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Class: Elasmobranchii
Order: Torpediniformes
Family: Platyrhinidae Fanrays

Genus: Platyrhina

(See list of species below)



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4 species (see list below)

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Photo by Iwatsuki, Y.

North Pacific
Max. Length 43.1 cm TL
Platyrhina hyugaensis Iwatsuki, Miyamoto & Nakaya, 2011

Photo by Iwatsuki, Y.
 
Platyrhina hyugaensis
[Hyuga fanray]
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Northern Indian Ocean
Max. Length 38 cm TL

 
Platyrhina psomadakisi
[Indian fanray]

Photo by Zhang, J.

Northwest Pacific
Max. Length 68 cm TL
Platyrhina sinensis (Bloch & Schneider, 1801)

Photo by Zhang, J.
 
Platyrhina sinensis
[Chinese fanray]

Photo by Iwatsuki, Y.

Northwest Pacific
Max. Length 68 cm TL
Platyrhina tangi Iwatsuki, Zhang & Nakaya, 2011

Photo by Iwatsuki, Y.
 
Platyrhina tangi
[Yellow-spotted fanray]
4 Species of Family Platyrhinidae with Genus Platyrhina
(Fanrays)
Sort by: Species Length Year
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Year Scientific Name English Name Distribution Max. Length (cm)
2011 Platyrhina hyugaensis Hyuga fanray North Pacific 43.1 TL
2016 Platyrhina psomadakisi Indian fanray Northern Indian Ocean 38 TL
1801 Platyrhina sinensis Chinese fanray Northwest Pacific 68 TL
2011 Platyrhina tangi Yellow-spotted fanray Northwest Pacific 68 TL



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