Mangrove Whipray, Urogymnus granulatus (Macleay 1883)

Other Names: Coachwhip Ray, Macleays Coachwhip Ray, Macleay's Coachwhip Ray, Mangrove Ray, Mangrove Stingray

A Mangrove Whipray, Urogymnus granulata. Source: CSIRO National Fish Collection. License: CC BY Attribution

The Mangrove Whipray, previously called Himantura granulata, was placed in the genus Urogymnus by Last, Naylor & Manjaji-Matsumoto (2016).

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Dianne J. Bray, Urogymnus granulatus in Fishes of Australia, accessed 24 May 2024,

Mangrove Whipray, Urogymnus granulatus (Macleay 1883)


Haine OS, Ridd PV, Rowe RJ, 2001. Range of electrosensory prey detection by Carcharhinus melanopterus and Himantura granulata. Marine and Freshwater Research 52(3): 291–296. Abstract

Last, P.R., Naylor, G.J.P. & Manjaji-Matsumoto, B.M. 2016. A  revised classification of the family Dasyatidae (Chondrichthyes: Myliobatiformes) based on new morphological and molecular insights. Zootaxa 4139(3): 345–368. DOI: Abstract

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CAAB Code:37035019

Depth:to 85 m

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