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Lupe Ray
Digital Photo by Bob Jensen
Number: 77
Name: Lupe Ray
Sex: Female
Current Size: 12-14feet
Last Sighting:


First Size: 12-14feet
First Sighting: June 3, 2003

Lupe is a large black pelagic female ray, estimated to be about 12-14 feet.. She was first sighted on June 3, 2003 in 40 feet of water off three-room cave by Bob Jensen. She is named in memory of his mother-in-law Ruby Hampton. Lupe is Hawaiian for Ruby.