154712), Trycera Doderlein 1884 (no. 154715), Zygobates Agassiz 1843 (no. 132693), Zygobatis Agassiz 1843 (no. 154711)

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

Sister taxa: none

Subtaxa: Rhinoptera daviesii, Rhinoptera dubius, Rhinoptera maja, Rhinoptera marginata, Rhinoptera prisca, Rhinoptera raeburni, Rhinoptera rasilis, Rhinoptera schultzi, Rhinoptera sherboni, Rhinoptera sherborni, Rhinoptera smithi, Rhinoptera studeri, Rhinoptera woodwardi

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Ecology: nektobenthic carnivore