WoRMS taxon details

Leucoraja garmani (Whitley, 1939)

158552  (urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:158552)

accepted
Species
marine, brackish, fresh, terrestrial
Not documented
Distribution southern New England to southern Florida  
Distribution southern New England to southern Florida [details]
Froese, R. and D. Pauly. Editors. (2018). FishBase. Leucoraja garmani (Whitley, 1939). Accessed through: World Register of Marine Species at: http://www.marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=158552 on 2018-11-20
Date
action
by
2005-05-26 07:43:32Z
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 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 Welshman, D., S. Kohler, J. Black and L. Van Guelpen. 2003. An atlas of distributions of Canadian Atlantic fishes. , available online at http://epe.lac-bac.gc.ca/100/205/301/ic/cdc/FishAtlas/default.htm [details]   

additional source McEachran, J. D. (2009). Fishes (Vertebrata: Pisces) of the Gulf of Mexico, Pp. 1223–1316 in: Felder, D.L. and D.K. Camp (eds.), Gulf of Mexico–Origins, Waters, and Biota. Biodiversity. Texas A&M Press, College Station, Texas. [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
Diet Feeds on mainly decapod but also consumes crustaceans, but diet also includes amphipods, polychaetes, squids and fishes  [details]

Distribution southern New England to southern Florida [details]

Habitat benthic species; found on the upper and outer parts of the continental slope  [details]

Habitat benthic [details]

Importance Social - Commercial, Human consumption.Eaten fresh and salted  [details]

Reproduction Oviparous. Distinct pairing with embrace [details]
 

LanguageName 
English rosette skate  [details]