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Creative Commons Flickr Photos Tagged "Rajiformes."

Recent observations

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What

Bluespotted Ribbontail Ray Taeniura lymma

Observer

lovelyclemmy

Date

June 23, 2015 01:30 PM EET

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River Stingrays Family Potamotrygonidae

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julago

Date

August 1, 2015 10:33 AM EDT

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Description

Sting rays at new jersey zoo

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Rays Order Rajiformes

Date

February 16, 2015

Description

Imagen obtenida durante la realización del proyecto de doctorado de Julieta Maldonado , quien trabaja con la ecología del erizo del mar en el Parque Nacional Arrecifes de Xcalak.

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Southern Stingray Dasyatis americana

Observer

julago

Date

April 16, 2015 09:50 AM EDT

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(Somewhere...)

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Reef Manta Ray Manta alfredi

Observer

luckybomber15

Date

March 30, 2015

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(Somewhere...)

Description

OLYMPUS DIGITAL CAMERA

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Yellow Stingray Urobatis jamaicensis

Observer

simbiosisx

Date

July 26, 2015

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Rays Order Rajiformes

Observer

albertomendoza

Date

October 19, 2013

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albertomendoza

Date

October 18, 2013

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albertomendoza

Date

October 16, 2013

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Rays Order Rajiformes

Observer

nicoolejnik

Date

June 23, 2011

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Square

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Rays Order Rajiformes

Observer

squalo94

Date

August 13, 2014 08:57 AM SAST

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What

Bat Ray Myliobatis californica

Observer

damontighe

Date

July 24, 2015 06:49 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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