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Family: Aetobatidae



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Indo-West
Max. Length 72 cm WD
Aetobatus flagellum (Bloch & Schneider, 1801)

Photo by Photo by Khan, M.M.
 
Aetobatus flagellum
[Longheaded eagle ray]



Eastern Pacific
Max. Length 230 cm WD
Aetobatus laticeps Gill, 1865

Photo by Photo by Béarez, P.
 
Aetobatus laticeps
[Pacific eagle ray]



Western Atlantic and prob
Max. Length 330 cm WD
Aetobatus narinari (Euphrasen, 1790)

Photo by Photo by Vaske Jr., T.
 
Aetobatus narinari
[Whitespotted eagle ray]



Northwest Pacific
Max. Length 150 cm WD
Aetobatus narutobiei White, Furumitsu & Yamaguchi, 2013

Photo by Photo by White et al.
 
Aetobatus narutobiei
[Naru eagle ray]



Indo-West and Central Pac
Max. Length 152.8 cm TL
Aetobatus ocellatus (Kuhl, 1823)

Photo by Photo by Field, R.
 
Aetobatus ocellatus
[Ocellated eagle ray]



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Scientific Name English Name Distribution Max. Length (cm) Year
Aetobatus flagellum Longheaded eagle ray Indo-West 72 WD 1801
Aetobatus laticeps Pacific eagle ray Eastern Pacific 230 WD 1865
Aetobatus narinari Whitespotted eagle ray Western Atlantic and prob 330 WD 1790
Aetobatus narutobiei Naru eagle ray Northwest Pacific 150 WD 2013
Aetobatus ocellatus Ocellated eagle ray Indo-West and Central Pac 152.8 TL 1823



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