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Caribbean Electric Ray (Narcine bancroftii)

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Caribbean Electric Ray
(Narcine bancroftii)
Photo: Wayne Hoggard, NOAA Southeast Fisheries Science Center


Status
ESA Candidate Species - rangewide

Taxonomy
Kingdom: Animalia
Phylum: Chordata
Class: Chondrichthyes
Order: Torpediniformes
Family: Narcinidae
Genus: Narcine
Species: bancroftii

Key Documents
(All documents are in PDF format.)

Title Federal Register Date

Positive 90-day finding on petition to list Caribbean electric ray under the ESA

79 FR 4877 01/30/2014

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Updated: April 1, 2014

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