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Rhynchobatus djiddensis

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Citation: Dudley, S.F.J. & Cavanagh, R.D. 2006. Rhynchobatus djiddensis. The IUCN Red List of Threatened Species. Version 2014.2. <www.iucnredlist.org>. Downloaded on 21 October 2014.
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