Urolophus bucculentus Macleay, 1884
Sandyback stingaree
Urolophus bucculentus
photo by FAO

 Family:  Urolophidae (Round rays)
 Max. size:  80 cm TL (male/unsexed)
 Environment:  demersal; depth range 100 - 230 m
 Distribution:  Eastern Indian Ocean to Western Pacific: endemic to Australia.
 Biology:  Large offshore bottom stingaree that occurs on the outer continental shelf and uppermost slope (Ref. 9863, 75154).
 IUCN Red List Status: Vulnerable (A2bd) (Ref. 96402)
 Threat to humans:  harmless
 Country info:   

 Entered by: Garilao, Cristina V. - 20.10.95
 Modified by: OrtaƱez, Auda Kareen - 08.08.08

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