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

http://doi.org/ 10.5281/zenodo.276366

persistent identifier

http://treatment.plazi.org/id/03856F28-FF97-8140-14D7-FA1BA78FFDAF

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Plazi

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