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Rhinoptera brasiliensis (Brazilian cow-nose ray; Ticon cownose ray)

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Wikipedia Abstract

The Brazilian cownose ray (Rhinoptera brasiliensis), also commonly called the Ticon cownose ray, is a species of fish in the Rhinopteridae family. It is an endangered species, endemic to the coasts of Brazil. Its natural habitats are shallow seas, estuarine waters, and intertidal flats.
View Wikipedia Record: Rhinoptera brasiliensis

Endangered Species

Status: Endangered
View IUCN Record: Rhinoptera brasiliensis

Distribution

Atlantic Ocean; Atlantic, Southwest; Brazil; East Brazil Shelf; North Brazil Shelf; South Brazil Shelf; Southwest Atlantic. Validity of this species questioned in Compagno's 1999 checklist (Ref. 35766).;

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