WoRMS taxon details

Urogymnus asperrimus (Bloch & Schneider, 1801)

217424  (urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:217424)

accepted
Species
marine, brackish, fresh, terrestrial
Not documented
Description Inhabits the continental shelf area. Found on sand and coral rublle habitats near reefs (Ref. 9840), often in caves. Disc...  
Description Inhabits the continental shelf area. Found on sand and coral rublle habitats near reefs (Ref. 9840), often in caves. Disc width not less than 100 cm. Apparently rare (Ref. 5213). [details]
Froese, R. and D. Pauly. Editors. (2018). FishBase. Urogymnus asperrimus (Bloch & Schneider, 1801). Accessed through: World Register of Marine Species at: http://marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=217424 on 2018-09-21
Date
action
by
1997-02-24 18:26:33Z
created
2008-01-15 17:27:08Z
changed

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basis of record Smith, J.L.B. & Smith, M.M. (1963). The fishes of Seychelles. Department of Ichthyology, Rhodes University. Grahamstown. [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
Description Inhabits the continental shelf area. Found on sand and coral rublle habitats near reefs (Ref. 9840), often in caves. Disc width not less than 100 cm. Apparently rare (Ref. 5213). [details]
 

LanguageName 
English porcupine ray  [details]
Japanese イバラエイ  [details]