Brevitrygon javaensis (Last & White, 2013)
Javan whipray
Brevitrygon javaensis
photo by Last P.R. & W.T. White

Family:  Dasyatidae (Stingrays), subfamily: Urogymninae
Max. size:  21.2 cm WD (male/unsexed); 23.4 cm WD (female)
Environment:  demersal
Distribution:  Eastern Indian Ocean: Java, Indonesia.
Biology:  Apparently benthic on soft bottoms near coast. Caught by trammel nets (Ref. 114953).
IUCN Red List Status: Not Evaluated (N.E.) Ref. (120744)
Threat to humans:  harmless
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Entered by: Capuli, Estelita Emily - 31.05.17

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