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Codes for Australian Aquatic Biota (CAAB) Taxon Report
Animalia (kingdom) » Chordata (phylum) » Elasmobranchii (class) » Rajiformes (order) » Rhinidae (family)
|CAAB Code:||37 026002|
Rhina ancylostomus Bloch & Schneider, 1801
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Modelled distribution shown as blue polygon (source: Australian National Fish Expert Distributions) Updated on 2008-11-19.
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|Taxon Notes:||Australian Faunal directory text 26.10.22: "Under current IZCN rules, we accept that ancyclostomus is a noun in apposition, and retain the original spelling, although it is often spelled ancylostoma. Incorrect transliterations from the Greek are not grounds for emending the name."|
|Common/Standard Name Notes:||"guitarfish" is the marketing name for this species|