Gymnura tentaculata (Müller & Henle, 1841)
Tentacled butterfly ray
Gymnura tentaculata
photo by FAO

Family:  Gymnuridae (Butterfly rays)
Max. size: 
Environment:  demersal; marine
Distribution:  Western Central Pacific: Papua New Guinea.
Biology:  Ovoviviparous (Ref. 50449).
IUCN Red List Status: Data deficient (DD); Date assessed: 01 December 2008 Ref. (123251)
Threat to humans:  harmless
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Entered by: Casal, Christine Marie V. - 22.08.97
Modified by: Bailly, Nicolas - 24.03.11

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