Cowtail Stingray

Pastinachus atrus
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Quick Facts

Scientific name Pastinachus atrus
Other names Banana Tail Ray, Bull Ray, Cowtail Ray, Eastern Cowtail Stingray, Fantail Ray, Feathertail Stingray, Guergunna, Weralli, Broad Cowtail Ray
Size Up to 1.8 m (5.9 ft) DW
Weight Over 250 kg (550 lb)


Habitat & AU Distribution Coastal waters, lagoons, bays, estuaries, sand/reef flats in areas of sand and silt
Depth Range 0 - 60 m (196 ft)
Cowtail Stingray Distribution