|Spotted Eagle Ray|
|Species||• A. narinari|
|Conservation Status |
The Spotted Eagle Ray (Aetobatus narinari) is a ray that is often found shallow waters that are inshore, like bays, for example. It also likes to dwell in the reef and feeds mainly on bi-valves.
This ray is infamous for killing the "Crocodile Hunter," Steve Irwin. It also frequently breaches, or jumps, out of the water- sometimes onto boats. It's distinguishing features include a black body, triangular fins, and spots.
|Marine||Marine Habitats • Aquariums • Global Oceans • Ocean Weather
|Vertebrate||Fishes • Mammals • Reptiles • Amphibians • Cartilaginous Fishes • Sharks
|Invertebrate||Arthropod • Mollusca • Echinoderms • Cnidaria
|Conservation Status||Critically Endangered • Endangered • Near Threatened • Vulnerable • Least Concern • Data Deficient • Not Evaluated|