WoRMS taxon details

Rajella bigelowi (Stehmann, 1978)

105893  (urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:105893)

accepted
Species
marine, brackish, fresh, terrestrial
Not documented
Distribution Grand Banks to northeastern Gulf of Mexico; Gulf of Maine record from Collette and Klein-MacPhee (eds.) 2002  
Distribution Grand Banks to northeastern Gulf of Mexico; Gulf of Maine record from Collette and Klein-MacPhee (eds.) 2002 [details]
Froese, R. and D. Pauly. Editors. (2018). FishBase. Rajella bigelowi (Stehmann, 1978). Accessed through: World Register of Marine Species at: http://www.marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=105893 on 2018-10-19
Date
action
by
2004-12-21 15:54:05Z
created
2008-01-15 17:27:08Z
changed

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context source (Deepsea) Intergovernmental Oceanographic Commission (IOC) of UNESCO. The Ocean Biogeographic Information System (OBIS), available online at http://www.iobis.org/ [details]   

basis of record van der Land, J.; Costello, M.J.; Zavodnik, D.; Santos, R.S.; Porteiro, F.M.; Bailly, N.; Eschmeyer, W.N.; Froese, R. (2001). Pisces, <B><I>in</I></B>: Costello, M.J. <i>et al.</i> (Ed.) (2001). <i>European register of marine species: a check-list of the marine species in Europe and a bibliography of guides to their identification. Collection Patrimoines Naturels,</i> 50: pp. 357-374 (look up in IMIS[details]   

additional source Froese, R. & D. Pauly (Editors). (2018). FishBase. World Wide Web electronic publication. , available online at http://www.fishbase.org [details]   
 
 Present  Inaccurate  Introduced: alien  Containing type locality 
 

From other sources
Distribution Grand Banks to northeastern Gulf of Mexico; Gulf of Maine record from Collette and Klein-MacPhee (eds.) 2002 [details]

Habitat Found on continental slopes and deepwater rises. [details]

Habitat benthic [details]

Reproduction Oviparous. Distinct pairing with embrace. Eggs are oblong capsules with stiff pointed horns at the corners deposited in sandy or muddy flats  [details]
 

LanguageName 
English Bigelow's ray  [details]
German Bigelows Rochen  [details]
Lithuanian Bigelovo raja  [details]
Spanish raya de Bigelow  [details]