WoRMS taxon details

Dipturus laevis (Mitchill, 1818)

158548  (urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:158548)

accepted
Species
marine, brackish, fresh, terrestrial
Distribution Grand Banks and southern Gulf of St. Lawrence to North Carolina  
Distribution Grand Banks and southern Gulf of St. Lawrence to North Carolina [details]
Froese, R. and D. Pauly. Editors. (2018). FishBase. Dipturus laevis (Mitchill, 1818). Accessed through: World Register of Marine Species at: http://marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=158548 on 2018-05-27
Date
action
by
2005-05-26 07:43:32Z
created
2008-01-15 17:27:08Z
changed

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basis of record Packer, D.B., C.A. Zetlin and J.J. Vitaliano. 2003. Essential fish habitat source document: thorny skate, Amblyraja radiata, life history and habitat characteristics. NOAA Technical Memorandum NMFS-NE 178. 39 p. [details]   

additional source Scott, W.B.; Scott, M.G. (1988). Atlantic fishes of Canada. Canadian Bulletin of Fisheries and Aquatic Sciences. No. 219. 731 pp. [details]   

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

basis of record  (ofRaja laevis Mitchill, 1818) Froese, R. & D. Pauly (Editors). (2018). FishBase. World Wide Web electronic publication. , available online at http://www.fishbase.org [details]   

basis of record  (ofRaia granulata Gill, 1879) Froese, R. & D. Pauly (Editors). (2018). FishBase. World Wide Web electronic publication. , available online at http://www.fishbase.org [details]   

basis of record  (ofRaia stabuliforis Garman, 1913) Froese, R. & D. Pauly (Editors). (2018). FishBase. World Wide Web electronic publication. , available online at http://www.fishbase.org [details]   

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

From other sources
Diet Bivalve molluscs, squids, rock crabs, lobsters, shrimps, worms and fishes [details]

Distribution Grand Banks and southern Gulf of St. Lawrence to North Carolina [details]

Habitat benthic [details]

Habitat Found on a variety of bottom environments to depths of 750m. [details]

Importance Social- Gamefish [details]

Predators Large sharks [details]

Reproduction Spawning occurs in winter months, eggs laid in a horny casing. [details]
 

LanguageName 
English sarndoor skatebarndoor skate  [details]
French grande raie  [details]