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 - 3 648 x 2 736 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 Lens Info: 6.1-30.5 mm Focal Length Equivalent in 35mm Film: 19.442770041272
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