Taeniurops meyeni (Müller & Henle, 1841),

White, William T. & Ko’Ou, Alfred, 2018, An annotated checklist of the chondrichthyans of Papua New Guinea, Zootaxa 4411 (1), pp. 1-82: 62

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/735C87F1-8A6B-FF93-9BF6-FAF459D98F8E

treatment provided by

Plazi

scientific name

Taeniurops meyeni (Müller & Henle, 1841)
status

 

Taeniurops meyeni (Müller & Henle, 1841) 

Blotched Fantail Ray

Taeniura meyeni Müller & Henle, 1841: 172  , pl. 55. Syntypes: MNHN 0000-2428, ZMB 4660View Materials. Type locality: Mauritius, Mascarenes , southwestern Indian Ocean. 

Local synonymy: Taeniura  melanospilos— Kailola, 1987: 29 (Bougainville). Taeniura meyeni  — Allen et al., 2003: 112 (Milne Bay); Hamilton et al., 2009: 73 (northern Bismarck Archipelago). Taeniurops  meyeni— White et al., 2018: 262, figs (PNG).

PNG voucher material: None.

Remarks: First recorded from PNG by Kailola (1987) as Taeniura melanospilos  from Bougainville, based on a destroyed specimen, KFRS E.388 (tail only) collected from Bougainville in 1969. Observed underwater, and verified from photographs, recently from Kavieng district of New Ireland.

Kingdom

Animalia

Phylum

Chordata

Class

Chondrichthyes

Order

Myliobatiformes

Family

Dasyatidae

Genus

Taeniurops

Loc

Taeniurops meyeni (Müller & Henle, 1841)

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

Taeniurops

Garman 1913
1913
Loc

Taeniura meyeni Müller & Henle, 1841: 172

Muller & Henle 1841: 172
1841
Loc

Taeniura meyeni

Muller & Henle 1841
1841
Loc

Taeniura

Muller & Henle 1837
1837