Urogymnus asperrimus

(BLOCH & SCHNEIDER, 1801)


Porcupine ray
Classification: Elasmobranchii Myliobatiformes Dasyatidae

Reference of the original description
BLOCH, M.E. & SCHNEIDER, J.G. (1801)
M.E. Blochii Systema Ichthyologiae iconibus ex illustratum. Post obitum auctoris opus inchoatum absolvit, correxit, interpolavit. J.G. Schneider, Saxo: 584 p., 110 pl.

Image of the original description
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Synonyms / new combinations and misspellings
Anacanthus africanus, Anacanthus asperrimus, Raja africana*, Raja asperrima, Rhachinotus africanus, Urogymnus africana, Urogymnus africanus, Urogymnus aperrimus, Urogymnus asperatus, Urogymnus asperrimus solanderi, Urogymnus rhombeus

Types
Urogymnus asperrimus
Holotype: ZMB: 7836
Raja africana*

Urogymnus asperrimus solanderi
Holotype: QM: I.1112 QM: I.1113 QM: I.1114
Urogymnus rhombeus
Syntype: SMNS: 1630; ZMB: 10864


Description :


Citation: Urogymnus asperrimus (BLOCH & SCHNEIDER, 1801): In: Database of modern sharks, rays and chimaeras, www.shark-references.com, World Wide Web electronic publication, Version 01/2019

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Parasites (arranged by Jürgen Pollerspöck)
Monogenea
  • Dendromonocotyle pipinna CHISHOLM & WHITTINGTON, 2004 [7386]
  • Dendromonocotyle urogymni CHISHOLM & WHITTINGTON, 2009 [8717]
  • Neoentobdella baggioi WHITTINGTON & KEARN, 2009 [9458]

Cestoda
  • Acanthobothrium coronatum (RUDOLPHI, 1819) VAN BENEDEN, 1850 [16448]
  • Acanthobothrium urogymni (HORNELL, 1912) BAER & EUZET, 1962 [16175]
  • Phyllobothrium lintoni (SOUTHWELL, 1912) [26667] [16443]
  • Phyllobothrium pammicrum SHIPLEY & HORNELL, 1906 [16443]
  • Pillersium owenium SOUTHWELL, 1927 [16410]
  • Prochristianella butlerae BEVERIDGE, 1990 [17404]
  • Rhinebothrium devaneyi BROOKS & DEARDORFF, 1988 [7609]
  • Tetragonocephalum sp. [23959]

Nematoda
Hirudinea
  • Pterobdella amara KABURAKI, 1921 [14676]