Whitespotted whipray (Himantura gerrardi)

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Whitespotted whipray fact file

Whitespotted whipray description

KingdomAnimalia
PhylumChordata
ClassChondrichthyes
OrderRajiformes
FamilyDasyatidae
GenusHimantura (1)

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Whitespotted whipray status

Classified as Vulnerable (VU) on the IUCN Red List (1).

IUCN Red List species status – Vulnerable

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References

  1. IUCN Red List (February, 2010)
    http://www.iucnredlist.org
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Whitespotted whipray on sandy sea floor  
Whitespotted whipray on sandy sea floor

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