Potamotrygon schroederi Fernández-Yépez, 1958
Rosette river stingray
Potamotrygon schroederi
photo by Jean-Francois Helias / Fishing Adventures Thailand

Family:  Potamotrygonidae (River stingrays), subfamily: Potamotrygoninae
Max. size:  60 cm WD (male/unsexed)
Environment:  benthopelagic; freshwater
Distribution:  South America: Apure (Orinoco basin) and Negro (Amazon basin) rivers.
Diagnosis:   
Biology: 
IUCN Red List Status: Data deficient (DD); Date assessed: 05 May 2004 Ref. (124695)
Threat to humans:  harmless
Country info:   
 


Source and more info: www.fishbase.org. For personal, classroom, and other internal use only. Not for publication.


Page created by Jen, 05.08.02, php script by kbanasihan 06/09/2010 ,  last modified by sortiz, 10/02/17