Fish ID: Eastern Shovelnose Ray

Shovelnose ray eastern shovelnose ray aptychotrema rostrata aus hp
Family Shovelnose Ray (RHINOBATIDAE)
species Aptychotrema rostrata
size To 130cm
locality Sandy patches around reefs
behaviour Resting on sand
range Resting on sand

Sandy to grey body is distinctly diamond shaped; snout is quite flat and pointed. Two small floppy triangular dorsal fins on tail.