Aetobatus a genus of myliobatidae genus aetobatus fish genus any of various genus of fish family myliobatidae myliobatidae eagle rays. Issue the species aetobatus laticeps duméril 1865 is considered as valid while status of aetobatus latirostris duméril 1861 requires further investigation.
Aetobatus is a genus of eagle rays native to the atlantic pacific and indian oceans.
Aetobatus. Aetobatus owns several suits one of which is the manticore dar rushk by lance ikegawa. The whitespotted eagle ray has an angular shaped disc with white spots on the upper surface. Aetobatus narinari euphrasen 1790.
Milieu climate zone depth range distribution range ecology. Fish genus any of various genus of fish meronyms members of aetobatus. Dar rushk appeared as a subservient fursuit on episode 358 december 30 2007 of the funday pawpet show.
The spotted eagle ray aetobatus narinari is a cartilaginous fish of the eagle ray family myliobatidae. Aetobatus narinari spends most of its time around 60 m deep but may dive up 80 m deep. Marine and freshwater research 61 11.
There are currently 5 recognized extant species in this genus. Journal of heredity 100. Size range the species grows to at least 3 5 m disc width and 8 8 m total length.
It is often seen in beach areas as well as estuaries and mangrove swamps throughout. A genus of myliobatidae. The species grows to at least 3 5 m disc.
Aetobatus synonyms aetobatus pronunciation aetobatus translation english dictionary definition of aetobatus. It prefers warm water with soft bottoms consisting usually of mud sand and gravel. Diet and reproduction in the white spotted eagle ray aetobatus narinari from queensland australia and the penghu islands taiwan.
As traditionally recognized it is found globally in tropical regions including the atlantic pacific and indian oceans recent authorities have restricted it to the atlantic including the caribbean and gulf of mexico with other populations recognized as the ocellated eagle ray a. Hypernyms aetobatus is a kind of. 273 283 as aetobatus narinari suggested 2 3 species included under this name schluessel v bennett m b.
Aetobatus narinari is a reef associated ray and is commonly found along reef edges. Aetobatus noun sense 1. Aetobatus self constructed suits include detonator the tiger iakua the jaguar zevon the wolf and asterion the minotaur.
Species information and distribution will be reviewed and corrected ref. Aetobatus family myliobatidae order myliobatiformes class chondrichthyes subphylum vertebrata phylum chordata kingdom animalia. It was formerly placed in myliobatidae but is now placed in its own family based on salient differences from myliobatids especially the pectoral fins joining the head at the level of the eyes.