Australian Biological Resources Study

Australian Faunal Directory


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CAAB: 37038023

Species Plesiobatis daviesi (Wallace, 1967)

Giant Stingaree, Deepwater Stingray


Generic Combinations




New South Wales, Queensland, Western Australia

Extra Distribution Information

Shark Bay (26ºS) to Rowley Shoals (17º36´S), WA and Townsville, QLD (19º16´S) to Wooli, NSW (29º52´S); tropical, Indo-west-central Pacific.

IBRA and IMCRA regions (map not available)


Central Eastern Province (12), Central Eastern Transition (15), Kenn Transition (16), Kenn Province (17), Northeast Province (18), Timor Province (2), Northwest Transition (3), Northwest Province (4), Central Western Transition (5)

Ecological Descriptors

Benthic, continental slope, marine.

Extra Ecological Information

275–680 m.


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)
16-Apr-2012 05-Aug-2014 MODIFIED
15-Mar-2010 MODIFIED