Taxonomy Name Gymnura japonica
Class Elasmobranchii
Order Myliobatiformes
Genus Gymnura
Family Gymnuridae
DOF Valid Name Pari kelawar hitam
Common Name
Fish Base Name Japanese butterflyray
Local Name Pari kelawar, Pari tembikar
Synonym
Original author (Temminck & Schlegel, 1850)
Body Color Body brown
Spesific Description Dorsal surface plain, sometimes with numerous small dark flecks. Dorsal fin absent. A small sting on tail base. Tail length from cloaca to tip half as long as snout-vent length or less. Tail with 9-10 dark bands.