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Recent observations

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What

Blotched Fantail Ray Taeniura meyeni

Date

January 31, 2011

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Blotched Fantail Ray Taeniura meyeni

Date

January 31, 2011

Place

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Observer

jimjohnson

Date

March 30, 2015

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What

Raya jaspeada (Aetobatus narinari) Aetobatus narinari

Date

February 27, 2015

Place

(Somewhere...)

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What

Bat Ray Myliobatis californica

Observer

damontighe

Date

May 16, 2015 07:04 PM PDT

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What

New Zealand Eagle Ray Myliobatis tenuicaudatus

Observer

lisa_bennett

Date

May 11, 2008

Description

Eagle rays were trying to get in as shallow water as possible, trying to escape the orca in the harbour.

Photos / Sounds

What

Bluespotted Ribbontail Ray Taeniura lymma

Observer

lisa_bennett

Date

May 28, 2012

Place

(Somewhere...)

Description

Seen while snorkelling.

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Guitarfishes Family Rhinobatidae

Observer

marcelohj

Date

the past

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What

Bluespotted Ribbontail Ray Taeniura lymma

Observer

marcelohj

Date

the past

Place

(Somewhere...)

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What

Bat Ray Myliobatis californica

Observer

kiloueka

Date

August 25, 2013 03:51 AM PDT

Place

Avalon Bay (Google, OSM)

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What

Southern Stingray Dasyatis americana

Observer

lhiggins

Date

May 7, 2015 01:51 PM EDT

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What

bat ray Myliobatis californica

Observer

s1ipps

Date

May 5, 2015 01:52 PM PDT

Description

at least 2 rays in mudflats at high tide

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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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