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    • Rajiformes
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Recent observations

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What

Rays Order Rajiformes

Observer

danielgeorge

Date

April 29, 2007 09:00 AM PDT

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P2280251

What

Brown Stingray Dasyatis lata

Observer

davidr

Date

February 28, 2015 03:34 AM HST

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P2180103

What

Reef Manta Ray Manta alfredi

Observer

davidr

Date

February 18, 2015 06:15 AM TKT

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Photos / Sounds

Square

Observer

npollock66

Date

November 27, 2010

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Square

What

wedgefishes Genus Rhynchobatus

Observer

sunnetchan

Date

March 27, 2013 05:49 PM HKT

Description

Sharks and Rays (Subclass Elasmobranchii)

Photos / Sounds

P2150081

What

Reef Manta Ray Manta alfredi

Observer

davidr

Date

February 15, 2015 03:11 AM HST

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Observer

carmelo_lopez

Date

November 2, 2014

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Square

What

Spotted Eagle Ray Aetobatus narinari

Observer

carmelo_lopez

Date

October 30, 2014

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Square

What

Whiptail stingray Dasyatis brevis

Observer

carmelo_lopez

Date

October 29, 2014

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Pict0417

What

Southern Stingray Dasyatis americana

Observer

lovelyclemmy

Date

January 21, 2015 09:45 AM GYT

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What

Spotted Eagle Ray Aetobatus narinari

Observer

lovelyclemmy

Date

January 18, 2015 12:00 PM GYT

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What

Bluespotted Stingray Taeniura lymma

Observer

lovelyclemmy

Date

August 29, 2013 06:30 PM EET

Place

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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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