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Torpedo Houttuyn 1764 (torpedo)

Chondrichthyes - Gnathostomata

PaleoDB taxon number: 34719

Synonyms: Eunarce Fowler 1910 (no. 154655), Fimbriotorpedo Fritsch 1886 (no. 154653), Gymnotorpedo Fritsch 1886 (no. 154652), Narcobatus (no. 153978), Notastrape Whitley 1932 (no. 154656), Tetronarcine Tanaka 1908 (no. 154654)

Parent taxon: Torpedinidae according to A. S. Woodward 1889

Sister taxa: Astrape, Eotorpedo, Hypnarce, Hypnos, Narcacion, Tetronarce

Subtaxa: Torpedo brasiliensis, Torpedo gigantea

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Ecology: nektobenthic carnivore