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Names and sources

Accepted Name Source
Manta birostris (Walbaum, 1792)
Published in:Last, P.R. & Stevens, J.D. 1994, pp. 513 pp. 84 pls, CSIRO Australia, Canberra
Synonym Source
Cephalopterus manta Bancroft, 1829 synonym
Published in:Bancroft, E.N. 1829, "On the fish known in Jamaica as the sea devil (Cephalopholis manta)", Zoological Journal London, vol. 4, pp. 444-457
Raja birostris Walbum, 1792 synonym
Published in:Walbaum, J.J. 1792, "Petri Artedi renovati"
Common Name Source
Manta Ray preferred
Australian Devilray
Chevron Manta
Devil Ray
Devilfish
Giant Manta
Giant Manta
Munguna
Oceanic Manta
Pacific Manta Ray
Pelagic Manta
Prince Alfreds Ray
Name Source
Manta birostris Krefft, 1868 synonym

Updated from Manta alfredi after the phylogenetic study of White et al 2017 showed the genus Manta to nest within genus Mobula (ie Manta is a junior synonym of Mobula).

Taxon concept reallocated to Manta birostris (Walbaum, 1792) by taxonomy builder to resolve authorship clash

Manta birostris (Walbaum, 1792) accepted
Identifier Source
urn:lsid:biodiversity.org.au:afd.taxon:c04ce64f-fbec-4962-8234-6ebc6f1afb6b Taxon Concept current
urn:lsid:biodiversity.org.au:afd.taxon:a0a0a1b0-ea9c-4b88-886c-bb6fb5eb6e6a Previous AFD LSID lsid replaced
urn:lsid:biodiversity.org.au:afd.taxon:c04ce64f-fbec-4962-8234-6ebc6f1afb6b Taxon current
urn:lsid:biodiversity.org.au:afd.name:302333 Scientific Name current
urn:lsid:biodiversity.org.au:afd.taxon:e60012cb-4370-4088-8f0e-c21da3687e25 Previous AFD LSID lsid replaced
CAAB:c2a562dd:b3edb91d:23d77ea5:7b875eeb Taxon current
urn:lsid:biodiversity.org.au:afd.taxon:5e66f2da-fac6-43d5-8bd7-ece2da15453d Previous AFD LSID lsid replaced

Classification

kingdom
ANIMALIA
phylum
CHORDATA
subphylum
VERTEBRATA
informal
GNATHOSTOMATA
informal
PISCES
class
CHONDRICHTHYES
subclass
ELASMOBRANCHII
order
MYLIOBATIFORMES
family
MOBULIDAE
genus
Manta
species
Manta birostris

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