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Myliobatis aquila

(Linnaeus 1758)

Myliobatis aquila was originally described as Raja aquila by Linnaeus in 1758. It belongs to the family Myliobatidae. It is commonly known as Bullray or Common eagle ray but has many other common names such as Spotted eagle ray in USA (contiguous states), Tobiel in Japan, Eagle ray / Bull ray in South Africa, Águila de mar in Canary Islands, Ørnerokke in Denmark. more common names It is found in Salt water.
Species   aquila
AuthorWI   Linnaeus [C.]
AuthorNI   Linnaeus
Qualification   ---
Year   1758
Status   Valid
Chondrichthyes Chondrichthyes
Myliobatiformes Myliobatiformes
Family   Myliobatidae
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Genus   Myliobatis
Subgenus   ---

Class   Chondrichthyes
Order   Myliobatiformes
Family   Myliobatidae
Genus   Myliobatis
Original Name   Raja        
Taxon Name   aquila
Original Combination   Raja aquila
Original Genus  
Original Genus Species   Raja aquila
OriginalSubGenus   Raja
Original Author   Linnaeus
Original AuthorWI   Linnaeus [C.]
Original Qualification   ---
Original Year   1758
Original Family  
Original SubFamily   ---
Original Level   species
Type Locality   Mediterranean Sea and Northeastern Atlantic [original: "in Mari Mediterraneo"]; localities include Aquitaine, France, Bay of Biscay, Northeastern Atlantic; Genoa, Rome and Naples, Italy; Lesbos, Greece; Syria, Mediterranean Sea.
Primary Code   ---
Primary Type   No types known
Page   232

SubSpecies AuthorWI ---
Qualification SS ---

Current Subspecies AuthorWI ---

Current Genus Species Myliobatis aquila
Current Species   aquila
Current Genus Myliobatis
Current AuthorWI Linnaeus [C.]
Current AuthorNI   Linnaeus
Current Year   1758
Current Family Myliobatidae
Current Subfamily
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Habitat marine.        
Water Salt water
Depth Range From 1 to 300 meters.

Current Summary   Valid as Myliobatis aquila  (Linnaeus 1758). Myliobatidae.
Name History   •Valid as Myliobatis aquila (Linnaeus 1758) -- (Krefft & Stehmann 1973:74 [ref. 7167], McEachran & Capapé in Whitehead et al. 1984:206 [ref. 13675], Compagno 1986:133 [ref. 5648], McEachran & Séret 1990:68 [ref. 19318], Nishida 1990:92 [ref. 19783], Compagno et al. 1991:108 [ref. 21083], Bianchi & Carpenter in Bianchi et al. 1993:97 [ref. 25472], Santos et al. 1997:17 [ref. 23531], Arruda 1997:24 [ref. 24952], Fricke 1999:34 [ref. 24106], Compagno 1999:497 [ref. 25589], Bilecenoğlu et al. 2002:27 [ref. 26753], Heemstra & Heemstra 2004:86 [ref. 28072], Golani 2005:15 [ref. 37112], Fricke 2008:13 [ref. 30182], Fricke et al. 2009:13 [ref. 30213], George 2009:56 [ref. 30539], Lipej & Dulčić 2010:15 [ref. 36649], Wirtz et al. 2013:117 [ref. 32972], Weigmann 2016:150 [ref. 34211], Séret 2016:1428 [ref. 34545], White & Naylor 2016:437 [ref. 34575] in Myliobatidae, White & Last 2016:715 [ref. 35016], Almeida & Biscoito 2019:174 [ref. 37302], Carneiro et al. 2019:51 [ref. 37250]).

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asperrimus Aetomylaeus asperrimus Gilbert [C. H.] in Jordan & Evermann 1898Valid
asperrimus Myliobatis asperrimus Gilbert [C. H.] in Jordan & Evermann 1898Synonym
australis Myliobatis australis Macleay [W.] 1881Synonym
bonaparti Myliobatis bonaparti Duméril [A. H. A.] 1865Synonym
bovina Myliobatis bovina Geoffroy St. Hilaire [E.] 1817Synonym
californica Myliobatis californica Gill [T. N.] 1865Valid
californicus Myliobatis californicus Gill [T. N.] 1865Synonym
cervus Myliobatis cervus Smith [J. L. B.] 1935Synonym
chilensis Myliobatis chilensis Philippi [R. A.] 1892Valid
cornuta Myliobatis cornuta Günther [A.] 1870Synonym
eeltenkee Myliobatis eeltenkee Rüppell [W. P. E. S.] 1837Synonym
encenadae Myliobatis encenadae (Smith [R.] 1886)Synonym
episcopus Myliobatis episcopus (Valenciennes [A.] 1844)Synonym
episcopus Myliobatis episcopus Ninni [A. P.] (ex Chiereghini) 1872Synonym
equila Myliobatis equila (Linnaeus [C.] 1758)Synonym
freminvillei Myliobatis freminvillei Lesueur [C. A.] 1824Valid
freminvillii Myliobatis freminvillii Lesueur [C. A.] 1824Synonym
goodei Myliobatis goodei Garman [S.] 1885Valid
hamlyni Myliobatis hamlyni Ogilby [J. D.] 1911Valid
longirostris Myliobatis longirostris Applegate [S. P.] & Fitch [J. E.] 1964Valid
macroptera Myliobatis macroptera McClelland [J.] 1841Synonym
maculatus Myliobatis maculatus (Gray [J. E.] 1834)Synonym
marginata Myliobatis marginata Geoffroy St. Hilaire [E.] 1817Synonym
margravii Myliobatis margravii Billberg [G. J.] 1833In family
milvus Myliobatis milvus Valenciennes [A.] in Müller & Henle 1841Synonym
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