Bluespotted Stingray (Neotrygon Kuhlii) - Marine Life - Liveaboard Diving

Bluespotted Stingray

The Bluespotted Stingray is also known as the Khul's Maskray, as it was named after Heinrich Kuhl who discovered it in Java, Indonesia. In the Indo-Pacific region these rays can be seen at many dive sites, normally on sandy seabeds between 10-25 metres below the surface.

Bluespotted Stingray (Neotrygon khulii) Indonesia
Bluespotted Stingray (Neotrygon khulii) resting under a rock
Credit: Johan Folmeus
Bluespotted Stingray (Neotrygon khulii) resting in the sand in Thailand.
Bluespotted Stingray (Neotrygon khulii) at Similan Islands, Thailand
Credit: Helen Holmgren
Bluespotted Stingray Neotrygon Kuhlii
Scientific Rank
Chordata (Chordates)
Chondrichthyes: Cartilaginous fish
Order: Myliobatiformes (Rays)
Family: Dasyatidae (Dasyatidae)
Genus: Neotrygon (Neotrygon)
Species: Neotrygon Kuhlii
Average Size: 60 centimetres

Previous Customer Who have Spotted Bluespotted Stingray

Joel Rajesh
Spotted in: Thailand Thailand
Diving from boat: Andaman
Trip destinations: Similan Islands, Koh Bon, Koh Tachai, Richelieu Rock
When: Apr 2022

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