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Round Stingray, Urobatis sp. (Description, feeding, reproduction, threats to human)

Photo credit: Glenda Vélez Calabria (Colombia)      Review: Abdel Rahman El Gamal This photo was taken in mundo marino and te mostramos lo que pasa en el fondo, Colombia Introduction: The round stingrays are which belong to the family “Urolophidae” and the genus “Urobatis” are cartilaginous fishes. It is also known as raya redonda (in Spanish). Due to …

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Display of smoked stingray in an Indonesian fish market

Photo credit: Anna Jamil (Indonesia) Description: Abdel Rahman El Gamal The photo which was taken in a traditional fish market located in Pamulang, Banten Province. The photo shows the display of smoked stingray. Stingray fish is one of the most acceptable and popular fish species to be smoked in Indonesia especially processed traditionally method. There …

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Common stingray (Dasyatis pastinaca) in Ghana

Credit: John Francis Ababio (Ghana) The two photos are for the Common stingray, (Dasyatis pastinaca) in Elmina fish market along the coast in the Central Region of Ghana. Even though the species is not very common and its marketing is not very good, it is quite expensive.

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