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  • Chinese (Traditional)
    • 犁頭鰩科
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    • Rhinobatidae
  • English
    • Guitarfishes
  • Spanish
    • Rayas guitarra

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Recent observations

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Guitarfishes Family Rhinobatidae

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dwest

Date

June 26, 2015 01:06 PM PDT

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Atlantic Guitarfish Rhinobatos lentiginosus

Observer

aaronramon

Date

June 2, 2011 02:00 PM CDT

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Description

A fairly common capture in sport trawl nets in the Lower Laguna Madre over mixed sand/sea grass bottom in approximately 2 meters depth during the summer of 2011. Released unharmed.

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Guitarfishes Family Rhinobatidae

Observer

ebadian

Date

February 14, 2015

Description

satan fish
Persian gulf & mashhad museum

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Thornback Guitarfish Platyrhinoidis triseriata

Observer

zabbey

Date

June 1, 2015

Description

Washed up dead on the beach

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Common Guitarfish Rhinobatos rhinobatos

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paulcools

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Guitarfishes Family Rhinobatidae

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marcelohj

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the past

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Thornback Guitarfish Platyrhinoidis triseriata

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mramoscorrea

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Thornback Guitarfish Platyrhinoidis triseriata

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jen_1229

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Shovelnose Guitarfish Rhinobatos productus

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rkharwood

Date

September 3, 2014

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wedgefishes Genus Rhynchobatus

Observer

sunnetchan

Date

March 27, 2013 05:49 PM HKT

Description

Sharks and Rays (Subclass Elasmobranchii)

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Eastern Shovelnose Ray Aptychotrema rostrata

Observer

miky2rude

Date

January 18, 2015 01:32 PM AEST

Description

Observed swimming in the shallows at happy bay Long Island in the whitsundays

The Eastern Shovelnose Ray can be recognised by its wedge-shaped disc, its long triangular snout and its colouration. It is usually sandy-coloured above and may have darker blotches. The lower surface is white with irregular dark flecks. the species grows to 1.2 m in length. - See more at: http://australianmuseum.net.au/Eastern-Shovelnose-Ray-Aptychotrema-rostrata/#sthash.MqSEHKTY.dpuf

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Thornback Guitarfish Platyrhinoidis triseriata

Observer

john8

Date

August 13, 2008 02:29 PM PDT

Description

Found dead on Imperial Beach

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Description from Wikipedia

The guitarfish are a family, Rhinobatidae, of rays. The guitarfish are known for an elongated body with a flattened head and trunk and small ray like wings. The combined range of the various species is tropical, subtropical and temperate waters worldwide. They often travel in large schools.

No range data available.