WoRMS taxon details

Raja eglanteria Bosc, 1800

158556  (urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:158556)

accepted
Species
marine, brackish, fresh, terrestrial
Distribution Massachusetts to Florida and Gulf of Mexico; Gulf of Maine records from Collette and Klein-MacPhee (2002)  
Distribution Massachusetts to Florida and Gulf of Mexico; Gulf of Maine records from Collette and Klein-MacPhee (2002) [details]
Froese, R. and D. Pauly. Editors. (2018). FishBase. Raja eglanteria Bosc, 1800. Accessed through: World Register of Marine Species at: http://www.marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=158556 on 2018-02-21
Date
action
by
2005-05-26 07:43:32Z
created
2008-01-15 17:27:08Z
changed

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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]   

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). (2017). FishBase. World Wide Web electronic publication. , available online at http://www.fishbase.org [details]   

basis of record  (ofRaja diaphanes Mitchill, 1815) Froese, R. & D. Pauly (Editors). (2017). FishBase. World Wide Web electronic publication. , available online at http://www.fishbase.org [details]   

basis of record  (ofRaia chantenay Lesueur, 1824) Froese, R. & D. Pauly (Editors). (2017). FishBase. World Wide Web electronic publication. , available online at http://www.fishbase.org [details]   

basis of record  (ofRaia desmarestia Lesueur, 1824) Froese, R. & D. Pauly (Editors). (2017). FishBase. World Wide Web electronic publication. , available online at http://www.fishbase.org [details]   
 
 Present  Inaccurate  Introduced: alien 
 

From other sources
Diet Feed mainly on decapod crustaceans, bivalves, polychaetes, squids and fishes  [details]

Distribution Massachusetts to Florida and Gulf of Mexico; Gulf of Maine records from Collette and Klein-MacPhee (2002) [details]

Habitat Found from saltwater parts of estuaries and bays of 330 m. [details]

Habitat benthic [details]

Importance Social - Commercial, fishery and bait [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 clearnose skate  [details]
Spanish raya naricita  [details]