WoRMS taxon details

Pteroplatytrygon violacea (Bonaparte, 1832)

158540  (urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:158540)

marine, brackish, fresh, terrestrial
Not documented
Distribution eastern edge of the Grand Banks to the Lesser Antilles  
Distribution eastern edge of the Grand Banks to the Lesser Antilles [details]
Froese, R. and D. Pauly. Editors. (2022). FishBase. Pteroplatytrygon violacea (Bonaparte, 1832). Accessed through: World Register of Marine Species at: https://www.marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=158540 on 2022-06-27
2005-05-26 07:43:32Z
2008-01-15 17:27:08Z

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context source (Deepsea) Intergovernmental Oceanographic Commission (IOC) of UNESCO. The Ocean Biogeographic Information System (OBIS), available online at http://www.iobis.org/ [details]   

basis of record Scott, W.B.; Scott, M.G. (1988). Atlantic fishes of Canada. <em>Canadian Bulletin of Fisheries and Aquatic Sciences.</em> No. 219. 731 pp. [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). (2021). FishBase. World Wide Web electronic publication. version (08/2021)., available online at https://www.fishbase.org [details]   
 Present  Inaccurate  Introduced: alien  Containing type locality 

From other sources
Diet Feeds on cephalopods, bony fishes and jellyfish  [details]

Distribution eastern edge of the Grand Banks to the Lesser Antilles [details]

Habitat Found in open, tropical and warm temperate waters usually in the first 100 m. [details]

Habitat nektonic [details]

Importance Scientific- Venomous tip on tail [details]

Reproduction Internal fertilization; ovoviviparous  [details]
English pelagic stingray  [details]
French pastenague violette [from synonym]  [details]
Hebrew טריגון כד-אף [from synonym]  [details]
Japanese カラスエイ  [details]
Polish ogończa fioletowa  [details]
Russian хвостокол пелагическийПелагический скат  [details]
Spanish raya violácearaya látigo violetaraya látigo obispo  [details]
Turkish rina baligi [from synonym]rinamavi rina balığıiğneli vatozdikenli vatoz [from synonym]  [details]
Ukrainian Морський-кіт пелагічний  [details]
To NMNH Extant Collection (Pteroplatytrygon violacea USNM 201945 radiograph dorsal view)
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