Urogymnus dalyensis (Last & Manjaji-Matsumoto, 2008),

White, William T. & Ko’Ou, Alfred, 2018, An annotated checklist of the chondrichthyans of Papua New Guinea, Zootaxa 4411 (1), pp. 1-82: 63

publication ID

https://doi.org/10.11646/zootaxa.4411.1

publication LSID

lsid:zoobank.org:pub:255EE06E-3171-41F3-BB3D-E7D29537A292

persistent identifier

http://treatment.plazi.org/id/735C87F1-8A68-FF90-9BF6-FB765F798FFB

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scientific name

Urogymnus dalyensis (Last & Manjaji-Matsumoto, 2008)
status

 

Urogymnus dalyensis (Last & Manjaji-Matsumoto, 2008) 

Freshwater Whipray

Himantura dalyensis Last & Manjaji-Matsumoto 2008: 284  , Figs 1View FIGURE 1, 2aView FIGURE 2, 3–4. Holotype: CSIRO H 2503-01. Type locality: Pentecost River (Bindola Creek junction), Western Australia.

Local synonymy: Himantura  sp.— Compagno & Roberts, 1982: 337, fig. 12 (Lake Murray). Himantura  sp. undet.— Kailola, 1987: 29 (Fly River). Himantura  chaophraya— Monkolprasit & Roberts, 1990: 207 (Fly River basin; in this species group); Last & Stevens, 1994: 399 (Fly River Basin). Himantura  dalyensis— Last & Manjaji- Matsumoto, 2008: 289 (possibly Fly River Basin); Last & Stevens, 2009: 442 (possibly Fly River Basin). Urogymnus dalyensis  —Last et al., 2016a: 615 (Fly River Basin); White et al., 2018: 268, figs ( PNG).

PNG voucher material: None.

Remarks: First recorded from PNG by Compagno & Roberts (1982), as Himantura  sp., from the Fly River basin. Fly River record (photograph only) was considered as belonging to the Himantura chaophraya  (= Urogymnus polylepis (Bleeker, 1852))  species group. Specimens needed to confirm it is conspecific with this species. Possibly widespread in the extensive river systems of PNG. Previously placed in the genus Himantura  .

Kingdom

Animalia

Phylum

Chordata

Class

Chondrichthyes

Order

Myliobatiformes

Family

Dasyatidae

Genus

Urogymnus

Loc

Urogymnus dalyensis (Last & Manjaji-Matsumoto, 2008)

White, William T. & Ko’Ou, Alfred 2018
2018
Loc

Himantura dalyensis

Last & Manjaji-Matsumoto 2008: 284
2008
Loc

Himantura

Muller & Henle 1837
1837
Loc

Himantura

Muller & Henle 1837
1837
Loc

Himantura

Muller & Henle 1837
1837
Loc

Himantura

Muller & Henle 1837
1837