Electrolux addisoni Compagno & Heemstra, 2007, Heteronarce Regan, 1921,

Ebert, David A., Wintner, Sabine P. & Kyne, Peter M., 2021, An annotated checklist of the chondrichthyans of South Africa, Zootaxa 4947 (1), pp. 1-127: 70

publication ID

https://doi.org/10.11646/zootaxa.4947.1.1

publication LSID

lsid:zoobank.org:pub:7F3B4794-65CF-4691-A330-78A423F2606F

DOI

http://doi.org/10.5281/zenodo.4614869

persistent identifier

http://treatment.plazi.org/id/039287A1-952C-FFCB-CFF7-5905FDE924A0

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scientific name

Electrolux addisoni Compagno & Heemstra, 2007 Heteronarce Regan, 1921
status

 

Electrolux addisoni Compagno & Heemstra, 2007 

Ornate Sleeper Ray

Electrolux addisoni Compagno & Heemstra, 2007: 22  , fig. 1. Holotype: SAIAB 78777View Materials. Type locality: On   GoogleMaps reef off Manaba Beach, near Margate, southern KwaZulu-Natal, 30°51.4'S, 30°23.1'E, South Africa.

Local synonymy: Heteronarce  sp. nov.: Compagno, 1999: 116. Electrolux addisoni: Compagno & Heemstra, 2007: 22  , fig. 1; Ebert & van Hees, 2015: 146; de Carvalho, 2016: 173, fig. 16.1; Weigmann, 2016: 912.

South Africa voucher material: Holotype: SAIAB 78777View Materials  . Paratype: SAM 36908View Materials  .

South African distribution: Endemic. Presently known off the KZN coast from Tee Barge to Coffee Bay (EC) ( Compagno & Heemstra, 2007).

Remarks: This relatively new genus and species has been known for years by divers along the KZN coast, but was not described until 2007. The known distribution of the species is only within a 310 km stretch of coastline and inside the 50 m isobath ( Compagno & Heemstra, 2007).

Conservation status: LC (2019).

Genus Heteronarce Regan, 1921 

Soft Sleeper Rays

Heteronarce Regan, 1921: 414  . Type species: Heteronarce garmani Regan, 1921  , type by subsequent designation.

Genus Heteronarce Regan, 1921 

Soft Sleeper Rays

Heteronarce Regan, 1921: 414  . Type species: Heteronarce garmani Regan, 1921  , type by subsequent designation.

SAM

South African Museum

Kingdom

Animalia

Phylum

Chordata

Class

Elasmobranchii

Order

Torpediniformes

Family

Narkidae

Genus

Electrolux

Kingdom

Animalia

Phylum

Chordata

Class

Elasmobranchii

Order

Torpediniformes

Family

Narkidae

Loc

Electrolux addisoni Compagno & Heemstra, 2007 Heteronarce Regan, 1921

Ebert, David A., Wintner, Sabine P. & Kyne, Peter M. 2021
2021
Loc

Electrolux addisoni Compagno & Heemstra, 2007: 22

Compagno, L. J. V. & Heemstra, P. C. 2007: 22
2007
Loc

Heteronarce

Regan, C. T. 1921: 414
1921