Freshwater stingray

The Freshwater stingray lives in the benthopelagic, potamodromous, freshwater, dH range: 10 environment.

See pictures of the giant freshwater stingray that was caught in the Bang Pakong River in Thailand. More

In Thailand, the freshwater stingray is assessed as Critically Endangered with a high risk of extinction. More

Freshwater stingrays of the genus Potamotrygon are sometimes kept as exotic aquarium fish; though freshwater stingray of other genera do appear in the trade, most are from this genus. More

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Why Freshwater Stingrays Die: Guide to Prevention 1. Water Quality Freshwater Stingray are sensitive to water parameters. More

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* Smooth freshwater stingray, Dasyatis garouaensis (Stauch & Blanc, 1962). * Sharpsnout stingray, Dasyatis geijskesi (Boeseman, 1948). More

The freshwater Stingray can be an interesting addition to the aquarium. Despite the frightening name, this fish is very peaceful. They have a flattened, circular body much like a large suction cup, with the long, slender tail sticking out behind them. More

marine Rays, male freshwater stingrays have claspers, one on either side of the base of the tail and slightly underneath. In sexually mature males these are easily visible from above and with immature young they can be easily seen from their underside. More

Freshwater stingrayThe most common reaction I receive from people when I mention that I conduct research on freshwater stingrays in Florida is More

The Giant freshwater stingray is a fish shrouded with many myths and legends and is truly a mythical creature. Many stories exist regarding these legendary beasts. More

The Giant Freshwater Stingray is the largest freshwater fish on the planet reaching weights approaching 1000 lbs. More

"It's clear that this species of giant freshwater stingray has the potential to be the largest freshwater fish in the world," Hogan said. The current record holder for world’s largest freshwater fish is a 646-pound Mekong giant catfish caught by fishermen in northern Thailand in 2005. More

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* Bud's Freshwater Stingrays - One of the most popular and entertaining freshwater stingray webpages. It has been around for quite a long time and has some interesting photos. More

freshwater stingrays no longer have any need for rectal glands, and these structures are now vestigial (greatly reduced in size and no longer capable of secreting salt). More

freshwater stingray that weighs as much as 44 pounds. It bursts through the murky water exposing a soft, white underbelly the size of a trash can lid. More

The Giant Freshwater Stingray (Himantura Chaophraya) is found in various river systems throughout Thailand and S.E Asia and is reputed to reach weights exceeding 1,000lb (450kg). More

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For large carnivorous fishes, the freshwater stingrays have stringent filtration needs; they do not appreciate any measurable level of ammonia, nitrite, and little nitrate (less than 30ppm). Frequent, massive water changes (e.g. 25% a week) are strongly suggested; a good time to vacuum the gravel. More

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Fishing for freshwater stingrays in Thailand.Added to Quicklist8:48Fishing for freshwater stingrays in Thailand.2,098 viewsFishinginthailand Giant freshwater stingray estimated 160kg+ .Fishing in ThailandAdded to Quicklist3:32Giant freshwater stingray estimated 160kg+ .Fis... More

Common names

Arraia in Portuguese (Português)
Autobo in Carib
Autobo in Galibi
Chipali in South American Indian (Other)
Chipali in Wayana
Chucho de río in Spanish (español)
Chucho pintado in Spanish (español)
freshwater stingray in English
Ibochinado in Carib
Ibochinado in Galibi
Laraie rivière in Creole, French
Laraie rivière in Creoles and Pidgins, French
Liba spari in Creole, English
Liba spari in Creoles and Pidgins, English
Liba spari in English
Marmorierter Süßwasserrochen in German (Deutsch)
Marmorijokirausku in Finnish (suomen kieli)
Porcupine river stingray in English
Raia in Portuguese (Português)
Raie d'eau douce in French (français)
Raya in Spanish (español)
Raya brava in Spanish (español)
Raya negra in Spanish (español)
Saipali in Oyampi
Saipali in South American Indian (Other)
Sipari in Creoles and Pidgins, English
Sipari in Saramaccan
Spar in Creole, English
Spar in Creoles and Pidgins, English
Spar in English
Stekelvarkenzoetwaterrog in Dutch (Nederlands)
Tiouba in Creoles and Pidgins, English
Tiouba in Djuka
Tiouboula in Creoles and Pidgins, English
Tiouboula in Djuka
Tjoeboela in Creole, English
Tjoeboela in Creoles and Pidgins, English
Tjoeboela in English
Tounaya in Carib
Tounaya in Galibi
Xoub in Palicur
Xouba in Palicur
Yabebi in Guarani (Avañe'ẽ)
Yavebuí in Guarani (Avañe'ẽ)
Yavevih in Guarani (Avañe'ẽ)
Yawaiwiy in Oyampi
Yawaiwiy in South American Indian (Other)
江魟 in Chinese (中文)
江魟 in Mandarin Chinese

Order : Rajiformes
Family : Potamotrygonidae
Genus : Potamotrygon
Species : Potamotrygon hystrix
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