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Trygonorrhina melaleuca
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Trygonorrhina melaleuca


Trygonorrhina melaleuca was originally described as Trygonorrhina melaleuca by Scott in 1954. It belongs to the family Trygonorrhinidae. It is commonly known as Magpie fiddler ray and is known Magpie fiddler ray in Australia. more common names It is found in Salt water.
Species   melaleuca
AuthorWI   Scott [T. D.]
AuthorNI   Scott
Qualification   ---
Year   1954
Status   Synonym
Chondrichthyes Chondrichthyes
Pristiformes Pristiformes
Family   Trygonorrhinidae
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Genus   Trygonorrhina
Subgenus   ---

Class   Chondrichthyes
Order   Pristiformes
Family   Trygonorrhinidae
Genus   Trygonorrhina
Original Name   Trygonorrhina        
Taxon Name   melaleuca
Original Combination   Trygonorrhina melaleuca
Original Genus  
Original Genus Species   Trygonorrhina melaleuca
OriginalSubGenus   Trygonorrhina
Original Author   Scott
Original AuthorWI   Scott [T. D.]
Original Qualification   ---
Original Year   1954
Original Family  
Original SubFamily   ---
Original Level   species
Type Locality   Kingscote, Kangaroo Island, 35°39'S, 137°38'E, South Australia.
Type Catalogue   Type catalog: Glover 1976:169 [ref. 19449].
Primary Code   Holotype
Primary Type   SAMA F.2769 + cast F.2769
Journal   Rec. S. Aust. Mus. (Adelaide)
Citation   v. 11 (no. 2)
Page   106
Illustrations   Fig. 1

SubSpecies AuthorWI ---
Qualification SS ---

Current Subspecies AuthorWI ---

Current Genus Species Trygonorrhina dumerilii
Current Species dumerilii
Current Genus Trygonorrhina
Current AuthorWI Castelnau [F. L.]
Current AuthorNI Castelnau
Current Year 1873
Current Family Trygonorrhinidae
Current Subfamily
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Habitat marine.        
Water Salt water
Habitat Notes Occurs in shallow water.

Current Summary   Synonym of Trygonorrhina dumerilii  (Castelnau 1873). Trygonorrhinidae.
Name History   •Valid as Trygonorrhina melaleuca Scott 1954 -- (Paxton et al. 1989:54 [ref. 12442], Gomon et al. 1994:171 [ref. 22532], Last & Stevens 1994:294 [ref. 23873], Compagno 1999:486 [ref. 25589], Paxton et al. 2006:179 [ref. 28994], Gomon 2008:107 [ref. 30616] but possible mutant). •Synonym of Trygonorrhina dumerilii (Castelnau 1873) -- (Donnellan et al. 2015:367 [ref. 33864], Weigmann 2016:88 [ref. 34211]).

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dumerilii Trygonorrhina dumerilii (Castelnau [F. L.] 1873)Valid
fasciata Trygonorrhina fasciata Müller [J.] & Henle [F. G. J.] (ex Banks) 1841Valid
fasciata guanerius Trygonorrhina fasciata guanerius Whitley [G. P.] 1932Synonym
guaneria Trygonorrhina guaneria Whitley [G. P.] 1932Synonym
guanerius Trygonorrhina guanerius Whitley [G. P.] 1932Synonym
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