Definition of Genus Rhinoptera

1. Noun. A genus of Myliobatidae.

Exact synonyms: Rhinoptera
Generic synonyms: Fish Genus
Group relationships: Family Myliobatidae, Myliobatidae
Member holonyms: Cow-nosed Ray, Cownose Ray, Rhinoptera Bonasus



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Lexicographical Neighbors of Genus Rhinoptera

genus Reithrodontomys
genus Remilegia
genus Reseda
genus Retama
genus Reticulitermes
genus Retrophyllum
genus Rhagoletis
genus Rhamnus
genus Rhapis
genus Rhea
genus Rheum
genus Rhexia
genus Rhincodon
genus Rhinoceros
genus Rhinonicteris
genus Rhinoptera (current term)
genus Rhipsalis
genus Rhizobium
genus Rhizoctinia
genus Rhizophora
genus Rhizopogon
genus Rhizopus
genus Rhodanthe
genus Rhododendron
genus Rhodosphaera
genus Rhodymenia
genus Rhus
genus Rhyacotriton
genus Rhynchoelaps
genus Rhyncostylis

Literary usage of Genus Rhinoptera

Below you will find example usage of this term as found in modern and/or classical literature:

1. Proceedings of the Geologists' Association by Geologists' Association (1900)
"The English Eocene teeth may have belonged to a similar fish, buc no distinctive features can be observed in the dentition. GENUS Rhinoptera or ..."

2. Library of Natural History by Richard Lydekker (1901)
"In a third genus (Rhinoptera), of which there are seven living and several Tertiary species, the so-called fins on the muzzle are likewise double, ..."

3. Reports of the North Carolina Geological and Economic Survey (1907)
"Genus RHINOPTERA Kuhl. Cow-nosed Rays. Body brc%der than long, but not so broad as in other genera; cephalic fin emarginate and below level of pectorals, ..."

4. The Fishes of North Carolina by Hugh McCormick Smith (1907)
"Genus RHINOPTERA Kuhl. Cow-nosed Rays. Body broader than long, but not so broad as in other genera; cephalic fin emarginate and below level of pectorals, ..."

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