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Rhinobatos annandalei

(Rhinobatos annandalei)

Description

The Annandale's guitarfish (Rhinobatos annandalei) is a type of ray. It is found in the Indian ocean around India, Pakistan, Sri Lanka and possibly the Persian Gulf. It is predominantly found in the marine waters, but also enters the brackish waters and freshwater rivers as well. It reaches a length of approximately 56 cm. They are ovoviviparous fishes.

Taxonomic tree:

Domain:
Kingdom: Animalia
Phylum:
Class: Elasmobranchii
Order:Rhinopristiformes
Family:Rhinobatidae
Genus:Rhinobatos
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