Bluespotted Ribbontail Ray (Pagi) at Manila Ocean Park

Bluespotted Ribbontail Ray (Pagi) at Manila Ocean Park

Bluespotted Ribbontail Ray (Pagi) at Manila Ocean Park

Bluespotted Ribbontail Ray “Pagi” (Taeniura lymma) at Manila Ocean Park

Range: Indo West-Pacific, including the Philippines

Habitat: Occurs around coral reef. Migrates in groups into shallow sandy areas during the rising tide to feed: disperses on falling tide to seek shelter in caves and under ledges.

Max Length: 35 cm
Life Span: 8-12 years

Diet: mollusks, worms, shrimps, and crabs
Facts: A colorful stingray with large, bright blue spots on an oval disc and with blue stripes along the tail. Rarely found buried under the sand.

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