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Class: Elasmobranchii
Order: Myliobatiformes
Family: Urotrygonidae American round stingrays

Genus: Urobatis

(See list of species below)



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4 species (see list below)

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Photo by Allen, G.R.

Eastern Central Pacific
Max. Length 47.5 cm TL
Urobatis concentricus Osburn & Nichols, 1916

Photo by Allen, G.R.
 
Urobatis concentricus
[Spot-on-spot round ray]

Photo by Estrada Anaya, R.A.

Western Atlantic
Max. Length 76 cm TL
Urobatis jamaicensis (Cuvier, 1816)

Photo by Estrada Anaya, R.A.
 
Urobatis jamaicensis
[Yellow stingray]
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Southeast Pacific

 
Urobatis marmoratus
[Chilean round stingray]

Photo by Béarez, P.

Southeast Pacific

Urobatis tumbesensis (Chirichigno F. & McEachran, 1979)

Photo by Béarez, P.
 
Urobatis tumbesensis
[Tumbes round stingray]
4 Species of Family Urotrygonidae with Genus Urobatis
(American round stingrays)
Sort by: Species Length Year
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Year Scientific Name English Name Distribution Max. Length (cm)
1916 Urobatis concentricus Spot-on-spot round ray Eastern Central Pacific 47.5 TL
1816 Urobatis jamaicensis Yellow stingray Western Atlantic 76 TL
1892 Urobatis marmoratus Chilean round stingray Southeast Pacific
1979 Urobatis tumbesensis Tumbes round stingray Southeast Pacific



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