family Dasyatidae


family Dasyatidae
noun
sting rays
Syn: ↑Dasyatidae
Hypernyms: ↑fish family
Member Holonyms: ↑Rajiformes, ↑order Rajiformes, ↑Batoidei, ↑order Batoidei
Member Meronyms: ↑stingray, ↑Dasyatis, ↑genus Dasyatis, ↑Gymnura, ↑genus Gymnura

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