Sunset Beach Stingrays and Skates

by Jo O'Keefe Copyright 2016 Photos may be used for educational purposes only. Contact me with inquiries.

Smooth Butterfly Ray
 
Smooth Butterfly Ray
Dead Clearnose Skate
 
Clearnose Skate
   
Roughtail Stingray
 
Stingray Barb and Stingray Tail with Barb, found in Seaweed, Sunset Beach, NC
I have this labeled as a Clearnose Skate. Now I have my doubts.
Stingray bathed in sunlight
Stingray
Four photos of Cownose Rays
Currently labeled "Probably Southern Stingray"
Probably a Bluntnose Stingray.