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Narcine entemedor Giant electric ray

Narcine entemedoris commonly referred to as Giant electric ray. Difficulty in the aquarium: Not suitable for home aquaria!. Toxicity: Has a poison harmful to health.


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lexID:
9492 
AphiaID:
275389 
Scientific:
Narcine entemedor 
German:
Riesen-Zitterrochen 
English:
Giant Electric Ray 
Category:
Stingrays 
Family tree:
Animalia (Kingdom) > Chordata (Phylum) > Elasmobranchii (Class) > Torpediniformes (Order) > Narcinidae (Family) > Narcine (Genus) > entemedor (Species) 
Initial determination:
Jordan & Starks, 1895 
Occurrence:
El Salvador, Costa Rica, East-Atlantic Ocean, Ecuador, Guatemala, Gulf of California, Honduras, Mexico (East Pacific), Nicaragua, Panama, Peru 
Size:
up to 29.92" (76 cm) 
Temperature:
68 °F - 26,6 °F (20°C - 26,6°C) 
Food:
Sea squirts, Sponges, Worms 
Difficulty:
Not suitable for home aquaria! 
Offspring:
None 
Toxicity:
Has a poison harmful to health 
CITES:
Not evaluated 
Related species at
Catalog of Life:
 
Author:
Publisher:
Meerwasser-Lexikon.de
Created:
Last edit:
2016-03-12 20:45:33 

Toxicity

This is a general hint!
Narcine entemedor has a harmful toxin.
As a rule, animals with a harmful poison do not pose any danger in normal Aquarieaner everyday life. Read the following husbandry information and comments from aquarists who already keep Narcine entemedor in their aquarium to get a better picture about the possible danger. However, please be careful when using Narcine entemedor. Every human reacts differently to poisons.
If you suspect that you have come into contact with the poison, please contact your doctor or the poison emergency call.
The phone number of the poison emergency call can be found here:
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Overview Worldwide: eapcct.org

Info

Jordan & Starks, 1895

Classification: Biota > Animalia (Kingdom) > Chordata (Phylum) > Vertebrata (Subphylum) > Gnathostomata (Superclass) > Pisces (Superclass) > Elasmobranchii (Class) > Neoselachii (Subclass) > Batoidea (Infraclass) > Torpediniformes (Order) > Narcinidae (Family) > Narcine (Genus) > Narcine entemedor (Species)

External links

  1. Encyclodedia of Life (EOL) (multi). Abgerufen am 19.08.2020.
  2. FishBase (multi). Abgerufen am 19.08.2020.
  3. Homepage Dr. Paddy Ryan (en). Abgerufen am 19.08.2020.
  4. IUCN Red List of Threatened Species (multi). Abgerufen am 19.08.2020.
  5. World Register of Marine Species (WoRMS) (en). Abgerufen am 19.08.2020.

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