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CAAB: 37041002

Species Mobula mobular (Bonnaterre, 1788)

Japanese Devilray, Spinetailed Devil Ray




New South Wales, Queensland

Extra Distribution Information

Off Fraser Island, QLD (25º31´S) and Lake Macquarie, NSW (32º59´S); tropical, temperate, circumglobal.

IBRA and IMCRA regions (map not available)


Central Eastern Shelf Province (38), Central Eastern Shelf Transition (39)

Distribution References

Ecological Descriptors

Continental shelf, inshore, marine, pelagic.


History of changes

Note that this list may be incomplete for dates prior to September 2013.
Published As part of group Action Date Action Type Compiler(s)
05-Aug-2022 MYLIOBATIFORMES 23-Jun-2022 MODIFIED Dr Doug Hoese Dr Matthew Lockett
05-Aug-2022 MOBULIDAE 10-Mar-2015 MODIFIED Dr Doug Hoese
18-May-2011 18-May-2011 MOVED
16-Apr-2012 18-Apr-2011 MODIFIED
17-Mar-2010 MODIFIED