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  • SEA LIFE Speyer, North sea
9606 21 Species Of Skate And Ray Can Be Found In British Waters Alone Cropped

There are 15 genera within the family of real rays and even almost 180 species. 

Genuine rays live in all oceans, but are rare in tropical waters. They usually live on muddy, sandy or gravel bottom. 

The best known true stingray is the thornback ray.