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Class: Elasmobranchii
Order: Rhinopristiformes
Family: Rhinidae Wedgefishes
Subfamily: Rhininae
Genus: Rhina

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Photo by Awai, M.

Indo-West Pacific
Max. Length 300 cm TL
Rhina ancylostoma Bloch & Schneider, 1801

Photo by Awai, M.
 
Rhina ancylostoma
[Bowmouth guitarfish]
1 Species of Family Rhinidae
Subfamily: Rhininae with Genus Rhina
(Wedgefishes)
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Year Scientific Name English Name Distribution Max. Length (cm)
1801 Rhina ancylostoma Bowmouth guitarfish Indo-West Pacific 300 TL



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