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Recent observations

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What

Spotted Eagle Ray Aetobatus narinari

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fadiyaghmour

Date

May 3, 2016 07:29 AM GST

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Undulate Ray Raja undulata

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mnolito

Date

April 29, 2016

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Atlantic Stingray Dasyatis sabina

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apivec

Date

May 5, 2016 07:05 PM CDT

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Manta Ray Manta birostris

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kimberly11

Date

August 3, 2015

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parquenacional

Date

May 2, 2016

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Bat Ray Myliobatis californica

Observer

anudibranchmom

Date

May 2, 2016 12:41 PM PDT

Description

Cruising past the dock

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Atlantic Stingray Dasyatis sabina

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ethan8

Date

October 26, 2015 11:45 PM EDT

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What

Rays Order Rajiformes

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vivian5

Date

April 29, 2016 02:48 PM PDT

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Spotted Round Stingray Urobatis maculatus

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alfonso8

Date

April 11, 2016 08:59 AM PDT

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Cow-nosed Ray Rhinoptera bonasus

Observer

shannon20

Date

March 30, 2016 01:23 PM EDT

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Bat Ray Myliobatis californica

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alfonso8

Date

July 15, 2015 10:41 PM PDT

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Manta Ray Manta birostris

Observer

joannerapley

Date

April 29, 2011 11:04 AM AWST

Place

(Somewhere...)
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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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