SPOTTED RAY PHOTOGRAPHS
Shark Search Indo-Pacific is seeking photographs of blue spotted lagoon rays (Taeniura lymma) and banded maskrays (Neotrygon kuhlii) from Australia, Fiji, New Caledonia, Vanuatu, Papua New Guinea and the Solomon Islands. Scientists think that these two species are actually made up of a several species that look very similar to each other (click HERE to see the 2016 scientific paper discussing this issue).
The following photos have already come in from various locations. To submit your photographs of these species, click HERE for the Terms and Conditions of supplying your images, and for instructions on how to submit your photgraphs
Images supplied by Rachel Young, Barefoot Kuata Island, Yasawa; taken Nov 2016
Location -17.367588 S, 177.154344 E