Small Eyed Ray - Raja Microocellata

Common Goby

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Species Compatibility

Large Wrasse
Large Gadiods
Shark
Ray
Bass / Beam
Conger

Suitable DisplayReef Tank
Ray Tank
Ocean Tank

Identification

A short snouted ray with sharp disc corners forming approximately right angles. The eye is small. The spines on the middle line of the back and tail have narrow points bent at right angles. Normally greyish to light brown with large white spots and lines which run almost parallel to the margins of the disc. Underside is white.

Habitat

The small-eyed ray is a coastal and inshore and deep sea species inhabiting the inner continental shelf waters down to a depth of 100 m.
Usually found on sand and rock,sand bottoms.

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