Leucoraja ocellata - smaller Southern Gulf 'Miramichi' type
Description Winter skate, mature male specimen (50 cm). Compared to the larger Atlantic specimens, this species in the southern Gulf of St. Lawrence is intermediate in form with Leucoraja erinacea, a small species which does not occur in the Gulf. Museum specimens identified as L. erinacea from the Gulf are in fact of L. ocellata. Capture: 1988, Rivière-du-Loup, Québec (St. Lawrence Estuary). MLI collection.Author Fisheries and Oceans Canada, Claude Nozères· JPG file - 1.51 MB - 3648 x 2736 pixels
Extra information Camera Maker: Canon Camera Model: Canon PowerShot G11 Original Time Taken: 2011:05:10 10:57:14 Time Digitized: 2011:05:10 10:57:14 Artist: Claude Nozeres Shutter Speed: 1/60 sec Aperture: f/3.5 ISO Sensitivity: 80 Exposure Compensation: 0 EV Metering Mode: Center Weighted Average Flash Fired: Red Eye, Compulsory Flash Original Width: 3648 pixels Original Height: 2736 pixels Orientation: 1: Normal (0 deg) Subject Distance: 0.74 Focal Length: 8.898 mm Focal Length Equivalent in 35mm Film: 19.442770041272
Disclaimer: WoRMS does not exercise any editorial control over the information displayed here. However, if you come across any misidentifications, spelling mistakes or low quality pictures, your comments would be very much appreciated. You can reach us by emailing email@example.com or adding a comment, we will correct the information or remove the image from the website when necessary or in case of doubt.