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Rhinoptera bonasus Cownose Ray


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lexID:
2819 
Scientific:
Rhinoptera bonasus 
German:
Atlantischer Kuhnasenrochen 
English:
Cownose Ray 
Category:
Stingrays 
Family tree:
Animalia (Kingdom) > Chordata (Phylum) > Elasmobranchii (Class) > Myliobatiformes (Order) > Myliobatidae (Family) > Rhinoptera (Genus) > bonasus (Species) 
Initial determination:
(Mitchill, 1815) 
Occurrence:
Suriname, Argentina, Belize, Bolivia, Brazil, Columbia, Costa Rica, Cuba, Florida, French Guiana, Guatemala, Gulf of Mexico, Guyana, Honduras, Kenya, Mexico (East Pacific), Nicaragua, North Atlantic Ocean, Panama, the Caribbean, Trinidad and Tobago, USA, Venezuela, West-Atlantic Ocean 
Sea depth:
0 - 22 Meter 
Size:
up to 83.86" (213 cm) 
Temperature:
32 °F - 84.2 °F (°C - 29°C) 
Food:
Big fish, Clam meat, Clams, Coralfish of all kind, Crabs, Crustaceans, Edible crab, Fish (little fishes), Lobster, Rock lobster, Schrimps, Snails 
Tank:
549946.11 gal (~ 2500000L) 
Difficulty:
only for advanced aquarists 
Offspring:
None 
Toxicity:
Toxic hazard unknown 
Red List:
Near threatened (NT) 
Related species at
Catalog of Life:
 
Author:
Publisher:
Meerwasser-Lexikon.de
Created:
Last edit:
2017-03-23 15:57:32 

Husbandry

(Mitchill, 1815)

Synonyms:
Raja bonasus Mitchill, 1815
Rhinoptera affinis Bleeker, 1863
Rhinoptera lalandii Müller & Henle, 1841

Classification: Biota > Animalia (Kingdom) > Chordata (Phylum) > Vertebrata (Subphylum) > Gnathostomata (Superclass) > Pisces (Superclass) > Elasmobranchii (Class) > Neoselachii (Subclass) > Batoidea (Infraclass) > Myliobatiformes (Order) > Myliobatidae (Family) > Rhinopterinae (Subfamily) > Rhinoptera (Genus) > Rhinoptera bonasus (Species)

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