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Coffin Ray-Hypnos monopterygius

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Shaw & Nodder 1795Size: up to 60cm, on the picture: 40cmThe Coffin ray can deliver powerful electric shocks(50amp-1kw) with an electric organ located in each pectoral fin. This organ is used to shock crabs, worms and fishes, which make up the diet.Also known as Numbfish.

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