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Class: Elasmobranchii
Order: Myliobatiformes
Family: Dasyatidae Stingrays

Genus: Pastinachus

(See list of species below)



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5 species (see list below)

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Photo by Krajangdara, T. & M. Sumontha

Indo-West Pacific

Pastinachus ater (Macleay, 1883)

Photo by Krajangdara, T. & M. Sumontha
 
Pastinachus ater
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No picture found
Western Pacific
Max. Length 83 cm WD

 
Pastinachus gracilicaudus
[Narrowtail stingray]

Photo by Banks, I.

Indo-West Pacific
Max. Length 183 cm WD
Pastinachus sephen (Forsskål, 1775)

Photo by Banks, I.
 
Pastinachus sephen
[Cowtail stingray]
No picture found
Western Pacific
Max. Length 45 cm WD

 
Pastinachus solocirostris
[Roughnose stingray]

Photo by Fahmi

Asia
Max. Length 42.8 cm WD
Pastinachus stellurostris Last, Fahmi & Naylor, 2010

Photo by Fahmi
 
Pastinachus stellurostris
[Starrynose stingray]
5 Species of Family Dasyatidae with Genus Pastinachus
(Stingrays)
Sort by: Species Length Year
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Year Scientific Name English Name Distribution Max. Length (cm)
1883 Pastinachus ater Indo-West Pacific
2010 Pastinachus gracilicaudus Narrowtail stingray Western Pacific 83 WD
1775 Pastinachus sephen Cowtail stingray Indo-West Pacific 183 WD
2005 Pastinachus solocirostris Roughnose stingray Western Pacific 45 WD
2010 Pastinachus stellurostris Starrynose stingray Asia 42.8 WD



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