genus Dasyatis


Also found in: Thesaurus.
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.genus Dasyatis - type genus of the Dasyatidaegenus Dasyatis - type genus of the Dasyatidae  
fish genus - any of various genus of fish
Dasyatis centroura, roughtail stingray - one of the largest stingrays; found from Cape Cod to Cape Hatteras
References in periodicals archive ?
Taxonomy of the genus Dasyatis (Elasmobranchii, Dasyatididae) from the North Pacific.
The genus Neotrygon Castelnau was resurrected as a valid generic name for a group of maskrays by Last & White (2008), whose members were previously assigned to the genus Dasyatis.