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Ray, Round Sting (Taenjura grabata)

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RAY, ROUND STING / TAENJURA GRABATA
24 50 95.50 210.9 Gran Canaria Canary Is. 101109 M. Bartels
37 80 79.00 174.3 Gran Canaria Canary Is 141107 M. Bartels
AT AT 95.50 210.9 Gran Canaria Canary Is. 101109 M. Bartels
SH SH 95.50 210.9 Gran Canaria Canary Is. 101109 M. Bartels

Found over sandy and gravel bottoms, usually close to the coast, feeding on small fish and crustaceans. Well spread in eastern Atlantic, from Canary Islands southwards and into the Mediterranean.

Body distinctly round in shape, colouration varying from grey to light brown, pale below. Grows to a large size, up to 85 kgs.

Ray Round Sting

 

 
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