Fish ID: White-spotted Guitarfish

Sharkfin guitarfish white spotted guitarfish rhynchobatus australiae lei
Family Sharkfin Guitarfish (RHYNCHOBATIDAE)
species Rhynchobatus australiae
size To 130cm
locality Sandy patches around reefs
behaviour Resting on sand
range Eastern Australia

Dark grey body is distinctly diamond shaped; snout is quite flat and pointed. Two dorsal fins on tail, the first is quite large and shaped like a shark’s.