Definition of Mobula hypostoma
1. Noun. Small manta (to 4 feet) that travels in schools.
Generic synonyms: Devilfish, Manta, Manta Ray
Group relationships: Genus Mobula, Mobula
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Literary usage of Mobula hypostoma
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1. Fishes by David Starr Jordan (1907)
"The European species Mobula edentula reaches a similarly enormous size, and Mobula hypostoma has been scantily described from Jamaica and Brazil. ..."
2. Bulletin of the Bureau of Fisheries by United States Bureau of Fisheries, Bureau of Fisheries, United States (1916)
"Mobula hypostoma, teeth of a male from Cape Lookout, NC FIG. 4. ... Mobula hypostoma, a catch of nine, taken by Mr. Russell J. Coles (second from the ..."