RAJIFORMES

Mucientes, Gonzalo & Arronte, Juan Carlos, 2010, Marine fishes from Galicia (NW Spain): an updated checklist, Zootaxa 2667, pp. 1-27: 5-6

publication ID

10.5281/zenodo.276366

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scientific name

RAJIFORMES
status

 

ORDER RAJIFORMES 

Family Rhinobatidae 

Rhinobatos rhinobatos (Linnaeus, 1758)  — No common name Rhinobatos cemiculus Geoffroy Saint-Hilaire, 1817  —Blackchin guitarfish

Family Rajidae 

Raja miraletus Linnaeus, 1758  — Brown ray

Raja asterias Delaroche, 1809  — Starry ray

Raja brachyura Lafont, 1873  —Blonde ray

* Raja clavata  Linnaeus, 1758 —Thornback ray * Raja microocellata  Montagu, 1818 —Small-eyed ray * Raja montagui  Fowler, 1910 —Spotted ray

Dipturus batis (Linnaeus, 1758)  — Blue skate Dipturus oxyrinchus (Linnaeus, 1758)  — Longnosed skate Leucoraja circularis (Couch, 1838)  — Sandy ray Leucoraja naevus (Müller & Henle, 1841)  — Cuckoo ray Rostroraja alba (Lacepède, 1803)  — Bottlenosed skate * Raja undulata  Lacepède, 1802 — Undulate ray

Family Dasyatidae 

Dasyatis pastinaca (Linnaeus, 1758)  — Common stingray

** Pteroplatytrygon violacea  (Bonaparte, 1832) — Pelagic stingray Not mentioned for Galicia by McEachran and Capapé in Whitehead et al. (1986). Recorded from the Galicia Bank under the name of Dasyatis violacea (Bañón et al., 1997)  .

Family Myliobatidae 

* Myliobatis aquila  (Linnaeus, 1758) — Common eagle ray Mobula mobular (Bonnaterre, 1788)  — Devil fish