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Rhinoptera vespertilio Girard, 1856
Ambiguous synonym for Myliobatis californica Girard, 1856
Check Catalog of Fishes: Genus: Rhinoptera; Species: vespertilio; Original reference
  Current accepted name :   
  Status details:   
homonym, original combination
  Status ref. :   
  Comment :   
Secondarily preoccupied by Myliobatis vespertilio Bleeker 1852 when in Myliobatis; replaced by Myliobatis californicus Gill 1865.
  Etymology of Generic name : 
Greek, rhinos = nose + Greek,pteron = fin, wing (Ref. 45335).
Etymology of specific name : 
  Status in Catalogue of Life:   
Ambiguous synonym

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