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Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorRaja eglanteria Bosc, 1800 
AphiaID: 158556

Classification: Biota > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAnimalia (Kingdom) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorChordata (Phylum) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorVertebrata (Subphylum) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorGnathostomata (Superclass) > Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorPisces (Superclass) > Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorElasmobranchii (Class) > Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorNeoselachii (Subclass) > Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorBatoidea (Infraclass) > Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorRajiformes (Order) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorRajidae (Family) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorRaja (Genus)
Status accepted
Rank Species
Parent Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorRaja Linnaeus, 1758
Synonymised
names
  Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorRaia chantenay Lesueur, 1824
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorRaia desmarestia Lesueur, 1824
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorRaja diaphanes Mitchill, 1815
Sources  basis of record Florida Museum of Natural History. 2003. Ichthyology Collection Database., available online at http://www.flmnh.ufl.edu/fish/Collection/collectdata.htm [details]

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Vernacular
Names
 
Language   Name 
English Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorclearnose skate  [details]
Spanish Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorraya naricita  [details]
Environment marine, brackish, fresh, terrestrial
Distribution 
From other sources
Gulf of Mexico
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorGulf of Mexico [details]
North Atlantic Ocean
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorGulf of Maine [details]
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorNorth West Atlantic [details]
Links Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo Barcode of Life (4 barcodes) 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo Biodiversity Heritage Library (111 publications) 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo Encyclopedia of Life 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo FishBase 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo GenBank (119 nucleotides; 91 proteins) 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo IUCN Red List 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo ITIS
Notes 
From other sources
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorDiet Feed mainly on decapod crustaceans, bivalves, polychaetes, squids and fishes  [details]

Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorDistribution Massachusetts to Florida and Gulf of Mexico; Gulf of Maine records from Collette and Klein-MacPhee (2002) [details]

Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorHabitat Found from saltwater parts of estuaries and bays of 330 m. [details]

Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorHabitat benthic [details]

Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorImportance Social - Commercial, fishery and bait [details]

Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorReproduction Oviparous. Distinct pairing with embrace. Eggs are oblong capsules with stiff pointed horns at the corners deposited in sandy or muddy flats  [details]
LSID urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:158556
Taxonomic
Edit history
 
Date   action   by
2005-05-26 07:43:32Z  created  Cuvelier, Daphne
2008-01-15 17:27:08Z  changed  Bailly, Nicolas
  
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  Citation: Bailly, N. (2014). Raja eglanteria Bosc, 1800. In: Froese, R. and D. Pauly. Editors. (2014) FishBase. Accessed through: World Register of Marine Species at http://www.marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=158556 on 2014-04-20
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