Australian Biological Resources Study

Australian Faunal Directory


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CAAB: 37040001

Species Rhinoptera neglecta Ogilby, 1912

Australian Cownose Ray, Cow Ray, Cow-nose Ray, Cow-ray, Cowray, Flapray, Javanese Cow-ray




New South Wales, Northern Territory, Queensland, Western Australia

Extra Distribution Information

Off Arnhem Land, NT, and Cairns, QLD to Newcastle, NSW (32º56´S), and Ashmore Reef, Timor Sea, WA; tropical.

Australian Endemic.

IBRA and IMCRA regions (map not available)


Timor Province (2), Northern Shelf Province (25), Central Eastern Shelf Province (38), Central Eastern Shelf Transition (39), Northeast Shelf Province (40), Northeast Shelf Transition (41)

Other Regions

Territory of Ashmore & Cartier Islands

Distribution References

Ecological Descriptors

Continental shelf, inshore, marine, pelagic, soft bottom.


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)
06-May-2011 06-May-2011 MOVED
12-Feb-2010 (import)