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: a small genus of widely distributed stingrays that is usually placed in the family Dasyatidae but sometimes in a separate family (Gynuridae) and includes the butterfly rays


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taxonomic synonym of echino-sorex

Word History



New Latin, from gymn- + -ura

New Latin, from gymn- + -ura

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“Gymnura.” Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, Accessed 21 Apr. 2024.

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