Native Animals
 

Dasyatis parvonigra

Dwarf Black Stingray
DD
Data Deficient
IUCN Red List of Threatened Species
ver 3.1, 2015
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SSN 55857
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Taxonomy

The taxonomic status is pending for approval

Description

Tail of Dwarf Black Stingray is moderately long, becoming much more slender beyond sting; short, low ventral skin fold on tail. The colour for adults is dark brown to olivaceous dorsally, young disc brownish; tail beyond sting paler than anterior tail in adults, a broad white segment near tail tip, dorsally and ventrally in young. The maximum size of this fish is 51 cm disc width.

Assessment

Year Published Assessment Red List Category Version
2015 IUCN Red List of Threatened Species
Data Deficient (DD)
3.1

References

Book
  1. Ahmad, A., Lim, A.P.K., Fahmi & Dharmadi (2013). Field Guide to Look-Alike Sharks and Rays Species of the Southeast Asian Region. Southeast Asian Fisheries Development Center-Marine Fishery Resources Development and Management Department (SEAFDEC/MFRDMD). pp. 107.
  2. Matsunuma, M., Motomura, H., Matsuura, K., Shazili, N.A.M. & Ambak, M.A. (2011). Fishes of Terengganu: East Coast of Malay Peninsula, Malaysia. National Museum of Nature and Science, Universiti Malaysia Terengganu and Kagoshima Universiti Museum, Malaysia. pp. ix+251.

Acknowledgements :- Ms. Aida Salihah Binti Abu Bakar & Mr. Tan Kok Kiat

Species Citation :- Dasyatis parvonigra. Malaysia Biodiversity Information System (MyBIS). Accessed via https://www.mybis.gov.my/sp/55857. [Retrieved 08 August 2022].

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