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Class: Elasmobranchii
Order: Myliobatiformes
Family: Dasyatidae Stingrays
Subfamily: Dasyatinae
Genus: Hemitrygon

(See list of species below)



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10 species (see list below)

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Photo by CAFS

Northwest Pacific
Max. Length 200 cm TL
Hemitrygon akajei (Müller & Henle, 1841)

Photo by CAFS
 
Hemitrygon akajei
[Whip stingray]

Photo by Iranian Fisheries Research Organization (IFRO)

Northwest Pacific
Max. Length 50 cm WD
Hemitrygon bennettii (Müller & Henle, 1841)

Photo by Iranian Fisheries Research Organization (IFRO)
 
Hemitrygon bennettii
[Bennett's stingray]

Photo by FAO

Southwest Pacific
Max. Length 130 cm TL
Hemitrygon fluviorum (Ogilby, 1908)

Photo by FAO
 
Hemitrygon fluviorum
[Estuary stingray]

Photo by Shiina, M.

Northwest Pacific
Max. Length 41.8 cm WD
Hemitrygon izuensis (Nishida & Nakaya, 1988)

Photo by Shiina, M.
 
Hemitrygon izuensis
[Izu stingray]

Photo by National Museum of Marine Science and Technology, Taiwan

Northwest Pacific
Max. Length 37 cm WD
Hemitrygon laevigata (Chu, 1960)

Photo by National Museum of Marine Science and Technology, Taiwan
 
Hemitrygon laevigata
[Yantai stingray]

Photo by Warren, T.

Southeast Asia
Max. Length 62 cm WD
Hemitrygon laosensis (Roberts & Karnasuta, 1987)

Photo by Warren, T.
 
Hemitrygon laosensis
[Mekong stingray]
No picture found
Western Pacific, endemic
Max. Length 31 cm WD

 
Hemitrygon longicauda
[Merauke stingray]

Photo by Shao, K.T.

Northwest Pacific
Max. Length 32 cm WD
Hemitrygon navarrae (Steindachner, 1892)

Photo by Shao, K.T.
 
Hemitrygon navarrae
[Blackish stingray]

Photo by Krajangdara, T. & S. Rodpradit

Eastern Indian Ocean and
Max. Length 51 cm WD
Hemitrygon parvonigra (Last & White, 2008)

Photo by Krajangdara, T. & S. Rodpradit
 
Hemitrygon parvonigra
[Dwarf black stingray]
No picture found
Northwest Pacific

 
Hemitrygon sinensis
[Chinese stingray]
10 Species of Family Dasyatidae
Subfamily: Dasyatinae with Genus Hemitrygon
(Stingrays)
Sort by: Species Length Year
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Year Scientific Name English Name Distribution Max. Length (cm)
1841 Hemitrygon akajei Whip stingray Northwest Pacific 200 TL
1841 Hemitrygon bennettii Bennett's stingray Northwest Pacific 50 WD
1908 Hemitrygon fluviorum Estuary stingray Southwest Pacific 130 TL
1988 Hemitrygon izuensis Izu stingray Northwest Pacific 41.8 WD
1960 Hemitrygon laevigata Yantai stingray Northwest Pacific 37 WD
1987 Hemitrygon laosensis Mekong stingray Southeast Asia 62 WD
2013 Hemitrygon longicauda Merauke stingray Western Pacific, endemic 31 WD
1892 Hemitrygon navarrae Blackish stingray Northwest Pacific 32 WD
2008 Hemitrygon parvonigra Dwarf black stingray Eastern Indian Ocean and 51 WD
1892 Hemitrygon sinensis Chinese stingray Northwest Pacific



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