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Recent observations

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What

New Zealand Eagle Ray Myliobatis tenuicaudatus

Observer

d_kluza

Date

February 5, 2016

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What

New Zealand Eagle Ray Myliobatis tenuicaudatus

Observer

d_kluza

Date

February 4, 2016

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New Zealand Eagle Ray Myliobatis tenuicaudatus

Observer

d_kluza

Date

February 4, 2016

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What

Common stingray Dasyatis pastinaca

Observer

dakhlarovers

Date

January 15, 2005

Description

We were working in Libya and our job included lots of diving. This time the spot was in one of the few sheltered bays in the Easter side of the Country, Ras al Hilal bay. The place hosted a small fish farm, and this stingray way picking up dead fish falling from the floating cages.

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What

bluntnose stingray Dasyatis say

Observer

bogslogger

Date

August 12, 2013

Description

In St. Joseph Bay in Florida. I just detained it long enough for a few photos.

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What

Yellow Stingray Urobatis jamaicensis

Observer

marvin2

Date

January 30, 2016 09:00 AM EST

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What

Southern Stingray Dasyatis americana

Observer

erecesd

Date

October 10, 2015

Description

Es una especie de elasmobranquio rajiforme de la familia Dasyatidae propia de los mares tropicales y subtropicales del Océano Atlántico meridional, el mar Caribe y el Golfo de México. Tiene un cuerpo plano, de forma diamantada, con un color marrón fango en la parte superior y blanco en el vientre. La lengüeta en su cola es venenosa y la utiliza para la autodefensa.

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What

Xingu River Ray Potamotrygon leopoldi

Observer

eattaway92

Date

March 23, 2013 12:08 PM CDT

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New Zealand Eagle Ray Myliobatis tenuicaudatus

Observer

jon_sullivan

Date

January 11, 2016 05:25 PM NZDT

Description

A stingray, probably an eagle ray (Myliobatis tenuicaudatus), cruising in the shallows.

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What

Spotted Eagle Ray Aetobatus narinari

Observer

catabbott

Date

May 1, 2013

Place

(Somewhere...)

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What

Skates Family Rajidae

Observer

anudibranchmom

Date

January 21, 2016 01:52 PM PST

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What

New Zealand Eagle Ray Myliobatis tenuicaudatus

Observer

parkecology

Date

January 20, 2016 04:53 PM TOT
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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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