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Scientific Name Brevitrygon walga  (Müller & Henle, 1841)
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Type Locality Bay of Bengal, Ganges Delta, India [Red Sea; Ganges Delta].
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Size 450mm or 17.7" SL. Find near, nearer or same sized spp.
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Distribution Western Pacific: Thailand to southeastern Indonesia. Reported from India, but due to confusion with Himantura imbricata, its westward distribution in the Indian Ocean is unclear.
IUCN Red List Category Near Threatened, range map and more is available on the IUCN species page. Last assessed 2017.
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Breeding Reports There is no breeding report.
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Reference Systematische Beschreibung der Plagiostomen, pp 159, [Pl. 51 (left)].
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Last Update 2024 Apr 24 11:10 (species record created: 2014 Nov 05 08:53)