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Shortnose guitarfish

(Zapteryx brevirostris)

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Description

Zapteryx brevirostris is a fish species from the family of the violin trophies (Rhinobatidae).The scientific name of the species has been validly published for the first time in 1841 by Müller & Henle.

Taxonomic tree:

Domain:
Kingdom: Animalia
Phylum:
Class: Elasmobranchii
Order:Rhinopristiformes
Family:Rhinobatidae
Genus:Zapteryx
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