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Date

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Date

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Date

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Date

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Description

Manta redonda observada en la playa de Bahía San Gabriel dentro del PN Zona Marina del Archipiélago de Espíritu Santo

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Eagle Rays Family Myliobatidae

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laurence3

Date

June 29, 2015 01:17 PM PDT

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Cow-nosed Ray Rhinoptera bonasus

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coreyjlange

Date

May 24, 2013

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coreyjlange

Date

February 10, 2013

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yoshie

Date

the past

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Yellow Stingray Urobatis jamaicensis

Date

June 17, 2015

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Roughtail Stingray Dasyatis centroura

Observer

rpmann

Date

June 6, 2015

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Southern Stingray Dasyatis americana

Observer

iveirizarry

Date

June 2, 2015 12:08 PM EDT

Description

right off the beach feeding by the sea grass bed

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Sixgill Stingrays Family Hexatrygonidae

Observer

xnycx

Date

June 2, 2015 12:06 PM PDT
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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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