Galapagos Species Checklist

Bathyraja spinosissima (Beebe & Tee-Van, 1941)

raya blanca, Spiny skate

Deep-water: marine; depth range 800 - 2938 m (Ref. 50610).Bathydemersal.

Taxonomy

Domain
Eukaryota

Kingdom
Animalia

Phylum
Chordata

Class
Chondrichthyes (= Elasmobranchii)

Order
Rajiformes

Family
Rajidae

Genus
Bathyraja

Species
spinosissima

Taxon category: Accepted

Status

IUCN Red List Category: Not evaluated

Distribution

Distribution: Galapagos and Cocos Islands

References

  • Appeltans, W. Bouchet, P., Boxshall, G.A., Fauchald, K., Gordon, D.P., Hoeksema, B.W., Poore, G.C.B., van Soest, R.W.M., Stöhr, S., Walter, T.C., Costello, M.J. (eds.) (2010) World Register of Marine Species (WoRMS). Available online at http://www.marinespecies.org.
  • Froese, R. Pauly, D. (eds.) (2010) FishBase. World Wide Web electronic publication. www.fishbase.org
  • McCosker, J.E. Rosenblatt, R.H. (2010) The fishes of the Galápagos Archipelago: an update. Proc. Calif. Acad. Sc., Ser. 4, vol. 61, Suppl. II, no. 11: 167-195.

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