Description: Male specimen. Previously identified as Leucoraja erinacea. Species in Gulf of St. Lawrence region are intermediate in form with L. erinacea, a southern species, but museum specimens to date have been shown to be all of L. ocellata. Capture: 1988, Rivière-du-Loup, Québec (St. Lawrence Estuary). MLI collection.
Author: Fisheries and Oceans Canada, Claude Nozères ()
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Digital photo, entire species Leucoraja ocellata (Mitchill, 1815)
Citation: CaRMS Photogallery / Fisheries and Oceans Canada, Claude Nozères, 2011