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Class: Elasmobranchii
Order: Myliobatiformes
Family: Dasyatidae Stingrays

Genus: Urogymnus

(See list of species below)



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6 species (see list below)

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Western Pacific
Max. Length 161 cm WD

 
Urogymnus acanthobothrium
[Mumburarr whipray]

Photo by Randall, J.E.

Indo-Pacific
Max. Length 147 cm WD
Urogymnus asperrimus (Bloch & Schneider, 1801)

Photo by Randall, J.E.
 
Urogymnus asperrimus
[Porcupine whipray]

Photo by Wilson, D.

Oceania
Max. Length 124 cm WD
Urogymnus dalyensis (Last & Manjaji-Matsumoto, 2008)

Photo by Wilson, D.
 
Urogymnus dalyensis
[Freshwater whipray]

Photo by Randall, J.E.

Indo-West Pacific
Max. Length 141 cm WD
Urogymnus granulatus (Macleay, 1883)

Photo by Randall, J.E.
 
Urogymnus granulatus
[Mangrove whipray]
No picture found
Indo-Malay Archipelago
Max. Length 100 cm WD

 
Urogymnus lobistoma
[Tubemouth whipray]

Photo by Jean-Francois Helias / Fishing Adventures Thailand

Asia and Oceania
Max. Length 240 cm WD
Urogymnus polylepis (Bleeker, 1852)

Photo by Jean-Francois Helias / Fishing Adventures Thailand
 
Urogymnus polylepis
[Giant freshwater whipray]
6 Species of Family Dasyatidae with Genus Urogymnus
(Stingrays)
Sort by: Species Length Year
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Year Scientific Name English Name Distribution Max. Length (cm)
2016 Urogymnus acanthobothrium Mumburarr whipray Western Pacific 161 WD
1801 Urogymnus asperrimus Porcupine whipray Indo-Pacific 147 WD
2008 Urogymnus dalyensis Freshwater whipray Oceania 124 WD
1883 Urogymnus granulatus Mangrove whipray Indo-West Pacific 141 WD
2006 Urogymnus lobistoma Tubemouth whipray Indo-Malay Archipelago 100 WD
1852 Urogymnus polylepis Giant freshwater whipray Asia and Oceania 240 WD



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