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Porcupine Ray Urogymnus asperrimus

Date

November 12, 2008

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Shovelnose Guitarfish Rhinobatos productus

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November 8, 2008

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Roughtail Stingray Dasyatis centroura

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mandy4

Date

July 20, 2015 07:11 AM CDT

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Description

Saw on Miramar Beach, FL

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Southern Stingray Dasyatis americana

Date

August 29, 2015

Description

Un ejemplar albino que tuve la fortuna de encontrar

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jaico

Date

July 9, 2015 03:32 PM CDT

Description

La foto no es muy convincente, pero a simple vista era mucho mas visible

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Bluespotted Ribbontail Ray Taeniura lymma

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lovelyclemmy

Date

August 13, 2015 03:00 PM EET

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Smooth Butterfly Ray Gymnura micrura

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kimberlietx

Date

July 27, 2012 04:31 PM CDT

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Southern Stingray Dasyatis americana

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marisa_a

Date

August 8, 2015

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Yellow Stingray Urobatis jamaicensis

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marisa_a

Date

August 8, 2015

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Bat Ray Myliobatis californica

Observer

tomv

Date

August 27, 2015

Description

Kinda hard to see in this photo, but I have a video of this beauty, can I add videos to inat?

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Blotched Fantail Ray Taeniura meyeni

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davidr

Date

August 11, 2015 05:37 AM HST

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Rays Order Rajiformes

Observer

alejandros

Date

July 15, 2015

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Description from Wikipedia

Rajiformes is one of the four orders in the superorder Batoidea, flattened cartilaginous fishes related to sharks. Rajiforms are distinguished by the presence of greatly enlarged pectoral fins, which reach as far forward as the sides of the head, with a generally flattened body. The undulatory pectoral fin motion diagnostic to this taxon is known as rajiform locomotion. The eyes and spiracles are located on the upper surface of the head and the gill slits are...

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