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Class: Elasmobranchii
Order: Rajiformes
Family: Rhinobatidae Guitarfishes
Subfamily: Rhinobatinae
Genus: Glaucostegus

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3 species (see list below)

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Photo by Randall, J.E.

Indo-West Pacific
Max. Length 280 cm SL
Glaucostegus granulatus (Cuvier, 1829)

Photo by Randall, J.E.
 
Glaucostegus granulatus
[Granulated guitarfish]

Photo by Randall, J.E.

Indo-West Pacific
Max. Length 120 cm WD
Glaucostegus halavi (Forsskål, 1775)

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Glaucostegus halavi
[Halavi ray]

Photo by JJPhoto

Indo-West Pacific
Max. Length 270 cm TL
Glaucostegus typus (Anonymous [Bennett], 1830)

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Glaucostegus typus
[Giant shovelnose ray]
3 Species of Family Rhinobatidae with Genus Glaucostegus
(Guitarfishes)
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Year Scientific Name English Name Distribution Max. Length (cm)
1829 Glaucostegus granulatus Granulated guitarfish Indo-West Pacific 280 SL
1775 Glaucostegus halavi Halavi ray Indo-West Pacific 120 WD
1830 Glaucostegus typus Giant shovelnose ray Indo-West Pacific 270 TL



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