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Noun1.Batoidei - fish with dorsoventrally flattened bodiesBatoidei - fish with dorsoventrally flattened bodies; includes: rays; skates; guitarfishes; sawfishes
animal order - the order of animals
family Pristidae, Pristidae - large primitive rays with elongated snouts
family Rhinobatidae, Rhinobatidae - primitive rays with guitar-shaped bodies
family Mobulidae, Mobulidae - large rays lacking venomous spines: mantas
family Rajidae, Rajidae - bottom-dwelling tropical rays: skates
References in periodicals archive ?
Hulley PA (1972) The origin, interrelationships and distribution of South African Rajidae (Chondrichdiyes, Batoidei).