Raia abyssicola (2)
GILBERT, 1896
Valid name: Bathyraja abyssicola
Valid name: Bathyraja abyssicola
Common name: Deepsea skate
Original description species: GILBERT, 1896
Genus: Raia LINNÉ, 1758
Family: Rajidae BONAPARTE, 1831
Suborder: Rajoidei
Order: Rajiformes
Superorder: Batomorphii
Subcohort: Neoselachii
Cohort: Euselachii
Subclass: Elasmobranchii
Raia ackleyi (2)
GARMAN, 1881
Valid name: Rostroraja ackleyi
Valid name: Rostroraja ackleyi
Common name: Ocellate skate
Original description species: GARMAN, 1881
Genus: Raia LINNÉ, 1758
Family: Rajidae BONAPARTE, 1831
Suborder: Rajoidei
Order: Rajiformes
Superorder: Batomorphii
Subcohort: Neoselachii
Cohort: Euselachii
Subclass: Elasmobranchii
Raia ackleyi ornata (1)
GARMAN, 1881
Valid name: Leucoraja garmani
Valid name: Leucoraja garmani
Common name: Freckled skate
Original description species: GARMAN, 1881
Genus: Raia LINNÉ, 1758
Family: Rajidae BONAPARTE, 1831
Suborder: Rajoidei
Order: Rajiformes
Superorder: Batomorphii
Subcohort: Neoselachii
Cohort: Euselachii
Subclass: Elasmobranchii
Raia acus (1)
LACEPÈDE, 1803
Valid name: Dipturus oxyrinchus
Valid name: Dipturus oxyrinchus
Common name: Longnosed skate
Original description species: LACEPÈDE, 1803
Genus: Raia LINNÉ, 1758
Family: Rajidae BONAPARTE, 1831
Suborder: Rajoidei
Order: Rajiformes
Superorder: Batomorphii
Subcohort: Neoselachii
Cohort: Euselachii
Subclass: Elasmobranchii
Raia aguja (2)
KENDALL & RADCLIFFE, 1912
Valid name: Bathyraja aguja
Valid name: Bathyraja aguja
Common name: Aguja skate
Original description species: KENDALL & RADCLIFFE, 1912
Genus: Raia LINNÉ, 1758
Family: Rajidae BONAPARTE, 1831
Suborder: Rajoidei
Order: Rajiformes
Superorder: Batomorphii
Subcohort: Neoselachii
Cohort: Euselachii
Subclass: Elasmobranchii
Raia alba (5)
LACEPÈDE, 1803
Valid name: Rostroraja alba
Valid name: Rostroraja alba
Common name: Bottlenosed skate
Original description species: LACEPÈDE, 1803
Genus: Raia LINNÉ, 1758
Family: Rajidae BONAPARTE, 1831
Suborder: Rajoidei
Order: Rajiformes
Superorder: Batomorphii
Subcohort: Neoselachii
Cohort: Euselachii
Subclass: Elasmobranchii
Raia albalinea (1)
VON BONDE & SWART, 1923
Valid name: Rajella caudaspinosa
Valid name: Rajella caudaspinosa
Common name: Munchkin skate
Original description species: VON BONDE & SWART, 1923
Genus: Raia LINNÉ, 1758
Family: Rajidae BONAPARTE, 1831
Suborder: Rajoidei
Order: Rajiformes
Superorder: Batomorphii
Subcohort: Neoselachii
Cohort: Euselachii
Subclass: Elasmobranchii
Raia aleutica (2)
GILBERT, 1896
Valid name: Bathyraja aleutica
Valid name: Bathyraja aleutica
Common name: Aleutian skate
Original description species: GILBERT, 1896
Genus: Raia LINNÉ, 1758
Family: Rajidae BONAPARTE, 1831
Suborder: Rajoidei
Order: Rajiformes
Superorder: Batomorphii
Subcohort: Neoselachii
Cohort: Euselachii
Subclass: Elasmobranchii
Raia americana (4)
DEKAY, 1842
Valid name: Amblyraja radiata
Valid name: Amblyraja radiata
Common name: Thorny skate
Original description species: DEKAY, 1842
Genus: Raia LINNÉ, 1758
Family: Rajidae BONAPARTE, 1831
Suborder: Rajoidei
Order: Rajiformes
Superorder: Batomorphii
Subcohort: Neoselachii
Cohort: Euselachii
Subclass: Elasmobranchii
Raia andamanica (2)
LLOYD, 1909
Valid name: Cruriraja andamanica
Valid name: Cruriraja andamanica
Common name: Andaman leg skate
Original description species: LLOYD, 1909
Genus: Raia LINNÉ, 1758
Family: Rajidae BONAPARTE, 1831
Suborder: Rajoidei
Order: Rajiformes
Superorder: Batomorphii
Subcohort: Neoselachii
Cohort: Euselachii
Subclass: Elasmobranchii
Raia aquila (5)
LINNAEUS, 1758
Valid name: Myliobatis aquila
Valid name: Myliobatis aquila
Common name: Common eagle ray
Original description species: LINNAEUS, 1758
Genus: Raia LINNÉ, 1758
Family: Rajidae BONAPARTE, 1831
Suborder: Rajoidei
Order: Rajiformes
Superorder: Batomorphii
Subcohort: Neoselachii
Cohort: Euselachii
Subclass: Elasmobranchii
Raia aquila STEPHAN 1779 (2)

Valid name: Myliobatis aquila
Valid name: Myliobatis aquila
Common name: Common eagle ray
Genus: Raia LINNÉ, 1758
Family: Rajidae BONAPARTE, 1831
Suborder: Rajoidei
Order: Rajiformes
Superorder: Batomorphii
Subcohort: Neoselachii
Cohort: Euselachii
Subclass: Elasmobranchii
Raia arnak (1)
FORSSKÅL, 1775
Valid name: Himantura uarnak
Valid name: Himantura uarnak
Common name: Honeycomb stingray
Original description species: FORSSKÅL, 1775
Genus: Raia LINNÉ, 1758
Family: Rajidae BONAPARTE, 1831
Suborder: Rajoidei
Order: Rajiformes
Superorder: Batomorphii
Subcohort: Neoselachii
Cohort: Euselachii
Subclass: Elasmobranchii
Raia aspera (2)
RISSO, 1810
Valid name: Raja clavata
Valid name: Raja clavata
Common name: Thornback ray
Original description species: RISSO, 1810
Genus: Raia LINNÉ, 1758
Family: Rajidae BONAPARTE, 1831
Suborder: Rajoidei
Order: Rajiformes
Superorder: Batomorphii
Subcohort: Neoselachii
Cohort: Euselachii
Subclass: Elasmobranchii
Raia asterias (2)
DELAROCHE, 1809
Valid name: Raja asterias
Valid name: Raja asterias
Common name: Starry ray
Original description species: DELAROCHE, 1809
Genus: Raia LINNÉ, 1758
Family: Rajidae BONAPARTE, 1831
Suborder: Rajoidei
Order: Rajiformes
Superorder: Batomorphii
Subcohort: Neoselachii
Cohort: Euselachii
Subclass: Elasmobranchii
Raia australis (1)
MACLEAY, 1884
Valid name: Dentiraja australis
Valid name: Dentiraja australis
Common name: Sydney skate
Original description species: MACLEAY, 1884
Genus: Raia LINNÉ, 1758
Family: Rajidae BONAPARTE, 1831
Suborder: Rajoidei
Order: Rajiformes
Superorder: Batomorphii
Subcohort: Neoselachii
Cohort: Euselachii
Subclass: Elasmobranchii
Raia badia (1)
GARMAN, 1899
Valid name: Amblyraja hyperborea
Valid name: Amblyraja hyperborea
Common name: Broad skate
Original description species: GARMAN, 1899
Genus: Raia LINNÉ, 1758
Family: Rajidae BONAPARTE, 1831
Suborder: Rajoidei
Order: Rajiformes
Superorder: Batomorphii
Subcohort: Neoselachii
Cohort: Euselachii
Subclass: Elasmobranchii
Raia barnardi (2)
NORMAN, 1935
Valid name: Rajella barnardi
Valid name: Rajella barnardi
Original description species: NORMAN, 1935
Genus: Raia LINNÉ, 1758
Family: Rajidae BONAPARTE, 1831
Suborder: Rajoidei
Order: Rajiformes
Superorder: Batomorphii
Subcohort: Neoselachii
Cohort: Euselachii
Subclass: Elasmobranchii
Raia bathyphila (1)
HOLT & BYRNE, 1908
Valid name: Rajella bathyphila
Valid name: Rajella bathyphila
Common name: Deepwater ray
Original description species: HOLT & BYRNE, 1908
Genus: Raia LINNÉ, 1758
Family: Rajidae BONAPARTE, 1831
Suborder: Rajoidei
Order: Rajiformes
Superorder: Batomorphii
Subcohort: Neoselachii
Cohort: Euselachii
Subclass: Elasmobranchii
Raia batis (30)
LINNAEUS, 1758
Valid name: Dipturus batis
Valid name: Dipturus batis
Common name: Blue skate
Original description species: LINNAEUS, 1758
Genus: Raia LINNÉ, 1758
Family: Rajidae BONAPARTE, 1831
Suborder: Rajoidei
Order: Rajiformes
Superorder: Batomorphii
Subcohort: Neoselachii
Cohort: Euselachii
Subclass: Elasmobranchii
Raia binoculata (4)
GIRARD, 1855
Valid name: Beringraja binoculata
Valid name: Beringraja binoculata
Common name: Big skate
Original description species: GIRARD, 1855
Genus: Raia LINNÉ, 1758
Family: Rajidae BONAPARTE, 1831
Suborder: Rajoidei
Order: Rajiformes
Superorder: Batomorphii
Subcohort: Neoselachii
Cohort: Euselachii
Subclass: Elasmobranchii
Raia blanda (2)
HOLT, 1894
Valid name: Raja brachyura
Valid name: Raja brachyura
Common name: Blonde ray
Original description species: HOLT, 1894
Genus: Raia LINNÉ, 1758
Family: Rajidae BONAPARTE, 1831
Suborder: Rajoidei
Order: Rajiformes
Superorder: Batomorphii
Subcohort: Neoselachii
Cohort: Euselachii
Subclass: Elasmobranchii
Raia borea (1)
GARMAN, 1899
Valid name: Amblyraja hyperborea
Valid name: Amblyraja hyperborea
Common name: Arctic skate
Original description species: GARMAN, 1899
Genus: Raia LINNÉ, 1758
Family: Rajidae BONAPARTE, 1831
Suborder: Rajoidei
Order: Rajiformes
Superorder: Batomorphii
Subcohort: Neoselachii
Cohort: Euselachii
Subclass: Elasmobranchii
Raia brachyura (5)
LAFONT, 1873
Valid name: Raja brachyura
Valid name: Raja brachyura
Common name: Blonde ray
Original description species: LAFONT, 1873
Genus: Raia LINNÉ, 1758
Family: Rajidae BONAPARTE, 1831
Suborder: Rajoidei
Order: Rajiformes
Superorder: Batomorphii
Subcohort: Neoselachii
Cohort: Euselachii
Subclass: Elasmobranchii
Raia brachyurops (1)
FOWLER, 1910
Valid name: Bathyraja brachyurops
Valid name: Bathyraja brachyurops
Common name: Broadnose skate
Original description species: FOWLER, 1910
Genus: Raia LINNÉ, 1758
Family: Rajidae BONAPARTE, 1831
Suborder: Rajoidei
Order: Rajiformes
Superorder: Batomorphii
Subcohort: Neoselachii
Cohort: Euselachii
Subclass: Elasmobranchii
Raia brevicaudata (1)
MARINI, 1933
Valid name: Zearaja chilensis
Valid name: Zearaja chilensis
Common name: Yellownose skate
Original description species: MARINI, 1933
Genus: Raia LINNÉ, 1758
Family: Rajidae BONAPARTE, 1831
Suborder: Rajoidei
Order: Rajiformes
Superorder: Batomorphii
Subcohort: Neoselachii
Cohort: Euselachii
Subclass: Elasmobranchii
Raia castelnaui (1)
MIRANDA RIBEIRO, 1907
Valid name: Atlantoraja castelnaui
Valid name: Atlantoraja castelnaui
Common name: Spotback skate
Original description species: MIRANDA RIBEIRO, 1907
Genus: Raia LINNÉ, 1758
Family: Rajidae BONAPARTE, 1831
Suborder: Rajoidei
Order: Rajiformes
Superorder: Batomorphii
Subcohort: Neoselachii
Cohort: Euselachii
Subclass: Elasmobranchii
Raia caudaspinosa (4)
VON BONDE & SWART, 1923
Valid name: Rajella caudaspinosa
Valid name: Rajella caudaspinosa
Common name: Munchkin skate
Original description species: VON BONDE & SWART, 1923
Genus: Raia LINNÉ, 1758
Family: Rajidae BONAPARTE, 1831
Suborder: Rajoidei
Order: Rajiformes
Superorder: Batomorphii
Subcohort: Neoselachii
Cohort: Euselachii
Subclass: Elasmobranchii
Raia cephaloptera (1)
BLOCH & SCHNEIDER, 1801
Valid name: Mobula mobular
Valid name: Mobula mobular
Common name: Devil fish
Original description species: BLOCH & SCHNEIDER, 1801
Genus: Raia LINNÉ, 1758
Family: Rajidae BONAPARTE, 1831
Suborder: Rajoidei
Order: Rajiformes
Superorder: Batomorphii
Subcohort: Neoselachii
Cohort: Euselachii
Subclass: Elasmobranchii
Raia chagrinea (3)
SHAW, 1804
Valid name: Leucoraja fullonica
Valid name: Leucoraja fullonica
Common name: Shagreen ray
Original description species: SHAW, 1804
Genus: Raia LINNÉ, 1758
Family: Rajidae BONAPARTE, 1831
Suborder: Rajoidei
Order: Rajiformes
Superorder: Batomorphii
Subcohort: Neoselachii
Cohort: Euselachii
Subclass: Elasmobranchii
Raia chantenay (3)
LESUEUR, 1824
Valid name: Rostroraja eglanteria
Valid name: Rostroraja eglanteria
Common name: Clearnose skate
Original description species: LESUEUR, 1824
Genus: Raia LINNÉ, 1758
Family: Rajidae BONAPARTE, 1831
Suborder: Rajoidei
Order: Rajiformes
Superorder: Batomorphii
Subcohort: Neoselachii
Cohort: Euselachii
Subclass: Elasmobranchii
Raia chinensis (2)
BASILEWSKY, 1855
Valid name: Dipturus chinensis
Valid name: Dipturus chinensis
Original description species: BASILEWSKY, 1855
Genus: Raia LINNÉ, 1758
Family: Rajidae BONAPARTE, 1831
Suborder: Rajoidei
Order: Rajiformes
Superorder: Batomorphii
Subcohort: Neoselachii
Cohort: Euselachii
Subclass: Elasmobranchii
Raia circularis (9)
(COUCH, 1838)
Valid name: Leucoraja circularis
Valid name: Leucoraja circularis
Original description species: (COUCH, 1838)
Genus: Raia LINNÉ, 1758
Family: Rajidae BONAPARTE, 1831
Suborder: Rajoidei
Order: Rajiformes
Superorder: Batomorphii
Subcohort: Neoselachii
Cohort: Euselachii
Subclass: Elasmobranchii
Raia clavata (32)
LINNAEUS, 1758
Valid name: Raja clavata
Valid name: Raja clavata
Common name: Thornback ray
Original description species: LINNAEUS, 1758
Genus: Raia LINNÉ, 1758
Family: Rajidae BONAPARTE, 1831
Suborder: Rajoidei
Order: Rajiformes
Superorder: Batomorphii
Subcohort: Neoselachii
Cohort: Euselachii
Subclass: Elasmobranchii
Raia clavata STEPHAN 1779 (1)

Valid name: Raja clavata
Valid name: Raja clavata
Common name: Thornback ray
Genus: Raia LINNÉ, 1758
Family: Rajidae BONAPARTE, 1831
Suborder: Rajoidei
Order: Rajiformes
Superorder: Batomorphii
Subcohort: Neoselachii
Cohort: Euselachii
Subclass: Elasmobranchii
Raia cuvieri (1)
BLOCH & SCHNEIDER, 1801
Valid name: Raja sp.
Valid name: Raja sp.
Original description species: BLOCH & SCHNEIDER, 1801
Genus: Raia LINNÉ, 1758
Family: Rajidae BONAPARTE, 1831
Suborder: Rajoidei
Order: Rajiformes
Superorder: Batomorphii
Subcohort: Neoselachii
Cohort: Euselachii
Subclass: Elasmobranchii
Raia cyclophora (2)
REGAN, 1903
Valid name: Atlantoraja cyclophora
Valid name: Atlantoraja cyclophora
Common name: Eyespot skate
Original description species: REGAN, 1903
Genus: Raia LINNÉ, 1758
Family: Rajidae BONAPARTE, 1831
Suborder: Rajoidei
Order: Rajiformes
Superorder: Batomorphii
Subcohort: Neoselachii
Cohort: Euselachii
Subclass: Elasmobranchii
Raia desmarestia (2)
LESUEUR, 1824
Valid name: Rostroraja eglanteria
Valid name: Rostroraja eglanteria
Common name: Clearnose skate
Original description species: LESUEUR, 1824
Genus: Raia LINNÉ, 1758
Family: Rajidae BONAPARTE, 1831
Suborder: Rajoidei
Order: Rajiformes
Superorder: Batomorphii
Subcohort: Neoselachii
Cohort: Euselachii
Subclass: Elasmobranchii
Raia diaphanes (9)
MITCHILL, 1815
Valid name: Rostroraja eglanteria
Valid name: Rostroraja eglanteria
Common name: Clearnose skate
Original description species: MITCHILL, 1815
Genus: Raia LINNÉ, 1758
Family: Rajidae BONAPARTE, 1831
Suborder: Rajoidei
Order: Rajiformes
Superorder: Batomorphii
Subcohort: Neoselachii
Cohort: Euselachii
Subclass: Elasmobranchii
Raia djiddensis (2)
FORSSKÅL, 1775
Valid name: Rhynchobatus djiddensis
Valid name: Rhynchobatus djiddensis
Common name: Giant guitarfish
Original description species: FORSSKÅL, 1775
Genus: Raia LINNÉ, 1758
Family: Rajidae BONAPARTE, 1831
Suborder: Rajoidei
Order: Rajiformes
Superorder: Batomorphii
Subcohort: Neoselachii
Cohort: Euselachii
Subclass: Elasmobranchii
Raia durbanensis (2)
VON BONDE & SWART, 1923
Valid name: Cruriraja durbanensis
Valid name: Cruriraja durbanensis
Common name: Smooth nose leg skate
Original description species: VON BONDE & SWART, 1923
Genus: Raia LINNÉ, 1758
Family: Rajidae BONAPARTE, 1831
Suborder: Rajoidei
Order: Rajiformes
Superorder: Batomorphii
Subcohort: Neoselachii
Cohort: Euselachii
Subclass: Elasmobranchii
Raia eatonii (1)
GÜNTHER, 1876
Valid name: Bathyraja eatonii
Valid name: Bathyraja eatonii
Common name: Eaton's skate
Original description species: GÜNTHER, 1876
Genus: Raia LINNÉ, 1758
Family: Rajidae BONAPARTE, 1831
Suborder: Rajoidei
Order: Rajiformes
Superorder: Batomorphii
Subcohort: Neoselachii
Cohort: Euselachii
Subclass: Elasmobranchii
Raia eglanteria (5)
LACEPÈDE (ex BOSC), 1800
Valid name: Rostroraja eglanteria
Valid name: Rostroraja eglanteria
Common name: Clearnose skate
Original description species: LACEPÈDE (ex BOSC), 1800
Genus: Raia LINNÉ, 1758
Family: Rajidae BONAPARTE, 1831
Suborder: Rajoidei
Order: Rajiformes
Superorder: Batomorphii
Subcohort: Neoselachii
Cohort: Euselachii
Subclass: Elasmobranchii
Raia eglantiera (2)
LACEPÈDE (ex BOSC), 1800
Valid name: Rostroraja eglanteria
Valid name: Rostroraja eglanteria
Common name: Clearnose skate
Original description species: LACEPÈDE (ex BOSC), 1800
Genus: Raia LINNÉ, 1758
Family: Rajidae BONAPARTE, 1831
Suborder: Rajoidei
Order: Rajiformes
Superorder: Batomorphii
Subcohort: Neoselachii
Cohort: Euselachii
Subclass: Elasmobranchii
Raia electricus (1)
BLOCH & SCHNEIDER, 1801
Valid name: Rhinobatus sp.
Valid name: Rhinobatus sp.
Original description species: BLOCH & SCHNEIDER, 1801
Genus: Raia LINNÉ, 1758
Family: Rajidae BONAPARTE, 1831
Suborder: Rajoidei
Order: Rajiformes
Superorder: Batomorphii
Subcohort: Neoselachii
Cohort: Euselachii
Subclass: Elasmobranchii
Raia equatorialis (1)
JORDAN & BOLLMAN, 1890
Valid name: Rostroraja equatorialis
Valid name: Rostroraja equatorialis
Common name: Ecuatorial ray
Original description species: JORDAN & BOLLMAN, 1890
Genus: Raia LINNÉ, 1758
Family: Rajidae BONAPARTE, 1831
Suborder: Rajoidei
Order: Rajiformes
Superorder: Batomorphii
Subcohort: Neoselachii
Cohort: Euselachii
Subclass: Elasmobranchii
Raia erinacea (9)
MITCHILL, 1825
Valid name: Leucoraja erinacea
Valid name: Leucoraja erinacea
Common name: Little skate
Original description species: MITCHILL, 1825
Genus: Raia LINNÉ, 1758
Family: Rajidae BONAPARTE, 1831
Suborder: Rajoidei
Order: Rajiformes
Superorder: Batomorphii
Subcohort: Neoselachii
Cohort: Euselachii
Subclass: Elasmobranchii
Raia erinaceus (2)
MITCHILL, 1825
Valid name: Leucoraja erinacea
Valid name: Leucoraja erinacea
Common name: Little skate
Original description species: MITCHILL, 1825
Genus: Raia LINNÉ, 1758
Family: Rajidae BONAPARTE, 1831
Suborder: Rajoidei
Order: Rajiformes
Superorder: Batomorphii
Subcohort: Neoselachii
Cohort: Euselachii
Subclass: Elasmobranchii
Raia extenta (1)
GARMAN, 1913
Valid name: Psammobatis extenta
Valid name: Psammobatis extenta
Common name: Zipper sand skate
Original description species: GARMAN, 1913
Genus: Raia LINNÉ, 1758
Family: Rajidae BONAPARTE, 1831
Suborder: Rajoidei
Order: Rajiformes
Superorder: Batomorphii
Subcohort: Neoselachii
Cohort: Euselachii
Subclass: Elasmobranchii
Raia flavirostris (1)
PHILIPPI, 1892
Valid name: Zearaja chilensis
Valid name: Zearaja chilensis
Original description species: PHILIPPI, 1892
Genus: Raia LINNÉ, 1758
Family: Rajidae BONAPARTE, 1831
Suborder: Rajoidei
Order: Rajiformes
Superorder: Batomorphii
Subcohort: Neoselachii
Cohort: Euselachii
Subclass: Elasmobranchii
Raia flossada (1)
RISSO, 1827
Valid name: Dipturus batis
Valid name: Dipturus batis
Common name: Blue skate
Original description species: RISSO, 1827
Genus: Raia LINNÉ, 1758
Family: Rajidae BONAPARTE, 1831
Suborder: Rajoidei
Order: Rajiformes
Superorder: Batomorphii
Subcohort: Neoselachii
Cohort: Euselachii
Subclass: Elasmobranchii
Raia fluviatilis (1)
HAMILTON, 1822
Valid name: Pastinachus sephen
Valid name: Pastinachus sephen
Common name: Ganges stingray
Original description species: HAMILTON, 1822
Genus: Raia LINNÉ, 1758
Family: Rajidae BONAPARTE, 1831
Suborder: Rajoidei
Order: Rajiformes
Superorder: Batomorphii
Subcohort: Neoselachii
Cohort: Euselachii
Subclass: Elasmobranchii
Raia fullonica (8)
LINNAEUS, 1758
Valid name: Leucoraja fullonica
Valid name: Leucoraja fullonica
Common name: Shagreen ray
Original description species: LINNAEUS, 1758
Genus: Raia LINNÉ, 1758
Family: Rajidae BONAPARTE, 1831
Suborder: Rajoidei
Order: Rajiformes
Superorder: Batomorphii
Subcohort: Neoselachii
Cohort: Euselachii
Subclass: Elasmobranchii
Raia fullonica STEPHAN 1779 (1)

Valid name: Leucoraja fullonica
Valid name: Leucoraja fullonica
Common name: Shagreen ray
Genus: Raia LINNÉ, 1758
Family: Rajidae BONAPARTE, 1831
Suborder: Rajoidei
Order: Rajiformes
Superorder: Batomorphii
Subcohort: Neoselachii
Cohort: Euselachii
Subclass: Elasmobranchii
Raia fusca (2)
GARMAN, 1885
Valid name: Okamejei kenojei
Valid name: Okamejei kenojei
Common name: Ocellate spot skate
Original description species: GARMAN, 1885
Genus: Raia LINNÉ, 1758
Family: Rajidae BONAPARTE, 1831
Suborder: Rajoidei
Order: Rajiformes
Superorder: Batomorphii
Subcohort: Neoselachii
Cohort: Euselachii
Subclass: Elasmobranchii
Raia fyllae (2)
LÜTKEN, 1887
Valid name: Rajella fyllae
Valid name: Rajella fyllae
Common name: Round ray
Original description species: LÜTKEN, 1887
Genus: Raia LINNÉ, 1758
Family: Rajidae BONAPARTE, 1831
Suborder: Rajoidei
Order: Rajiformes
Superorder: Batomorphii
Subcohort: Neoselachii
Cohort: Euselachii
Subclass: Elasmobranchii
Raia gaimardi (1)
GAIMARD, 1851
Valid name: Dipturus batis
Valid name: Dipturus batis
Common name: Blue skate
Original description species: GAIMARD, 1851
Genus: Raia LINNÉ, 1758
Family: Rajidae BONAPARTE, 1831
Suborder: Rajoidei
Order: Rajiformes
Superorder: Batomorphii
Subcohort: Neoselachii
Cohort: Euselachii
Subclass: Elasmobranchii
Raia giorna (1)
LACEPÈDE, 1803
Valid name: Mobula mobular
Valid name: Mobula mobular
Common name: Devil fish
Original description species: LACEPÈDE, 1803
Genus: Raia LINNÉ, 1758
Family: Rajidae BONAPARTE, 1831
Suborder: Rajoidei
Order: Rajiformes
Superorder: Batomorphii
Subcohort: Neoselachii
Cohort: Euselachii
Subclass: Elasmobranchii
Raia granulata (3)
(MACLEAY, 1883)
Valid name: Urogymnus granulatus
Valid name: Urogymnus granulatus
Original description species: (MACLEAY, 1883)
Genus: Raia LINNÉ, 1758
Family: Rajidae BONAPARTE, 1831
Suborder: Rajoidei
Order: Rajiformes
Superorder: Batomorphii
Subcohort: Neoselachii
Cohort: Euselachii
Subclass: Elasmobranchii
Raia halavi (1)
FORSSKÅL, 1775
Valid name: Glaucostegus halavi
Valid name: Glaucostegus halavi
Common name: Halavi's guitarfish
Original description species: FORSSKÅL, 1775
Genus: Raia LINNÉ, 1758
Family: Rajidae BONAPARTE, 1831
Suborder: Rajoidei
Order: Rajiformes
Superorder: Batomorphii
Subcohort: Neoselachii
Cohort: Euselachii
Subclass: Elasmobranchii
Raia hollandi (1)
JORDAN & RICHARDSON, 1909
Valid name: Okamejei hollandi
Valid name: Okamejei hollandi
Common name: Yellow-spotted skate
Original description species: JORDAN & RICHARDSON, 1909
Genus: Raia LINNÉ, 1758
Family: Rajidae BONAPARTE, 1831
Suborder: Rajoidei
Order: Rajiformes
Superorder: Batomorphii
Subcohort: Neoselachii
Cohort: Euselachii
Subclass: Elasmobranchii
Raia hyperborea (2)
COLLETT, 1879
Valid name: Amblyraja hyperborea
Valid name: Amblyraja hyperborea
Common name: Arctic skate
Original description species: COLLETT, 1879
Genus: Raia LINNÉ, 1758
Family: Rajidae BONAPARTE, 1831
Suborder: Rajoidei
Order: Rajiformes
Superorder: Batomorphii
Subcohort: Neoselachii
Cohort: Euselachii
Subclass: Elasmobranchii
Raia ingolfiana (1)
LÜTKEN, 1898
Valid name: Rajella lintea
Valid name: Rajella lintea
Common name: Sailray
Original description species: LÜTKEN, 1898
Genus: Raia LINNÉ, 1758
Family: Rajidae BONAPARTE, 1831
Suborder: Rajoidei
Order: Rajiformes
Superorder: Batomorphii
Subcohort: Neoselachii
Cohort: Euselachii
Subclass: Elasmobranchii
Raia inornata (4)
JORDAN & GILBERT, 1881
Valid name: Beringraja inornata
Valid name: Beringraja inornata
Common name: California ray
Original description species: JORDAN & GILBERT, 1881
Genus: Raia LINNÉ, 1758
Family: Rajidae BONAPARTE, 1831
Suborder: Rajoidei
Order: Rajiformes
Superorder: Batomorphii
Subcohort: Neoselachii
Cohort: Euselachii
Subclass: Elasmobranchii
Raia inornata inermis (3)
JORDAN & GILBERT, 1881
Valid name: Beringraja inornata
Valid name: Beringraja inornata
Common name: California ray
Original description species: JORDAN & GILBERT, 1881
Genus: Raia LINNÉ, 1758
Family: Rajidae BONAPARTE, 1831
Suborder: Rajoidei
Order: Rajiformes
Superorder: Batomorphii
Subcohort: Neoselachii
Cohort: Euselachii
Subclass: Elasmobranchii
Raia intermedia (2)
PARNELL, 1837
Valid name: Dipturus intermedius
Valid name: Dipturus intermedius
Common name: Blue skate
Original description species: PARNELL, 1837
Genus: Raia LINNÉ, 1758
Family: Rajidae BONAPARTE, 1831
Suborder: Rajoidei
Order: Rajiformes
Superorder: Batomorphii
Subcohort: Neoselachii
Cohort: Euselachii
Subclass: Elasmobranchii
Raia interrupta (1)
GILL & TOWNSEND, 1897
Valid name: Bathyraja interrupta
Valid name: Bathyraja interrupta
Common name: Sandpaper skate
Original description species: GILL & TOWNSEND, 1897
Genus: Raia LINNÉ, 1758
Family: Rajidae BONAPARTE, 1831
Suborder: Rajoidei
Order: Rajiformes
Superorder: Batomorphii
Subcohort: Neoselachii
Cohort: Euselachii
Subclass: Elasmobranchii
Raia isotrachys (2)
GÜNTHER, 1877
Valid name: Bathyraja isotrachys
Valid name: Bathyraja isotrachys
Common name: Raspback skate
Original description species: GÜNTHER, 1877
Genus: Raia LINNÉ, 1758
Family: Rajidae BONAPARTE, 1831
Suborder: Rajoidei
Order: Rajiformes
Superorder: Batomorphii
Subcohort: Neoselachii
Cohort: Euselachii
Subclass: Elasmobranchii
Raia jamaicensis (1)
CUVIER, 1816
Valid name: Urobatis jamaicensis
Valid name: Urobatis jamaicensis
Common name: Yellow stingray
Original description species: CUVIER, 1816
Genus: Raia LINNÉ, 1758
Family: Rajidae BONAPARTE, 1831
Suborder: Rajoidei
Order: Rajiformes
Superorder: Batomorphii
Subcohort: Neoselachii
Cohort: Euselachii
Subclass: Elasmobranchii
Raia johannis-davisi (1)
ALCOCK, 1899
Valid name: Dipturus johannisdavisi
Valid name: Dipturus johannisdavisi
Common name: Travancore skate
Original description species: ALCOCK, 1899
Genus: Raia LINNÉ, 1758
Family: Rajidae BONAPARTE, 1831
Suborder: Rajoidei
Order: Rajiformes
Superorder: Batomorphii
Subcohort: Neoselachii
Cohort: Euselachii
Subclass: Elasmobranchii
Raia kenojei (3)
MÜLLER & HENLE, 1841
Valid name: Okamejei kenojei
Valid name: Okamejei kenojei
Original description species: MÜLLER & HENLE, 1841
Genus: Raia LINNÉ, 1758
Family: Rajidae BONAPARTE, 1831
Suborder: Rajoidei
Order: Rajiformes
Superorder: Batomorphii
Subcohort: Neoselachii
Cohort: Euselachii
Subclass: Elasmobranchii
Raia kincaidii (2)
GARMAN, 1908
Valid name: Bathyraja kincaidii
Valid name: Bathyraja kincaidii
Common name: Sandpaper skate
Original description species: GARMAN, 1908
Genus: Raia LINNÉ, 1758
Family: Rajidae BONAPARTE, 1831
Suborder: Rajoidei
Order: Rajiformes
Superorder: Batomorphii
Subcohort: Neoselachii
Cohort: Euselachii
Subclass: Elasmobranchii
Raia laevis (11)
MITCHILL, 1818
Valid name: Dipturus laevis
Valid name: Dipturus laevis
Common name: Barndoor skate
Original description species: MITCHILL, 1818
Genus: Raia LINNÉ, 1758
Family: Rajidae BONAPARTE, 1831
Suborder: Rajoidei
Order: Rajiformes
Superorder: Batomorphii
Subcohort: Neoselachii
Cohort: Euselachii
Subclass: Elasmobranchii
Raia lemprieri (2)
RICHARDSON, 1845
Valid name: Dentiraja lemprieri
Valid name: Dentiraja lemprieri
Common name: Australian thornback skate
Original description species: RICHARDSON, 1845
Genus: Raia LINNÉ, 1758
Family: Rajidae BONAPARTE, 1831
Suborder: Rajoidei
Order: Rajiformes
Superorder: Batomorphii
Subcohort: Neoselachii
Cohort: Euselachii
Subclass: Elasmobranchii
Raia leopardus (4)
VON BONDE & SWART, 1923
Valid name: Rajella leoparda
Valid name: Rajella leoparda
Common name: Leopard skate
Original description species: VON BONDE & SWART, 1923
Genus: Raia LINNÉ, 1758
Family: Rajidae BONAPARTE, 1831
Suborder: Rajoidei
Order: Rajiformes
Superorder: Batomorphii
Subcohort: Neoselachii
Cohort: Euselachii
Subclass: Elasmobranchii
Raia lima (1)
POEPPIG, 1835
Valid name: Sympterygia lima
Valid name: Sympterygia lima
Common name: Filetail fanskate
Original description species: POEPPIG, 1835
Genus: Raia LINNÉ, 1758
Family: Rajidae BONAPARTE, 1831
Suborder: Rajoidei
Order: Rajiformes
Superorder: Batomorphii
Subcohort: Neoselachii
Cohort: Euselachii
Subclass: Elasmobranchii
Raia lintea (3)
FRIES, 1838
Valid name: Rajella lintea
Valid name: Rajella lintea
Common name: Sailray
Original description species: FRIES, 1838
Genus: Raia LINNÉ, 1758
Family: Rajidae BONAPARTE, 1831
Suborder: Rajoidei
Order: Rajiformes
Superorder: Batomorphii
Subcohort: Neoselachii
Cohort: Euselachii
Subclass: Elasmobranchii
Raia lymma (1)
FORSSKÅL, 1775
Valid name: Taeniura lymma
Valid name: Taeniura lymma
Common name: Bluespotted ribbontail ray
Original description species: FORSSKÅL, 1775
Genus: Raia LINNÉ, 1758
Family: Rajidae BONAPARTE, 1831
Suborder: Rajoidei
Order: Rajiformes
Superorder: Batomorphii
Subcohort: Neoselachii
Cohort: Euselachii
Subclass: Elasmobranchii
Raia lymnia (1)
FORSSKÅL, 1775
Valid name: Taeniura lymma
Valid name: Taeniura lymma
Common name: Bluespotted ribbontail ray
Original description species: FORSSKÅL, 1775
Genus: Raia LINNÉ, 1758
Family: Rajidae BONAPARTE, 1831
Suborder: Rajoidei
Order: Rajiformes
Superorder: Batomorphii
Subcohort: Neoselachii
Cohort: Euselachii
Subclass: Elasmobranchii
Raia machuelo (2)
OSBECK, 1770
Valid name: Squatina aculeata
Valid name: Squatina aculeata
Original description species: OSBECK, 1770
Genus: Raia LINNÉ, 1758
Family: Rajidae BONAPARTE, 1831
Suborder: Rajoidei
Order: Rajiformes
Superorder: Batomorphii
Subcohort: Neoselachii
Cohort: Euselachii
Subclass: Elasmobranchii
Raia macrorhynchus (2)
RAFINESQUE, 1810
Valid name: Dipturus batis
Valid name: Dipturus batis
Original description species: RAFINESQUE, 1810
Genus: Raia LINNÉ, 1758
Family: Rajidae BONAPARTE, 1831
Suborder: Rajoidei
Order: Rajiformes
Superorder: Batomorphii
Subcohort: Neoselachii
Cohort: Euselachii
Subclass: Elasmobranchii
Raia maculata (9)
SHAW, 1804
Valid name: Narcine maculata
Valid name: Narcine maculata
Common name: Darkfinned numbfish
Original description species: SHAW, 1804
Genus: Raia LINNÉ, 1758
Family: Rajidae BONAPARTE, 1831
Suborder: Rajoidei
Order: Rajiformes
Superorder: Batomorphii
Subcohort: Neoselachii
Cohort: Euselachii
Subclass: Elasmobranchii
Raia maderensis (4)
LOWE, 1838
Valid name: Raja maderensis
Valid name: Raja maderensis
Common name: Madeiran ray
Original description species: LOWE, 1838
Genus: Raia LINNÉ, 1758
Family: Rajidae BONAPARTE, 1831
Suborder: Rajoidei
Order: Rajiformes
Superorder: Batomorphii
Subcohort: Neoselachii
Cohort: Euselachii
Subclass: Elasmobranchii
Raia magellanica (1)
PHILIPPI, 1902
Valid name: Bathyraja magellanica
Valid name: Bathyraja magellanica
Common name: Magellan skate
Original description species: PHILIPPI, 1902
Genus: Raia LINNÉ, 1758
Family: Rajidae BONAPARTE, 1831
Suborder: Rajoidei
Order: Rajiformes
Superorder: Batomorphii
Subcohort: Neoselachii
Cohort: Euselachii
Subclass: Elasmobranchii
Raia mamillidens (1)
ALCOCK, 1889
Valid name: Fenestraja mamillidens
Valid name: Fenestraja mamillidens
Common name: Prickly skate
Original description species: ALCOCK, 1889
Genus: Raia LINNÉ, 1758
Family: Rajidae BONAPARTE, 1831
Suborder: Rajoidei
Order: Rajiformes
Superorder: Batomorphii
Subcohort: Neoselachii
Cohort: Euselachii
Subclass: Elasmobranchii
Raia mammillidens (1)
ALCOCK, 1889
Valid name: Fenestraja mamillidens
Valid name: Fenestraja mamillidens
Common name: Prickly skate
Original description species: ALCOCK, 1889
Genus: Raia LINNÉ, 1758
Family: Rajidae BONAPARTE, 1831
Suborder: Rajoidei
Order: Rajiformes
Superorder: Batomorphii
Subcohort: Neoselachii
Cohort: Euselachii
Subclass: Elasmobranchii
Raia marginata (7)
LACEPÈDE, 1803
Valid name: Rostroraja alba
Valid name: Rostroraja alba
Common name: Bottlenosed skate
Original description species: LACEPÈDE, 1803
Genus: Raia LINNÉ, 1758
Family: Rajidae BONAPARTE, 1831
Suborder: Rajoidei
Order: Rajiformes
Superorder: Batomorphii
Subcohort: Neoselachii
Cohort: Euselachii
Subclass: Elasmobranchii
Raia maroccana (1)
BLOCH & SCHNEIDER, 1801
Valid name: Raja sp.
Valid name: Raja sp.
Original description species: BLOCH & SCHNEIDER, 1801
Genus: Raia LINNÉ, 1758
Family: Rajidae BONAPARTE, 1831
Suborder: Rajoidei
Order: Rajiformes
Superorder: Batomorphii
Subcohort: Neoselachii
Cohort: Euselachii
Subclass: Elasmobranchii
Raia marplatensis (1)
MARINI, 1935
Valid name: Sympterygia bonapartii
Valid name: Sympterygia bonapartii
Common name: Smallnose fanskate
Original description species: MARINI, 1935
Genus: Raia LINNÉ, 1758
Family: Rajidae BONAPARTE, 1831
Suborder: Rajoidei
Order: Rajiformes
Superorder: Batomorphii
Subcohort: Neoselachii
Cohort: Euselachii
Subclass: Elasmobranchii
Raia microcellata (8)
MONTAGU, 1818
Valid name: Raja microocellata
Valid name: Raja microocellata
Common name: Small-eyed ray
Original description species: MONTAGU, 1818
Genus: Raia LINNÉ, 1758
Family: Rajidae BONAPARTE, 1831
Suborder: Rajoidei
Order: Rajiformes
Superorder: Batomorphii
Subcohort: Neoselachii
Cohort: Euselachii
Subclass: Elasmobranchii
Raia microocellata (1)
MONTAGU, 1818
Valid name: Raja microocellata
Valid name: Raja microocellata
Common name: Small-eyed ray
Original description species: MONTAGU, 1818
Genus: Raia LINNÉ, 1758
Family: Rajidae BONAPARTE, 1831
Suborder: Rajoidei
Order: Rajiformes
Superorder: Batomorphii
Subcohort: Neoselachii
Cohort: Euselachii
Subclass: Elasmobranchii
Raia microps (1)
GÜNTHER, 1880
Valid name: Sympterygia bonapartii
Valid name: Sympterygia bonapartii
Common name: Smallnose fanskate
Original description species: GÜNTHER, 1880
Genus: Raia LINNÉ, 1758
Family: Rajidae BONAPARTE, 1831
Suborder: Rajoidei
Order: Rajiformes
Superorder: Batomorphii
Subcohort: Neoselachii
Cohort: Euselachii
Subclass: Elasmobranchii
Raia miraletus (6)
LINNAEUS, 1758
Valid name: Raja miraletus
Valid name: Raja miraletus
Common name: Brown ray
Original description species: LINNAEUS, 1758
Genus: Raia LINNÉ, 1758
Family: Rajidae BONAPARTE, 1831
Suborder: Rajoidei
Order: Rajiformes
Superorder: Batomorphii
Subcohort: Neoselachii
Cohort: Euselachii
Subclass: Elasmobranchii
Raia mobular (1)
BONNATERRE, 1788
Valid name: Mobula mobular
Valid name: Mobula mobular
Common name: Devil fish
Original description species: BONNATERRE, 1788
Genus: Raia LINNÉ, 1758
Family: Rajidae BONAPARTE, 1831
Suborder: Rajoidei
Order: Rajiformes
Superorder: Batomorphii
Subcohort: Neoselachii
Cohort: Euselachii
Subclass: Elasmobranchii
Raia montagui (3)
FOWLER, 1910
Valid name: Raja montagui
Valid name: Raja montagui
Common name: Spotted ray
Original description species: FOWLER, 1910
Genus: Raia LINNÉ, 1758
Family: Rajidae BONAPARTE, 1831
Suborder: Rajoidei
Order: Rajiformes
Superorder: Batomorphii
Subcohort: Neoselachii
Cohort: Euselachii
Subclass: Elasmobranchii
Raia mula (2)
FORSSKÅL, 1775
Valid name: Aetobatus ocellatus
Valid name: Aetobatus ocellatus
Original description species: FORSSKÅL, 1775
Genus: Raia LINNÉ, 1758
Family: Rajidae BONAPARTE, 1831
Suborder: Rajoidei
Order: Rajiformes
Superorder: Batomorphii
Subcohort: Neoselachii
Cohort: Euselachii
Subclass: Elasmobranchii
Raia murrayi (1)
GÜNTHER, 1880
Valid name: Bathyraja murrayi
Valid name: Bathyraja murrayi
Common name: Murray's skate
Original description species: GÜNTHER, 1880
Genus: Raia LINNÉ, 1758
Family: Rajidae BONAPARTE, 1831
Suborder: Rajoidei
Order: Rajiformes
Superorder: Batomorphii
Subcohort: Neoselachii
Cohort: Euselachii
Subclass: Elasmobranchii
Raia naevus (5)
MÜLLER & HENLE, 1841
Valid name: Leucoraja naevus
Valid name: Leucoraja naevus
Common name: Cuckoo ray
Original description species: MÜLLER & HENLE, 1841
Genus: Raia LINNÉ, 1758
Family: Rajidae BONAPARTE, 1831
Suborder: Rajoidei
Order: Rajiformes
Superorder: Batomorphii
Subcohort: Neoselachii
Cohort: Euselachii
Subclass: Elasmobranchii
Raia nasuta (2)
MÜLLER & HENLE, 1841
Valid name: Zearaja nasuta
Valid name: Zearaja nasuta
Common name: New Zealand rough skate
Original description species: MÜLLER & HENLE, 1841
Genus: Raia LINNÉ, 1758
Family: Rajidae BONAPARTE, 1831
Suborder: Rajoidei
Order: Rajiformes
Superorder: Batomorphii
Subcohort: Neoselachii
Cohort: Euselachii
Subclass: Elasmobranchii
Raia nidrosiensis (1)
STORM, 1881
Valid name: Dipturus nidarosiensis
Valid name: Dipturus nidarosiensis
Common name: Norwegian skate
Original description species: STORM, 1881
Genus: Raia LINNÉ, 1758
Family: Rajidae BONAPARTE, 1831
Suborder: Rajoidei
Order: Rajiformes
Superorder: Batomorphii
Subcohort: Neoselachii
Cohort: Euselachii
Subclass: Elasmobranchii
Raia nitida (1)
GÜNTHER, 1880
Valid name: Pavoraja nitida
Valid name: Pavoraja nitida
Common name: Peacock skate
Original description species: GÜNTHER, 1880
Genus: Raia LINNÉ, 1758
Family: Rajidae BONAPARTE, 1831
Suborder: Rajoidei
Order: Rajiformes
Superorder: Batomorphii
Subcohort: Neoselachii
Cohort: Euselachii
Subclass: Elasmobranchii
Raia ocellata (8)
MITCHILL, 1815
Valid name: Leucoraja ocellata
Valid name: Leucoraja ocellata
Common name: Winter skate
Original description species: MITCHILL, 1815
Genus: Raia LINNÉ, 1758
Family: Rajidae BONAPARTE, 1831
Suborder: Rajoidei
Order: Rajiformes
Superorder: Batomorphii
Subcohort: Neoselachii
Cohort: Euselachii
Subclass: Elasmobranchii
Raia ocellifera (7)
REGAN, 1906
Valid name: Raja ocellifera
Valid name: Raja ocellifera
Common name: Brown ray
Original description species: REGAN, 1906
Genus: Raia LINNÉ, 1758
Family: Rajidae BONAPARTE, 1831
Suborder: Rajoidei
Order: Rajiformes
Superorder: Batomorphii
Subcohort: Neoselachii
Cohort: Euselachii
Subclass: Elasmobranchii
Raia oculata (3)
STEPHAN, 1779
Valid name: Raja montagui
Valid name: Raja montagui
Common name: Spotted ray
Original description species: STEPHAN, 1779
Genus: Raia LINNÉ, 1758
Family: Rajidae BONAPARTE, 1831
Suborder: Rajoidei
Order: Rajiformes
Superorder: Batomorphii
Subcohort: Neoselachii
Cohort: Euselachii
Subclass: Elasmobranchii
Raia ommescherit (1)
FORSSKÅL, 1775
Valid name: Dasyatis sp.
Valid name: Dasyatis sp.
Original description species: FORSSKÅL, 1775
Genus: Raia LINNÉ, 1758
Family: Rajidae BONAPARTE, 1831
Suborder: Rajoidei
Order: Rajiformes
Superorder: Batomorphii
Subcohort: Neoselachii
Cohort: Euselachii
Subclass: Elasmobranchii
Raia ornata (2)
GARMAN, 1881
Valid name: Leucoraja garmani
Valid name: Leucoraja garmani
Original description species: GARMAN, 1881
Genus: Raia LINNÉ, 1758
Family: Rajidae BONAPARTE, 1831
Suborder: Rajoidei
Order: Rajiformes
Superorder: Batomorphii
Subcohort: Neoselachii
Cohort: Euselachii
Subclass: Elasmobranchii
Raia oxyrhinchus (1)
LINNAEUS, 1758
Valid name: Dipturus oxyrinchus
Valid name: Dipturus oxyrinchus
Original description species: LINNAEUS, 1758
Genus: Raia LINNÉ, 1758
Family: Rajidae BONAPARTE, 1831
Suborder: Rajoidei
Order: Rajiformes
Superorder: Batomorphii
Subcohort: Neoselachii
Cohort: Euselachii
Subclass: Elasmobranchii
Raia oxyrhincus (1)
LINNAEUS, 1758
Valid name: Dipturus oxyrinchus
Valid name: Dipturus oxyrinchus
Original description species: LINNAEUS, 1758
Genus: Raia LINNÉ, 1758
Family: Rajidae BONAPARTE, 1831
Suborder: Rajoidei
Order: Rajiformes
Superorder: Batomorphii
Subcohort: Neoselachii
Cohort: Euselachii
Subclass: Elasmobranchii
Raia oxyrhynchus (6)
LINNAEUS, 1758
Valid name: Dipturus oxyrinchus
Valid name: Dipturus oxyrinchus
Common name: Longnosed skate
Original description species: LINNAEUS, 1758
Genus: Raia LINNÉ, 1758
Family: Rajidae BONAPARTE, 1831
Suborder: Rajoidei
Order: Rajiformes
Superorder: Batomorphii
Subcohort: Neoselachii
Cohort: Euselachii
Subclass: Elasmobranchii
Raia oxyrinchus (3)
LINNAEUS, 1758
Valid name: Dipturus oxyrinchus
Valid name: Dipturus oxyrinchus
Original description species: LINNAEUS, 1758
Genus: Raia LINNÉ, 1758
Family: Rajidae BONAPARTE, 1831
Suborder: Rajoidei
Order: Rajiformes
Superorder: Batomorphii
Subcohort: Neoselachii
Cohort: Euselachii
Subclass: Elasmobranchii
Raia oxyrynchus (2)
STEPHAN, 1779
Valid name: Dipturus oxyrinchus
Valid name: Dipturus oxyrinchus
Original description species: STEPHAN, 1779
Genus: Raia LINNÉ, 1758
Family: Rajidae BONAPARTE, 1831
Suborder: Rajoidei
Order: Rajiformes
Superorder: Batomorphii
Subcohort: Neoselachii
Cohort: Euselachii
Subclass: Elasmobranchii
Raia parcomaculata (1)
VON BONDE & SWART, 1923
Valid name: Cruriraja parcomaculata
Valid name: Cruriraja parcomaculata
Common name: Roughnose legskate
Original description species: VON BONDE & SWART, 1923
Genus: Raia LINNÉ, 1758
Family: Rajidae BONAPARTE, 1831
Suborder: Rajoidei
Order: Rajiformes
Superorder: Batomorphii
Subcohort: Neoselachii
Cohort: Euselachii
Subclass: Elasmobranchii
Raia parmifera (3)
BEAN, 1881
Valid name: Bathyraja parmifera
Valid name: Bathyraja parmifera
Common name: Alaska skate
Original description species: BEAN, 1881
Genus: Raia LINNÉ, 1758
Family: Rajidae BONAPARTE, 1831
Suborder: Rajoidei
Order: Rajiformes
Superorder: Batomorphii
Subcohort: Neoselachii
Cohort: Euselachii
Subclass: Elasmobranchii
Raia pastinaca (6)
LINNAEUS, 1758
Valid name: Dasyatis pastinaca
Valid name: Dasyatis pastinaca
Common name: Common stingray
Original description species: LINNAEUS, 1758
Genus: Raia LINNÉ, 1758
Family: Rajidae BONAPARTE, 1831
Suborder: Rajoidei
Order: Rajiformes
Superorder: Batomorphii
Subcohort: Neoselachii
Cohort: Euselachii
Subclass: Elasmobranchii
Raia pastinaca STEPHAN 1779 (1)

Valid name: Dasyatis pastinaca
Valid name: Dasyatis pastinaca
Common name: Common stingray
Genus: Raia LINNÉ, 1758
Family: Rajidae BONAPARTE, 1831
Suborder: Rajoidei
Order: Rajiformes
Superorder: Batomorphii
Subcohort: Neoselachii
Cohort: Euselachii
Subclass: Elasmobranchii
Raia philipi (3)
LLOYD, 1906
Valid name: Orbiraja philipi
Valid name: Orbiraja philipi
Original description species: LLOYD, 1906
Genus: Raia LINNÉ, 1758
Family: Rajidae BONAPARTE, 1831
Suborder: Rajoidei
Order: Rajiformes
Superorder: Batomorphii
Subcohort: Neoselachii
Cohort: Euselachii
Subclass: Elasmobranchii
Raia picta (1)
LACEPÈDE, 1802
Valid name: Raja undulata
Valid name: Raja undulata
Common name: Undulate ray
Original description species: LACEPÈDE, 1802
Genus: Raia LINNÉ, 1758
Family: Rajidae BONAPARTE, 1831
Suborder: Rajoidei
Order: Rajiformes
Superorder: Batomorphii
Subcohort: Neoselachii
Cohort: Euselachii
Subclass: Elasmobranchii
Raia platana (1)
GÜNTHER, 1880
Valid name: Atlantoraja platana
Valid name: Atlantoraja platana
Common name: La Plata skate
Original description species: GÜNTHER, 1880
Genus: Raia LINNÉ, 1758
Family: Rajidae BONAPARTE, 1831
Suborder: Rajoidei
Order: Rajiformes
Superorder: Batomorphii
Subcohort: Neoselachii
Cohort: Euselachii
Subclass: Elasmobranchii
Raia plutonia (4)
GARMAN, 1881
Valid name: Fenestraja plutonia
Valid name: Fenestraja plutonia
Common name: Pluto skate
Original description species: GARMAN, 1881
Genus: Raia LINNÉ, 1758
Family: Rajidae BONAPARTE, 1831
Suborder: Rajoidei
Order: Rajiformes
Superorder: Batomorphii
Subcohort: Neoselachii
Cohort: Euselachii
Subclass: Elasmobranchii
Raia polystigma (1)
REGAN, 1923
Valid name: Raja polystigma
Valid name: Raja polystigma
Common name: Speckled ray
Original description species: REGAN, 1923
Genus: Raia LINNÉ, 1758
Family: Rajidae BONAPARTE, 1831
Suborder: Rajoidei
Order: Rajiformes
Superorder: Batomorphii
Subcohort: Neoselachii
Cohort: Euselachii
Subclass: Elasmobranchii
Raia porosa (2)
GÜNTHER, 1874
Valid name: Okamejei kenojei
Valid name: Okamejei kenojei
Common name: Ocellate spot skate
Original description species: GÜNTHER, 1874
Genus: Raia LINNÉ, 1758
Family: Rajidae BONAPARTE, 1831
Suborder: Rajoidei
Order: Rajiformes
Superorder: Batomorphii
Subcohort: Neoselachii
Cohort: Euselachii
Subclass: Elasmobranchii
Raia powelli (1)
ALCOCK, 1898
Valid name: Orbiraja powelli
Valid name: Orbiraja powelli
Common name: Indian ringed skate
Original description species: ALCOCK, 1898
Genus: Raia LINNÉ, 1758
Family: Rajidae BONAPARTE, 1831
Suborder: Rajoidei
Order: Rajiformes
Superorder: Batomorphii
Subcohort: Neoselachii
Cohort: Euselachii
Subclass: Elasmobranchii
Raia pulchra (1)
LIU, 1932
Valid name: Beringraja pulchra
Valid name: Beringraja pulchra
Common name: Mottled skate
Original description species: LIU, 1932
Genus: Raia LINNÉ, 1758
Family: Rajidae BONAPARTE, 1831
Suborder: Rajoidei
Order: Rajiformes
Superorder: Batomorphii
Subcohort: Neoselachii
Cohort: Euselachii
Subclass: Elasmobranchii
Raia pullopunctata (1)
SMITH, 1964
Valid name: Dipturus pullopunctatus
Valid name: Dipturus pullopunctatus
Common name: Slime skate
Original description species: SMITH, 1964
Genus: Raia LINNÉ, 1758
Family: Rajidae BONAPARTE, 1831
Suborder: Rajoidei
Order: Rajiformes
Superorder: Batomorphii
Subcohort: Neoselachii
Cohort: Euselachii
Subclass: Elasmobranchii
Raia punctata (3)
RISSO, 1810
Valid name: Raja asterias
Valid name: Raja asterias
Common name: Starry ray
Original description species: RISSO, 1810
Genus: Raia LINNÉ, 1758
Family: Rajidae BONAPARTE, 1831
Suborder: Rajoidei
Order: Rajiformes
Superorder: Batomorphii
Subcohort: Neoselachii
Cohort: Euselachii
Subclass: Elasmobranchii
Raia quadrimaculata (4)
RISSO, 1827
Valid name: Raja miraletus
Valid name: Raja miraletus
Common name: Brown ray
Original description species: RISSO, 1827
Genus: Raia LINNÉ, 1758
Family: Rajidae BONAPARTE, 1831
Suborder: Rajoidei
Order: Rajiformes
Superorder: Batomorphii
Subcohort: Neoselachii
Cohort: Euselachii
Subclass: Elasmobranchii
Raia quinqueaculeata (2)
QUOY & GAIMARD, 1824
Valid name: Aetobatus ocellatus
Valid name: Aetobatus ocellatus
Common name: Spotted eagle ray
Original description species: QUOY & GAIMARD, 1824
Genus: Raia LINNÉ, 1758
Family: Rajidae BONAPARTE, 1831
Suborder: Rajoidei
Order: Rajiformes
Superorder: Batomorphii
Subcohort: Neoselachii
Cohort: Euselachii
Subclass: Elasmobranchii
Raia radiata (14)
DONOVAN, 1808
Valid name: Amblyraja radiata
Valid name: Amblyraja radiata
Common name: Thorny skate
Original description species: DONOVAN, 1808
Genus: Raia LINNÉ, 1758
Family: Rajidae BONAPARTE, 1831
Suborder: Rajoidei
Order: Rajiformes
Superorder: Batomorphii
Subcohort: Neoselachii
Cohort: Euselachii
Subclass: Elasmobranchii
Raia radula (2)
DELAROCHE, 1809
Valid name: Raja radula
Valid name: Raja radula
Common name: Rough ray
Original description species: DELAROCHE, 1809
Genus: Raia LINNÉ, 1758
Family: Rajidae BONAPARTE, 1831
Suborder: Rajoidei
Order: Rajiformes
Superorder: Batomorphii
Subcohort: Neoselachii
Cohort: Euselachii
Subclass: Elasmobranchii
Raia rapensis (1)
GMELIN, 1789
Valid name: Narke capensis
Valid name: Narke capensis
Common name: Cape numbfish
Original description species: GMELIN, 1789
Genus: Raia LINNÉ, 1758
Family: Rajidae BONAPARTE, 1831
Suborder: Rajoidei
Order: Rajiformes
Superorder: Batomorphii
Subcohort: Neoselachii
Cohort: Euselachii
Subclass: Elasmobranchii
Raia reversa (3)
LLOYD, 1906
Valid name: Amblyraja reversa
Valid name: Amblyraja reversa
Common name: Reversed skate
Original description species: LLOYD, 1906
Genus: Raia LINNÉ, 1758
Family: Rajidae BONAPARTE, 1831
Suborder: Rajoidei
Order: Rajiformes
Superorder: Batomorphii
Subcohort: Neoselachii
Cohort: Euselachii
Subclass: Elasmobranchii
Raia rhina (7)
JORDAN & GILBERT, 1880
Valid name: Beringraja rhina
Valid name: Beringraja rhina
Common name: Longnose skate
Original description species: JORDAN & GILBERT, 1880
Genus: Raia LINNÉ, 1758
Family: Rajidae BONAPARTE, 1831
Suborder: Rajoidei
Order: Rajiformes
Superorder: Batomorphii
Subcohort: Neoselachii
Cohort: Euselachii
Subclass: Elasmobranchii
Raia rhinobates (1)
LINNAEUS, 1758
Valid name: Rhinobatos rhinobatos
Valid name: Rhinobatos rhinobatos
Common name: Common guitarfish
Original description species: LINNAEUS, 1758
Genus: Raia LINNÉ, 1758
Family: Rajidae BONAPARTE, 1831
Suborder: Rajoidei
Order: Rajiformes
Superorder: Batomorphii
Subcohort: Neoselachii
Cohort: Euselachii
Subclass: Elasmobranchii
Raia rhinobatus (1)
(LINNAEUS, 1758)
Valid name: Rhinobatos rhinobatos
Valid name: Rhinobatos rhinobatos
Common name: Common guitarfish
Original description species: (LINNAEUS, 1758)
Genus: Raia LINNÉ, 1758
Family: Rajidae BONAPARTE, 1831
Suborder: Rajoidei
Order: Rajiformes
Superorder: Batomorphii
Subcohort: Neoselachii
Cohort: Euselachii
Subclass: Elasmobranchii
Raia rhizacanthus (4)
REGAN, 1906
Valid name: Raja clavata
Valid name: Raja clavata
Common name: Thornback ray
Original description species: REGAN, 1906
Genus: Raia LINNÉ, 1758
Family: Rajidae BONAPARTE, 1831
Suborder: Rajoidei
Order: Rajiformes
Superorder: Batomorphii
Subcohort: Neoselachii
Cohort: Euselachii
Subclass: Elasmobranchii
Raia rhombea (1)
OSBECK, 1770
Original description species: OSBECK, 1770
Genus: Raia LINNÉ, 1758
Family: Rajidae BONAPARTE, 1831
Suborder: Rajoidei
Order: Rajiformes
Superorder: Batomorphii
Subcohort: Neoselachii
Cohort: Euselachii
Subclass: Elasmobranchii
Raia rhombus (1)
LARRAÑAGA, 1923
Valid name: Myliobatis aquila
Valid name: Myliobatis aquila
Common name: Common eagle ray
Original description species: LARRAÑAGA, 1923
Genus: Raia LINNÉ, 1758
Family: Rajidae BONAPARTE, 1831
Suborder: Rajoidei
Order: Rajiformes
Superorder: Batomorphii
Subcohort: Neoselachii
Cohort: Euselachii
Subclass: Elasmobranchii
Raia rinobatos (1)
(LINNAEUS, 1758)
Valid name: Rhinobatos rhinobatos
Valid name: Rhinobatos rhinobatos
Common name: Common guitarfish
Original description species: (LINNAEUS, 1758)
Genus: Raia LINNÉ, 1758
Family: Rajidae BONAPARTE, 1831
Suborder: Rajoidei
Order: Rajiformes
Superorder: Batomorphii
Subcohort: Neoselachii
Cohort: Euselachii
Subclass: Elasmobranchii
Raia rosispinis (1)
GILL & TOWNSEND, 1897
Valid name: Bathyraja parmifera
Valid name: Bathyraja parmifera
Common name: Alaska skate
Original description species: GILL & TOWNSEND, 1897
Genus: Raia LINNÉ, 1758
Family: Rajidae BONAPARTE, 1831
Suborder: Rajoidei
Order: Rajiformes
Superorder: Batomorphii
Subcohort: Neoselachii
Cohort: Euselachii
Subclass: Elasmobranchii
Raia rostellata (1)
RISSO, 1810
Valid name: Rostroraja alba
Valid name: Rostroraja alba
Common name: Bottlenosed skate
Original description species: RISSO, 1810
Genus: Raia LINNÉ, 1758
Family: Rajidae BONAPARTE, 1831
Suborder: Rajoidei
Order: Rajiformes
Superorder: Batomorphii
Subcohort: Neoselachii
Cohort: Euselachii
Subclass: Elasmobranchii
Raia rubus (4)
BLOCH, 1784
Valid name: Raja clavata
Valid name: Raja clavata
Common name: Thornback ray
Original description species: BLOCH, 1784
Genus: Raia LINNÉ, 1758
Family: Rajidae BONAPARTE, 1831
Suborder: Rajoidei
Order: Rajiformes
Superorder: Batomorphii
Subcohort: Neoselachii
Cohort: Euselachii
Subclass: Elasmobranchii
Raia sancur (1)
HAMILTON, 1822
Valid name: Pastinachus sephen
Valid name: Pastinachus sephen
Common name: Cowtail stingray
Original description species: HAMILTON, 1822
Genus: Raia LINNÉ, 1758
Family: Rajidae BONAPARTE, 1831
Suborder: Rajoidei
Order: Rajiformes
Superorder: Batomorphii
Subcohort: Neoselachii
Cohort: Euselachii
Subclass: Elasmobranchii
Raia scabra (1)
OGILBY, 1888
Valid name: Spiniraja whitleyi
Valid name: Spiniraja whitleyi
Common name: Wedgenose skate
Original description species: OGILBY, 1888
Genus: Raia LINNÉ, 1758
Family: Rajidae BONAPARTE, 1831
Suborder: Rajoidei
Order: Rajiformes
Superorder: Batomorphii
Subcohort: Neoselachii
Cohort: Euselachii
Subclass: Elasmobranchii
Raia scabrata (2)
GARMAN, 1913
Valid name: Amblyraja radiata
Valid name: Amblyraja radiata
Common name: Thorny skate
Original description species: GARMAN, 1913
Genus: Raia LINNÉ, 1758
Family: Rajidae BONAPARTE, 1831
Suborder: Rajoidei
Order: Rajiformes
Superorder: Batomorphii
Subcohort: Neoselachii
Cohort: Euselachii
Subclass: Elasmobranchii
Raia scherit (1)
BONNATERRE, 1788
Valid name: Himantura uarnak
Valid name: Himantura uarnak
Original description species: BONNATERRE, 1788
Genus: Raia LINNÉ, 1758
Family: Rajidae BONAPARTE, 1831
Suborder: Rajoidei
Order: Rajiformes
Superorder: Batomorphii
Subcohort: Neoselachii
Cohort: Euselachii
Subclass: Elasmobranchii
Raia schoukia (1)
FORSSKÅL, 1775
Valid name: Dasyatis sp.
Valid name: Dasyatis sp.
Original description species: FORSSKÅL, 1775
Genus: Raia LINNÉ, 1758
Family: Rajidae BONAPARTE, 1831
Suborder: Rajoidei
Order: Rajiformes
Superorder: Batomorphii
Subcohort: Neoselachii
Cohort: Euselachii
Subclass: Elasmobranchii
Raia schoukie (1)
FORSSKÅL, 1775
Valid name: Dasyatis sp.
Valid name: Dasyatis sp.
Original description species: FORSSKÅL, 1775
Genus: Raia LINNÉ, 1758
Family: Rajidae BONAPARTE, 1831
Suborder: Rajoidei
Order: Rajiformes
Superorder: Batomorphii
Subcohort: Neoselachii
Cohort: Euselachii
Subclass: Elasmobranchii
Raia senta (2)
GARMAN, 1885
Valid name: Malacoraja senta
Valid name: Malacoraja senta
Common name: Smooth skate
Original description species: GARMAN, 1885
Genus: Raia LINNÉ, 1758
Family: Rajidae BONAPARTE, 1831
Suborder: Rajoidei
Order: Rajiformes
Superorder: Batomorphii
Subcohort: Neoselachii
Cohort: Euselachii
Subclass: Elasmobranchii
Raia sephen (3)
FORSSKÅL, 1775
Valid name: Pastinachus sephen
Valid name: Pastinachus sephen
Common name: Cowtail stingray
Original description species: FORSSKÅL, 1775
Genus: Raia LINNÉ, 1758
Family: Rajidae BONAPARTE, 1831
Suborder: Rajoidei
Order: Rajiformes
Superorder: Batomorphii
Subcohort: Neoselachii
Cohort: Euselachii
Subclass: Elasmobranchii
Raia sloani (2)
STEPHAN, 1779
Valid name: Paratrygon aiereba
Valid name: Paratrygon aiereba
Common name: Discus ray
Original description species: STEPHAN, 1779
Genus: Raia LINNÉ, 1758
Family: Rajidae BONAPARTE, 1831
Suborder: Rajoidei
Order: Rajiformes
Superorder: Batomorphii
Subcohort: Neoselachii
Cohort: Euselachii
Subclass: Elasmobranchii
Raia sloanii (1)
BANCROFT, 1832
Original description species: BANCROFT, 1832
Genus: Raia LINNÉ, 1758
Family: Rajidae BONAPARTE, 1831
Suborder: Rajoidei
Order: Rajiformes
Superorder: Batomorphii
Subcohort: Neoselachii
Cohort: Euselachii
Subclass: Elasmobranchii
Raia smithi (4)
MÜLLER & HENLE, 1841
Valid name: Bathyraja smithii
Valid name: Bathyraja smithii
Common name: African softnose skate
Original description species: MÜLLER & HENLE, 1841
Genus: Raia LINNÉ, 1758
Family: Rajidae BONAPARTE, 1831
Suborder: Rajoidei
Order: Rajiformes
Superorder: Batomorphii
Subcohort: Neoselachii
Cohort: Euselachii
Subclass: Elasmobranchii
Raia sp. (2)

Valid name: Raja sp.
Valid name: Raja sp.
Genus: Raia LINNÉ, 1758
Family: Rajidae BONAPARTE, 1831
Suborder: Rajoidei
Order: Rajiformes
Superorder: Batomorphii
Subcohort: Neoselachii
Cohort: Euselachii
Subclass: Elasmobranchii
Raia spinacidermis (4)
BARNARD, 1923
Valid name: Malacoraja spinacidermis
Valid name: Malacoraja spinacidermis
Common name: Roughskin skate
Original description species: BARNARD, 1923
Genus: Raia LINNÉ, 1758
Family: Rajidae BONAPARTE, 1831
Suborder: Rajoidei
Order: Rajiformes
Superorder: Batomorphii
Subcohort: Neoselachii
Cohort: Euselachii
Subclass: Elasmobranchii
Raia spinicauda (1)
JENSEN, 1914
Valid name: Bathyraja spinicauda
Valid name: Bathyraja spinicauda
Common name: Spinetail ray
Original description species: JENSEN, 1914
Genus: Raia LINNÉ, 1758
Family: Rajidae BONAPARTE, 1831
Suborder: Rajoidei
Order: Rajiformes
Superorder: Batomorphii
Subcohort: Neoselachii
Cohort: Euselachii
Subclass: Elasmobranchii
Raia squatinoraia (2)
STEPHAN, 1779
Valid name: Rhinobatos rhinobatos
Valid name: Rhinobatos rhinobatos
Original description species: STEPHAN, 1779
Genus: Raia LINNÉ, 1758
Family: Rajidae BONAPARTE, 1831
Suborder: Rajoidei
Order: Rajiformes
Superorder: Batomorphii
Subcohort: Neoselachii
Cohort: Euselachii
Subclass: Elasmobranchii
Raia stabuliforis (2)
GARMAN, 1913
Valid name: Zearaja chilensis
Valid name: Zearaja chilensis
Common name: Yellownose skate
Original description species: GARMAN, 1913
Genus: Raia LINNÉ, 1758
Family: Rajidae BONAPARTE, 1831
Suborder: Rajoidei
Order: Rajiformes
Superorder: Batomorphii
Subcohort: Neoselachii
Cohort: Euselachii
Subclass: Elasmobranchii
Raia stellata (1)
GARMAN, 1913
Valid name: Raja asterias
Valid name: Raja asterias
Common name: Starry ray
Original description species: GARMAN, 1913
Genus: Raia LINNÉ, 1758
Family: Rajidae BONAPARTE, 1831
Suborder: Rajoidei
Order: Rajiformes
Superorder: Batomorphii
Subcohort: Neoselachii
Cohort: Euselachii
Subclass: Elasmobranchii
Raia stellulata (5)
JORDAN & GILBERT, 1880
Valid name: Beringraja stellulata
Valid name: Beringraja stellulata
Common name: Starry skate
Original description species: JORDAN & GILBERT, 1880
Genus: Raia LINNÉ, 1758
Family: Rajidae BONAPARTE, 1831
Suborder: Rajoidei
Order: Rajiformes
Superorder: Batomorphii
Subcohort: Neoselachii
Cohort: Euselachii
Subclass: Elasmobranchii
Raia tajara (2)
FORSSKÅL, 1775
Valid name: Aetobatus ocellatus
Valid name: Aetobatus ocellatus
Original description species: FORSSKÅL, 1775
Genus: Raia LINNÉ, 1758
Family: Rajidae BONAPARTE, 1831
Suborder: Rajoidei
Order: Rajiformes
Superorder: Batomorphii
Subcohort: Neoselachii
Cohort: Euselachii
Subclass: Elasmobranchii
Raia tengu (1)
(JORDAN & FOWLER, 1903)
Valid name: Dipturus tengu
Valid name: Dipturus tengu
Common name: Acutenose skate
Original description species: (JORDAN & FOWLER, 1903)
Genus: Raia LINNÉ, 1758
Family: Rajidae BONAPARTE, 1831
Suborder: Rajoidei
Order: Rajiformes
Superorder: Batomorphii
Subcohort: Neoselachii
Cohort: Euselachii
Subclass: Elasmobranchii
Raia texana (1)
CHANDLER, 1921
Valid name: Rostroraja texana
Valid name: Rostroraja texana
Common name: Roundel skate
Original description species: CHANDLER, 1921
Genus: Raia LINNÉ, 1758
Family: Rajidae BONAPARTE, 1831
Suborder: Rajoidei
Order: Rajiformes
Superorder: Batomorphii
Subcohort: Neoselachii
Cohort: Euselachii
Subclass: Elasmobranchii
Raia torpedo (7)
LINNAEUS, 1758
Valid name: Torpedo torpedo
Valid name: Torpedo torpedo
Common name: Common torpedo
Original description species: LINNAEUS, 1758
Genus: Raia LINNÉ, 1758
Family: Rajidae BONAPARTE, 1831
Suborder: Rajoidei
Order: Rajiformes
Superorder: Batomorphii
Subcohort: Neoselachii
Cohort: Euselachii
Subclass: Elasmobranchii
Raia torpedo STEPHAN 1779 (1)

Valid name: Torpedo torpedo
Valid name: Torpedo torpedo
Common name: Common torpedo
Genus: Raia LINNÉ, 1758
Family: Rajidae BONAPARTE, 1831
Suborder: Rajoidei
Order: Rajiformes
Superorder: Batomorphii
Subcohort: Neoselachii
Cohort: Euselachii
Subclass: Elasmobranchii
Raia trachura (3)
GILBERT, 1892
Valid name: Bathyraja trachura
Valid name: Bathyraja trachura
Common name: Roughtail skate
Original description species: GILBERT, 1892
Genus: Raia LINNÉ, 1758
Family: Rajidae BONAPARTE, 1831
Suborder: Rajoidei
Order: Rajiformes
Superorder: Batomorphii
Subcohort: Neoselachii
Cohort: Euselachii
Subclass: Elasmobranchii
Raia tuberculata (1)
LACEPÈDE, 1800
Valid name: Hypanus guttatus
Valid name: Hypanus guttatus
Original description species: LACEPÈDE, 1800
Genus: Raia LINNÉ, 1758
Family: Rajidae BONAPARTE, 1831
Suborder: Rajoidei
Order: Rajiformes
Superorder: Batomorphii
Subcohort: Neoselachii
Cohort: Euselachii
Subclass: Elasmobranchii
Raia undulata (5)
LACEPÈDE, 1802
Valid name: Raja undulata
Valid name: Raja undulata
Common name: Undulate ray
Original description species: LACEPÈDE, 1802
Genus: Raia LINNÉ, 1758
Family: Rajidae BONAPARTE, 1831
Suborder: Rajoidei
Order: Rajiformes
Superorder: Batomorphii
Subcohort: Neoselachii
Cohort: Euselachii
Subclass: Elasmobranchii
Raia vomer (1)
FRIES, 1838
Valid name: Dipturus oxyrinchus
Valid name: Dipturus oxyrinchus
Common name: Longnosed skate
Original description species: FRIES, 1838
Genus: Raia LINNÉ, 1758
Family: Rajidae BONAPARTE, 1831
Suborder: Rajoidei
Order: Rajiformes
Superorder: Batomorphii
Subcohort: Neoselachii
Cohort: Euselachii
Subclass: Elasmobranchii
Raia vulgaris (2)
STEPHAN, 1779
Valid name: Dipturus batis
Valid name: Dipturus batis
Original description species: STEPHAN, 1779
Genus: Raia LINNÉ, 1758
Family: Rajidae BONAPARTE, 1831
Suborder: Rajoidei
Order: Rajiformes
Superorder: Batomorphii
Subcohort: Neoselachii
Cohort: Euselachii
Subclass: Elasmobranchii
Raia (Rhinobatus) vulgaris (1)
BLAINVILLE, 1816
Original description species: BLAINVILLE, 1816
Genus: Raia (Rhinobatus)
Family: Rhinidae MÜLLER & HENLE, 1841
Order: Rhinopristiformes
Superorder: Batomorphii
Subcohort: Neoselachii
Cohort: Euselachii
Subclass: Elasmobranchii
Raja abyssicola (4)
GILBERT, 1896
Valid name: Bathyraja abyssicola
Valid name: Bathyraja abyssicola
Common name: Deepsea skate
Original description species: GILBERT, 1896
Genus: Raja LINNÉ, 1758
Family: Rajidae BONAPARTE, 1831
Suborder: Rajoidei
Order: Rajiformes
Superorder: Batomorphii
Subcohort: Neoselachii
Cohort: Euselachii
Subclass: Elasmobranchii
Raja acanthostyla (2)
PHILIPPI, 1896
Valid name: Sympterygia lima
Valid name: Sympterygia lima
Common name: Filetail fanskate
Original description species: PHILIPPI, 1896
Genus: Raja LINNÉ, 1758
Family: Rajidae BONAPARTE, 1831
Suborder: Rajoidei
Order: Rajiformes
Superorder: Batomorphii
Subcohort: Neoselachii
Cohort: Euselachii
Subclass: Elasmobranchii
Raja ackleyi (18)
GARMAN, 1881
Valid name: Rostroraja ackleyi
Valid name: Rostroraja ackleyi
Common name: Ocellate skate
Original description species: GARMAN, 1881
Genus: Raja LINNÉ, 1758
Family: Rajidae BONAPARTE, 1831
Suborder: Rajoidei
Order: Rajiformes
Superorder: Batomorphii
Subcohort: Neoselachii
Cohort: Euselachii
Subclass: Elasmobranchii
Raja ackleyi ornata (1)
GARMAN, 1881
Valid name: Leucoraja garmani
Valid name: Leucoraja garmani
Common name: Freckled skate
Original description species: GARMAN, 1881
Genus: Raja LINNÉ, 1758
Family: Rajidae BONAPARTE, 1831
Suborder: Rajoidei
Order: Rajiformes
Superorder: Batomorphii
Subcohort: Neoselachii
Cohort: Euselachii
Subclass: Elasmobranchii
Raja acus (1)
LACEPÈDE, 1803
Valid name: Dipturus oxyrinchus
Valid name: Dipturus oxyrinchus
Common name: Longnosed skate
Original description species: LACEPÈDE, 1803
Genus: Raja LINNÉ, 1758
Family: Rajidae BONAPARTE, 1831
Suborder: Rajoidei
Order: Rajiformes
Superorder: Batomorphii
Subcohort: Neoselachii
Cohort: Euselachii
Subclass: Elasmobranchii
Raja acutispina (2)
ISHIYAMA, 1958
Valid name: Okamejei acutispina
Valid name: Okamejei acutispina
Common name: Sharpspine skate
Original description species: ISHIYAMA, 1958
Genus: Raja LINNÉ, 1758
Family: Rajidae BONAPARTE, 1831
Suborder: Rajoidei
Order: Rajiformes
Superorder: Batomorphii
Subcohort: Neoselachii
Cohort: Euselachii
Subclass: Elasmobranchii
Raja aff. clavata (2)
LINNAEUS, 1758
Valid name: Raja clavata
Valid name: Raja clavata
Original description species: LINNAEUS, 1758
Genus: Raja LINNÉ, 1758
Family: Rajidae BONAPARTE, 1831
Suborder: Rajoidei
Order: Rajiformes
Superorder: Batomorphii
Subcohort: Neoselachii
Cohort: Euselachii
Subclass: Elasmobranchii
Raja africana (16)
CAPAPÉ, 1977
Synonyms: Raja (Raja) africana
Common name: African ray
Original description species: CAPAPÉ, 1977
Genus: Raja LINNÉ, 1758
Family: Rajidae BONAPARTE, 1831
Suborder: Rajoidei
Order: Rajiformes
Superorder: Batomorphii
Subcohort: Neoselachii
Cohort: Euselachii
Subclass: Elasmobranchii
Raja agassizi (13)
(MÜLLER & HENLE, 1841)
Valid name: Rioraja agassizii
Valid name: Rioraja agassizii
Common name: Rio skate
Original description species: (MÜLLER & HENLE, 1841)
Genus: Raja LINNÉ, 1758
Family: Rajidae BONAPARTE, 1831
Suborder: Rajoidei
Order: Rajiformes
Superorder: Batomorphii
Subcohort: Neoselachii
Cohort: Euselachii
Subclass: Elasmobranchii
Raja agassizi ribeiroi (1)
FOWLER, 1910
Valid name: Raja undulata
Valid name: Raja undulata
Original description species: FOWLER, 1910
Genus: Raja LINNÉ, 1758
Family: Rajidae BONAPARTE, 1831
Suborder: Rajoidei
Order: Rajiformes
Superorder: Batomorphii
Subcohort: Neoselachii
Cohort: Euselachii
Subclass: Elasmobranchii
Raja agassizii (1)
(MÜLLER & HENLE, 1841)
Valid name: Rioraja agassizii
Valid name: Rioraja agassizii
Common name: Rio skate
Original description species: (MÜLLER & HENLE, 1841)
Genus: Raja LINNÉ, 1758
Family: Rajidae BONAPARTE, 1831
Suborder: Rajoidei
Order: Rajiformes
Superorder: Batomorphii
Subcohort: Neoselachii
Cohort: Euselachii
Subclass: Elasmobranchii
Raja aguja (1)
KENDALL & RADCLIFFE, 1912
Valid name: Bathyraja aguja
Valid name: Bathyraja aguja
Original description species: KENDALL & RADCLIFFE, 1912
Genus: Raja LINNÉ, 1758
Family: Rajidae BONAPARTE, 1831
Suborder: Rajoidei
Order: Rajiformes
Superorder: Batomorphii
Subcohort: Neoselachii
Cohort: Euselachii
Subclass: Elasmobranchii
Raja ajereba (3)
WALBAUM, 1792
Original description species: WALBAUM, 1792
Genus: Raja LINNÉ, 1758
Family: Rajidae BONAPARTE, 1831
Suborder: Rajoidei
Order: Rajiformes
Superorder: Batomorphii
Subcohort: Neoselachii
Cohort: Euselachii
Subclass: Elasmobranchii
Raja alba (52)
LACEPÈDE, 1803
Valid name: Rostroraja alba
Valid name: Rostroraja alba
Common name: Bottlenosed skate
Original description species: LACEPÈDE, 1803
Genus: Raja LINNÉ, 1758
Family: Rajidae BONAPARTE, 1831
Suborder: Rajoidei
Order: Rajiformes
Superorder: Batomorphii
Subcohort: Neoselachii
Cohort: Euselachii
Subclass: Elasmobranchii
Raja albomaculata (1)
NORMAN, 1937
Valid name: Bathyraja albomaculata
Valid name: Bathyraja albomaculata
Common name: White-dotted skate
Original description species: NORMAN, 1937
Genus: Raja LINNÉ, 1758
Family: Rajidae BONAPARTE, 1831
Suborder: Rajoidei
Order: Rajiformes
Superorder: Batomorphii
Subcohort: Neoselachii
Cohort: Euselachii
Subclass: Elasmobranchii
Raja aleutica (3)
GILBERT, 1896
Valid name: Bathyraja aleutica
Valid name: Bathyraja aleutica
Common name: Aleutian skate
Original description species: GILBERT, 1896
Genus: Raja LINNÉ, 1758
Family: Rajidae BONAPARTE, 1831
Suborder: Rajoidei
Order: Rajiformes
Superorder: Batomorphii
Subcohort: Neoselachii
Cohort: Euselachii
Subclass: Elasmobranchii
Raja alia (2)
GARMAN, 1899
Valid name: Rostroraja ackleyi
Valid name: Rostroraja ackleyi
Original description species: GARMAN, 1899
Genus: Raja LINNÉ, 1758
Family: Rajidae BONAPARTE, 1831
Suborder: Rajoidei
Order: Rajiformes
Superorder: Batomorphii
Subcohort: Neoselachii
Cohort: Euselachii
Subclass: Elasmobranchii
Raja altavela (4)
LINNAEUS, 1758
Valid name: Gymnura altavela
Valid name: Gymnura altavela
Common name: Spiny butterfly ray
Original description species: LINNAEUS, 1758
Genus: Raja LINNÉ, 1758
Family: Rajidae BONAPARTE, 1831
Suborder: Rajoidei
Order: Rajiformes
Superorder: Batomorphii
Subcohort: Neoselachii
Cohort: Euselachii
Subclass: Elasmobranchii
Raja americana (1)
DEKAY, 1842
Valid name: Amblyraja radiata
Valid name: Amblyraja radiata
Common name: Thorny skate
Original description species: DEKAY, 1842
Genus: Raja LINNÉ, 1758
Family: Rajidae BONAPARTE, 1831
Suborder: Rajoidei
Order: Rajiformes
Superorder: Batomorphii
Subcohort: Neoselachii
Cohort: Euselachii
Subclass: Elasmobranchii
Raja andamanica (5)
LLOYD, 1909
Valid name: Cruriraja andamanica
Valid name: Cruriraja andamanica
Original description species: LLOYD, 1909
Genus: Raja LINNÉ, 1758
Family: Rajidae BONAPARTE, 1831
Suborder: Rajoidei
Order: Rajiformes
Superorder: Batomorphii
Subcohort: Neoselachii
Cohort: Euselachii
Subclass: Elasmobranchii
Raja annandalei (2)
WEBER, 1913
Valid name: Rajella annandalei
Valid name: Rajella annandalei
Common name: Annandale's skate
Original description species: WEBER, 1913
Genus: Raja LINNÉ, 1758
Family: Rajidae BONAPARTE, 1831
Suborder: Rajoidei
Order: Rajiformes
Superorder: Batomorphii
Subcohort: Neoselachii
Cohort: Euselachii
Subclass: Elasmobranchii
Raja apteronota (1)
LACEPÈDE, 1802
Original description species: LACEPÈDE, 1802
Genus: Raja LINNÉ, 1758
Family: Rajidae BONAPARTE, 1831
Suborder: Rajoidei
Order: Rajiformes
Superorder: Batomorphii
Subcohort: Neoselachii
Cohort: Euselachii
Subclass: Elasmobranchii
Raja aquila (10)
LINNAEUS, 1758
Valid name: Myliobatis aquila
Valid name: Myliobatis aquila
Common name: Common eagle ray
Original description species: LINNAEUS, 1758
Genus: Raja LINNÉ, 1758
Family: Rajidae BONAPARTE, 1831
Suborder: Rajoidei
Order: Rajiformes
Superorder: Batomorphii
Subcohort: Neoselachii
Cohort: Euselachii
Subclass: Elasmobranchii
Raja arctowskii (3)
DOLLO, 1904
Valid name: Raja sp.
Valid name: Raja sp.
Original description species: DOLLO, 1904
Genus: Raja LINNÉ, 1758
Family: Rajidae BONAPARTE, 1831
Suborder: Rajoidei
Order: Rajiformes
Superorder: Batomorphii
Subcohort: Neoselachii
Cohort: Euselachii
Subclass: Elasmobranchii
Raja arnak (3)
FORSSKÅL, 1775
Valid name: Himantura uarnak
Valid name: Himantura uarnak
Common name: Honeycomb stingray
Original description species: FORSSKÅL, 1775
Genus: Raja LINNÉ, 1758
Family: Rajidae BONAPARTE, 1831
Suborder: Rajoidei
Order: Rajiformes
Superorder: Batomorphii
Subcohort: Neoselachii
Cohort: Euselachii
Subclass: Elasmobranchii
Raja aspera (1)
RISSO, 1810
Valid name: Raja clavata
Valid name: Raja clavata
Common name: Thornback ray
Original description species: RISSO, 1810
Genus: Raja LINNÉ, 1758
Family: Rajidae BONAPARTE, 1831
Suborder: Rajoidei
Order: Rajiformes
Superorder: Batomorphii
Subcohort: Neoselachii
Cohort: Euselachii
Subclass: Elasmobranchii
Raja asperrima (2)
BLOCH & SCHNEIDER, 1801
Valid name: Urogymnus asperrimus
Valid name: Urogymnus asperrimus
Common name: Porcupine ray
Original description species: BLOCH & SCHNEIDER, 1801
Genus: Raja LINNÉ, 1758
Family: Rajidae BONAPARTE, 1831
Suborder: Rajoidei
Order: Rajiformes
Superorder: Batomorphii
Subcohort: Neoselachii
Cohort: Euselachii
Subclass: Elasmobranchii
Raja asterias (172)
DELAROCHE, 1809
Synonyms: Dasybatis asterias, Raia asterias, Raia punctata, Raia stellata, Raja jojenia, Raja punctata, Raja punctatus, Raja schultzii, Raja stellata, Raja (Raja) asterias
Common name: Starry ray
Original description species: DELAROCHE, 1809
Genus: Raja LINNÉ, 1758
Family: Rajidae BONAPARTE, 1831
Suborder: Rajoidei
Order: Rajiformes
Superorder: Batomorphii
Subcohort: Neoselachii
Cohort: Euselachii
Subclass: Elasmobranchii
Raja atra (8)
MÜLLER & HENLE, 1841
Valid name: Raja radula
Valid name: Raja radula
Common name: Rough ray
Original description species: MÜLLER & HENLE, 1841
Genus: Raja LINNÉ, 1758
Family: Rajidae BONAPARTE, 1831
Suborder: Rajoidei
Order: Rajiformes
Superorder: Batomorphii
Subcohort: Neoselachii
Cohort: Euselachii
Subclass: Elasmobranchii
Raja atriventralis (2)
FOWLER, 1934
Valid name: Raja sp.
Valid name: Raja sp.
Original description species: FOWLER, 1934
Genus: Raja LINNÉ, 1758
Family: Rajidae BONAPARTE, 1831
Suborder: Rajoidei
Order: Rajiformes
Superorder: Batomorphii
Subcohort: Neoselachii
Cohort: Euselachii
Subclass: Elasmobranchii
Raja aurita (1)
SUCKOW, 1799
Valid name: Mobula mobular
Valid name: Mobula mobular
Original description species: SUCKOW, 1799
Genus: Raja LINNÉ, 1758
Family: Rajidae BONAPARTE, 1831
Suborder: Rajoidei
Order: Rajiformes
Superorder: Batomorphii
Subcohort: Neoselachii
Cohort: Euselachii
Subclass: Elasmobranchii
Raja australis (9)
MACLEAY, 1884
Valid name: Dentiraja australis
Valid name: Dentiraja australis
Common name: Sydney skate
Original description species: MACLEAY, 1884
Genus: Raja LINNÉ, 1758
Family: Rajidae BONAPARTE, 1831
Suborder: Rajoidei
Order: Rajiformes
Superorder: Batomorphii
Subcohort: Neoselachii
Cohort: Euselachii
Subclass: Elasmobranchii
Raja badia (6)
GARMAN, 1899
Valid name: Amblyraja hyperborea
Valid name: Amblyraja hyperborea
Common name: Broad skate
Original description species: GARMAN, 1899
Genus: Raja LINNÉ, 1758
Family: Rajidae BONAPARTE, 1831
Suborder: Rajoidei
Order: Rajiformes
Superorder: Batomorphii
Subcohort: Neoselachii
Cohort: Euselachii
Subclass: Elasmobranchii
Raja bahamensis (8)
BIGELOW & SCHROEDER, 1965
Valid name: Rostroraja bahamensis
Valid name: Rostroraja bahamensis
Common name: Bahama skate
Original description species: BIGELOW & SCHROEDER, 1965
Genus: Raja LINNÉ, 1758
Family: Rajidae BONAPARTE, 1831
Suborder: Rajoidei
Order: Rajiformes
Superorder: Batomorphii
Subcohort: Neoselachii
Cohort: Euselachii
Subclass: Elasmobranchii
Raja banksiana (1)
LACEPÈDE, 1800
Synonyms: Manta banksiana
Original description species: LACEPÈDE, 1800
Genus: Raja LINNÉ, 1758
Family: Rajidae BONAPARTE, 1831
Suborder: Rajoidei
Order: Rajiformes
Superorder: Batomorphii
Subcohort: Neoselachii
Cohort: Euselachii
Subclass: Elasmobranchii
Raja barbata (1)
BLOCH & SCHNEIDER, 1801
Valid name: Mobula sp.
Valid name: Mobula sp.
Original description species: BLOCH & SCHNEIDER, 1801
Genus: Raja LINNÉ, 1758
Family: Rajidae BONAPARTE, 1831
Suborder: Rajoidei
Order: Rajiformes
Superorder: Batomorphii
Subcohort: Neoselachii
Cohort: Euselachii
Subclass: Elasmobranchii
Raja barnardi (6)
NORMAN, 1935
Valid name: Rajella barnardi
Valid name: Rajella barnardi
Common name: Bigthorn skate
Original description species: NORMAN, 1935
Genus: Raja LINNÉ, 1758
Family: Rajidae BONAPARTE, 1831
Suborder: Rajoidei
Order: Rajiformes
Superorder: Batomorphii
Subcohort: Neoselachii
Cohort: Euselachii
Subclass: Elasmobranchii
Raja bathyphila (10)
HOLT & BYRNE, 1908
Valid name: Rajella bathyphila
Valid name: Rajella bathyphila
Common name: Deepwater ray
Original description species: HOLT & BYRNE, 1908
Genus: Raja LINNÉ, 1758
Family: Rajidae BONAPARTE, 1831
Suborder: Rajoidei
Order: Rajiformes
Superorder: Batomorphii
Subcohort: Neoselachii
Cohort: Euselachii
Subclass: Elasmobranchii
Raja batis (97)
LINNAEUS, 1758
Valid name: Dipturus batis
Valid name: Dipturus batis
Common name: Blue skate
Original description species: LINNAEUS, 1758
Genus: Raja LINNÉ, 1758
Family: Rajidae BONAPARTE, 1831
Suborder: Rajoidei
Order: Rajiformes
Superorder: Batomorphii
Subcohort: Neoselachii
Cohort: Euselachii
Subclass: Elasmobranchii
Raja bicolor (1)
SHAW, 1804
Valid name: Rostroraja alba
Valid name: Rostroraja alba
Common name: Bottlenosed skate
Original description species: SHAW, 1804
Genus: Raja LINNÉ, 1758
Family: Rajidae BONAPARTE, 1831
Suborder: Rajoidei
Order: Rajiformes
Superorder: Batomorphii
Subcohort: Neoselachii
Cohort: Euselachii
Subclass: Elasmobranchii
Raja bigelowi (5)
STEHMANN, 1978
Valid name: Rajella bigelowi
Valid name: Rajella bigelowi
Common name: Bigelow's ray
Original description species: STEHMANN, 1978
Genus: Raja LINNÉ, 1758
Family: Rajidae BONAPARTE, 1831
Suborder: Rajoidei
Order: Rajiformes
Superorder: Batomorphii
Subcohort: Neoselachii
Cohort: Euselachii
Subclass: Elasmobranchii
Raja binoculata (91)
GIRARD, 1855
Valid name: Beringraja binoculata
Valid name: Beringraja binoculata
Common name: Big skate
Original description species: GIRARD, 1855
Genus: Raja LINNÉ, 1758
Family: Rajidae BONAPARTE, 1831
Suborder: Rajoidei
Order: Rajiformes
Superorder: Batomorphii
Subcohort: Neoselachii
Cohort: Euselachii
Subclass: Elasmobranchii
Raja binoculata inermis (2)
JORDAN & GILBERT, 1881
Valid name: Beringraja inornata
Valid name: Beringraja inornata
Original description species: JORDAN & GILBERT, 1881
Genus: Raja LINNÉ, 1758
Family: Rajidae BONAPARTE, 1831
Suborder: Rajoidei
Order: Rajiformes
Superorder: Batomorphii
Subcohort: Neoselachii
Cohort: Euselachii
Subclass: Elasmobranchii
Raja birostris (2)
WALBAUM, 1792
Valid name: Mobula birostris
Valid name: Mobula birostris
Common name: Giant manta
Original description species: WALBAUM, 1792
Genus: Raja LINNÉ, 1758
Family: Rajidae BONAPARTE, 1831
Suborder: Rajoidei
Order: Rajiformes
Superorder: Batomorphii
Subcohort: Neoselachii
Cohort: Euselachii
Subclass: Elasmobranchii
Raja blanda (3)
HOLT, 1894
Valid name: Raja brachyura
Valid name: Raja brachyura
Common name: Blonde ray
Original description species: HOLT, 1894
Genus: Raja LINNÉ, 1758
Family: Rajidae BONAPARTE, 1831
Suborder: Rajoidei
Order: Rajiformes
Superorder: Batomorphii
Subcohort: Neoselachii
Cohort: Euselachii
Subclass: Elasmobranchii
Raja bonae-speiensis (1)
FOWLER, 1910
Valid name: Raja clavata
Valid name: Raja clavata
Common name: Thornback ray
Original description species: FOWLER, 1910
Genus: Raja LINNÉ, 1758
Family: Rajidae BONAPARTE, 1831
Suborder: Rajoidei
Order: Rajiformes
Superorder: Batomorphii
Subcohort: Neoselachii
Cohort: Euselachii
Subclass: Elasmobranchii
Raja bonasus (1)
MITCHILL, 1815
Valid name: Rhinoptera bonasus
Valid name: Rhinoptera bonasus
Common name: Cownose ray
Original description species: MITCHILL, 1815
Genus: Raja LINNÉ, 1758
Family: Rajidae BONAPARTE, 1831
Suborder: Rajoidei
Order: Rajiformes
Superorder: Batomorphii
Subcohort: Neoselachii
Cohort: Euselachii
Subclass: Elasmobranchii
Raja borea (1)
GARMAN, 1899
Valid name: Amblyraja hyperborea
Valid name: Amblyraja hyperborea
Common name: Arctic skate
Original description species: GARMAN, 1899
Genus: Raja LINNÉ, 1758
Family: Rajidae BONAPARTE, 1831
Suborder: Rajoidei
Order: Rajiformes
Superorder: Batomorphii
Subcohort: Neoselachii
Cohort: Euselachii
Subclass: Elasmobranchii
Raja brachyura (165)
LAFONT, 1873
Synonyms: Raia blanda, Raia brachyura, Raja blanda, Raja (Raja) brachyura
Common name: Blonde ray
Original description species: LAFONT, 1873
Genus: Raja LINNÉ, 1758
Family: Rajidae BONAPARTE, 1831
Suborder: Rajoidei
Order: Rajiformes
Superorder: Batomorphii
Subcohort: Neoselachii
Cohort: Euselachii
Subclass: Elasmobranchii
Raja brachyura GÜNTHER 1880 (2)

Valid name: Bathyraja brachyurops
Valid name: Bathyraja brachyurops
Genus: Raja LINNÉ, 1758
Family: Rajidae BONAPARTE, 1831
Suborder: Rajoidei
Order: Rajiformes
Superorder: Batomorphii
Subcohort: Neoselachii
Cohort: Euselachii
Subclass: Elasmobranchii
Raja brachyurops (3)
FOWLER, 1910
Valid name: Bathyraja brachyurops
Valid name: Bathyraja brachyurops
Common name: Broadnose skate
Original description species: FOWLER, 1910
Genus: Raja LINNÉ, 1758
Family: Rajidae BONAPARTE, 1831
Suborder: Rajoidei
Order: Rajiformes
Superorder: Batomorphii
Subcohort: Neoselachii
Cohort: Euselachii
Subclass: Elasmobranchii
Raja bramante (2)
SASSI, 1846
Valid name: Rostroraja alba
Valid name: Rostroraja alba
Common name: Bottlenosed skate
Original description species: SASSI, 1846
Genus: Raja LINNÉ, 1758
Family: Rajidae BONAPARTE, 1831
Suborder: Rajoidei
Order: Rajiformes
Superorder: Batomorphii
Subcohort: Neoselachii
Cohort: Euselachii
Subclass: Elasmobranchii
Raja brasiliensis (4)
MÜLLER & HENLE, 1841
Valid name: Rhinoptera brasiliensis
Valid name: Rhinoptera brasiliensis
Original description species: MÜLLER & HENLE, 1841
Genus: Raja LINNÉ, 1758
Family: Rajidae BONAPARTE, 1831
Suborder: Rajoidei
Order: Rajiformes
Superorder: Batomorphii
Subcohort: Neoselachii
Cohort: Euselachii
Subclass: Elasmobranchii
Raja buergeri (1)
DELFIN, 1902
Valid name: Sympterygia lima
Valid name: Sympterygia lima
Common name: Filetail fanskate
Original description species: DELFIN, 1902
Genus: Raja LINNÉ, 1758
Family: Rajidae BONAPARTE, 1831
Suborder: Rajoidei
Order: Rajiformes
Superorder: Batomorphii
Subcohort: Neoselachii
Cohort: Euselachii
Subclass: Elasmobranchii
Raja bullisi (2)
BIGELOW & SCHROEDER, 1962
Valid name: Dipturus bullisi
Valid name: Dipturus bullisi
Common name: Bullis skate
Original description species: BIGELOW & SCHROEDER, 1962
Genus: Raja LINNÉ, 1758
Family: Rajidae BONAPARTE, 1831
Suborder: Rajoidei
Order: Rajiformes
Superorder: Batomorphii
Subcohort: Neoselachii
Cohort: Euselachii
Subclass: Elasmobranchii
Raja campbelli (2)
WALLACE, 1967
Valid name: Dipturus campbelli
Valid name: Dipturus campbelli
Common name: Blackspot skate
Original description species: WALLACE, 1967
Genus: Raja LINNÉ, 1758
Family: Rajidae BONAPARTE, 1831
Suborder: Rajoidei
Order: Rajiformes
Superorder: Batomorphii
Subcohort: Neoselachii
Cohort: Euselachii
Subclass: Elasmobranchii
Raja capensis (6)
GMELIN, 1789
Valid name: Narke capensis
Valid name: Narke capensis
Common name: Cape numbfish
Original description species: GMELIN, 1789
Genus: Raja LINNÉ, 1758
Family: Rajidae BONAPARTE, 1831
Suborder: Rajoidei
Order: Rajiformes
Superorder: Batomorphii
Subcohort: Neoselachii
Cohort: Euselachii
Subclass: Elasmobranchii
Raja capensis* (2)
MÜLLER & HENLE, 1841
Valid name: Raja clavata
Valid name: Raja clavata
Common name: Thornback ray
Original description species: MÜLLER & HENLE, 1841
Genus: Raja LINNÉ, 1758
Family: Rajidae BONAPARTE, 1831
Suborder: Rajoidei
Order: Rajiformes
Superorder: Batomorphii
Subcohort: Neoselachii
Cohort: Euselachii
Subclass: Elasmobranchii
Raja castelnaui (6)
MIRANDA RIBEIRO, 1907
Valid name: Atlantoraja castelnaui
Valid name: Atlantoraja castelnaui
Common name: Spotback skate
Original description species: MIRANDA RIBEIRO, 1907
Genus: Raja LINNÉ, 1758
Family: Rajidae BONAPARTE, 1831
Suborder: Rajoidei
Order: Rajiformes
Superorder: Batomorphii
Subcohort: Neoselachii
Cohort: Euselachii
Subclass: Elasmobranchii
Raja caudaspinosa (7)
VON BONDE & SWART, 1923
Valid name: Rajella caudaspinosa
Valid name: Rajella caudaspinosa
Common name: Munchkin skate
Original description species: VON BONDE & SWART, 1923
Genus: Raja LINNÉ, 1758
Family: Rajidae BONAPARTE, 1831
Suborder: Rajoidei
Order: Rajiformes
Superorder: Batomorphii
Subcohort: Neoselachii
Cohort: Euselachii
Subclass: Elasmobranchii
Raja centroura (1)
MITCHILL, 1815
Valid name: Bathytoshia centroura
Valid name: Bathytoshia centroura
Common name: Roughtail stingray
Original description species: MITCHILL, 1815
Genus: Raja LINNÉ, 1758
Family: Rajidae BONAPARTE, 1831
Suborder: Rajoidei
Order: Rajiformes
Superorder: Batomorphii
Subcohort: Neoselachii
Cohort: Euselachii
Subclass: Elasmobranchii
Raja cephaloptera (2)
BLOCH & SCHNEIDER, 1801
Valid name: Mobula mobular
Valid name: Mobula mobular
Common name: Devil fish
Original description species: BLOCH & SCHNEIDER, 1801
Genus: Raja LINNÉ, 1758
Family: Rajidae BONAPARTE, 1831
Suborder: Rajoidei
Order: Rajiformes
Superorder: Batomorphii
Subcohort: Neoselachii
Cohort: Euselachii
Subclass: Elasmobranchii
Raja cerva (6)
WHITLEY, 1939
Valid name: Dentiraja cerva
Valid name: Dentiraja cerva
Common name: White-spotted skate
Original description species: WHITLEY, 1939
Genus: Raja LINNÉ, 1758
Family: Rajidae BONAPARTE, 1831
Suborder: Rajoidei
Order: Rajiformes
Superorder: Batomorphii
Subcohort: Neoselachii
Cohort: Euselachii
Subclass: Elasmobranchii
Raja cervigoni (15)
BIGELOW & SCHROEDER, 1964
Valid name: Rostroraja cervigoni
Valid name: Rostroraja cervigoni
Common name: Finspot ray
Original description species: BIGELOW & SCHROEDER, 1964
Genus: Raja LINNÉ, 1758
Family: Rajidae BONAPARTE, 1831
Suborder: Rajoidei
Order: Rajiformes
Superorder: Batomorphii
Subcohort: Neoselachii
Cohort: Euselachii
Subclass: Elasmobranchii
Raja cf. binoculata (2)
GIRARD, 1855
Valid name: Beringraja binoculata
Valid name: Beringraja binoculata
Original description species: GIRARD, 1855
Genus: Raja LINNÉ, 1758
Family: Rajidae BONAPARTE, 1831
Suborder: Rajoidei
Order: Rajiformes
Superorder: Batomorphii
Subcohort: Neoselachii
Cohort: Euselachii
Subclass: Elasmobranchii
Raja cf. clavata (6)
LINNAEUS, 1758
Valid name: Raja clavata
Valid name: Raja clavata
Original description species: LINNAEUS, 1758
Genus: Raja LINNÉ, 1758
Family: Rajidae BONAPARTE, 1831
Suborder: Rajoidei
Order: Rajiformes
Superorder: Batomorphii
Subcohort: Neoselachii
Cohort: Euselachii
Subclass: Elasmobranchii
Raja cf. miraletus (3)
LINNAEUS, 1758
Valid name: Raja miraletus
Valid name: Raja miraletus
Original description species: LINNAEUS, 1758
Genus: Raja LINNÉ, 1758
Family: Rajidae BONAPARTE, 1831
Suborder: Rajoidei
Order: Rajiformes
Superorder: Batomorphii
Subcohort: Neoselachii
Cohort: Euselachii
Subclass: Elasmobranchii
Raja cf. porosa (1)
GÜNTHER, 1874
Valid name: Okamejei kenojei
Valid name: Okamejei kenojei
Common name: Ocellate spot skate
Original description species: GÜNTHER, 1874
Genus: Raja LINNÉ, 1758
Family: Rajidae BONAPARTE, 1831
Suborder: Rajoidei
Order: Rajiformes
Superorder: Batomorphii
Subcohort: Neoselachii
Cohort: Euselachii
Subclass: Elasmobranchii
Raja chagrinea (3)
SHAW, 1804
Valid name: Leucoraja fullonica
Valid name: Leucoraja fullonica
Common name: Shagreen ray
Original description species: SHAW, 1804
Genus: Raja LINNÉ, 1758
Family: Rajidae BONAPARTE, 1831
Suborder: Rajoidei
Order: Rajiformes
Superorder: Batomorphii
Subcohort: Neoselachii
Cohort: Euselachii
Subclass: Elasmobranchii
Raja chilensis (8)
GUICHENOT, 1848
Valid name: Zearaja chilensis
Valid name: Zearaja chilensis
Common name: Yellownose skate
Original description species: GUICHENOT, 1848
Genus: Raja LINNÉ, 1758
Family: Rajidae BONAPARTE, 1831
Suborder: Rajoidei
Order: Rajiformes
Superorder: Batomorphii
Subcohort: Neoselachii
Cohort: Euselachii
Subclass: Elasmobranchii
Raja chilensis STEINDACHNER 1898 (1)

Valid name: Sympterygia lima
Valid name: Sympterygia lima
Common name: Filetail fanskate
Genus: Raja LINNÉ, 1758
Family: Rajidae BONAPARTE, 1831
Suborder: Rajoidei
Order: Rajiformes
Superorder: Batomorphii
Subcohort: Neoselachii
Cohort: Euselachii
Subclass: Elasmobranchii
Raja chinensis (4)
BASILEWSKY, 1855
Valid name: Dipturus chinensis
Valid name: Dipturus chinensis
Original description species: BASILEWSKY, 1855
Genus: Raja LINNÉ, 1758
Family: Rajidae BONAPARTE, 1831
Suborder: Rajoidei
Order: Rajiformes
Superorder: Batomorphii
Subcohort: Neoselachii
Cohort: Euselachii
Subclass: Elasmobranchii
Raja ciodera (1)
RAFINESQUE, 1810
Valid name: Raja sp.
Valid name: Raja sp.
Original description species: RAFINESQUE, 1810
Genus: Raja LINNÉ, 1758
Family: Rajidae BONAPARTE, 1831
Suborder: Rajoidei
Order: Rajiformes
Superorder: Batomorphii
Subcohort: Neoselachii
Cohort: Euselachii
Subclass: Elasmobranchii
Raja circularis (42)
COUCH, 1838
Valid name: Leucoraja circularis
Valid name: Leucoraja circularis
Common name: Sandy ray
Original description species: COUCH, 1838
Genus: Raja LINNÉ, 1758
Family: Rajidae BONAPARTE, 1831
Suborder: Rajoidei
Order: Rajiformes
Superorder: Batomorphii
Subcohort: Neoselachii
Cohort: Euselachii
Subclass: Elasmobranchii
Raja clarkii (4)
BIGELOW & SCHROEDER, 1958
Valid name: Dactylobatus clarkii
Valid name: Dactylobatus clarkii
Common name: Hookskate
Original description species: BIGELOW & SCHROEDER, 1958
Genus: Raja LINNÉ, 1758
Family: Rajidae BONAPARTE, 1831
Suborder: Rajoidei
Order: Rajiformes
Superorder: Batomorphii
Subcohort: Neoselachii
Cohort: Euselachii
Subclass: Elasmobranchii
Raja clavata (612)
LINNAEUS, 1758
Synonyms: Cephaleutherus maculatus, Dasybatis clavata, Malacoraja clavata, Raia aspera, Raia clavata, Raia clavata STEPHAN 1779, Raia rhizacanthus, Raia rubus, Raja aff. clavata, Raja aspera, Raja bonae-speiensis, Raja bonaespeiensis, Raja capensis*, Raja cf. clavata, Raja leiobatos, Raja pontica, Raja rhizacanthus, Raja rubus, Raja (Raja) capensis, Raja (Raja) cf. clavata, Raja (Raja) clavata
Common name: Thornback ray
Original description species: LINNAEUS, 1758
Genus: Raja LINNÉ, 1758
Family: Rajidae BONAPARTE, 1831
Suborder: Rajoidei
Order: Rajiformes
Superorder: Batomorphii
Subcohort: Neoselachii
Cohort: Euselachii
Subclass: Elasmobranchii
Raja confundens (6)
HULLEY, 1970
Valid name: Rajella barnardi
Valid name: Rajella barnardi
Common name: Bigthorn skate
Original description species: HULLEY, 1970
Genus: Raja LINNÉ, 1758
Family: Rajidae BONAPARTE, 1831
Suborder: Rajoidei
Order: Rajiformes
Superorder: Batomorphii
Subcohort: Neoselachii
Cohort: Euselachii
Subclass: Elasmobranchii
Raja cooperi (2)
GIRARD, 1858
Valid name: Beringraja binoculata
Valid name: Beringraja binoculata
Common name: Big skate
Original description species: GIRARD, 1858
Genus: Raja LINNÉ, 1758
Family: Rajidae BONAPARTE, 1831
Suborder: Rajoidei
Order: Rajiformes
Superorder: Batomorphii
Subcohort: Neoselachii
Cohort: Euselachii
Subclass: Elasmobranchii
Raja cordata (1)
PHILIPPI in DELFIN, 1900
Original description species: PHILIPPI in DELFIN, 1900
Genus: Raja LINNÉ, 1758
Family: Rajidae BONAPARTE, 1831
Suborder: Rajoidei
Order: Rajiformes
Superorder: Batomorphii
Subcohort: Neoselachii
Cohort: Euselachii
Subclass: Elasmobranchii
Raja cruciata (2)
LACEPÈDE, 1804
Valid name: Urolophus cruciatus
Valid name: Urolophus cruciatus
Common name: Crossback stingaree
Original description species: LACEPÈDE, 1804
Genus: Raja LINNÉ, 1758
Family: Rajidae BONAPARTE, 1831
Suborder: Rajoidei
Order: Rajiformes
Superorder: Batomorphii
Subcohort: Neoselachii
Cohort: Euselachii
Subclass: Elasmobranchii
Raja cuculus (1)
LACEPÈDE, 1802
Original description species: LACEPÈDE, 1802
Genus: Raja LINNÉ, 1758
Family: Rajidae BONAPARTE, 1831
Suborder: Rajoidei
Order: Rajiformes
Superorder: Batomorphii
Subcohort: Neoselachii
Cohort: Euselachii
Subclass: Elasmobranchii
Raja cuvieri (1)
BLOCH & SCHNEIDER, 1801
Valid name: Raja sp.
Valid name: Raja sp.
Original description species: BLOCH & SCHNEIDER, 1801
Genus: Raja LINNÉ, 1758
Family: Rajidae BONAPARTE, 1831
Suborder: Rajoidei
Order: Rajiformes
Superorder: Batomorphii
Subcohort: Neoselachii
Cohort: Euselachii
Subclass: Elasmobranchii
Raja cuvieria (1)
BLOCH & SCHNEIDER, 1801
Valid name: Raja sp.
Valid name: Raja sp.
Original description species: BLOCH & SCHNEIDER, 1801
Genus: Raja LINNÉ, 1758
Family: Rajidae BONAPARTE, 1831
Suborder: Rajoidei
Order: Rajiformes
Superorder: Batomorphii
Subcohort: Neoselachii
Cohort: Euselachii
Subclass: Elasmobranchii
Raja cuvierii (1)
BLOCH & SCHNEIDER, 1801
Valid name: Raja sp.
Valid name: Raja sp.
Original description species: BLOCH & SCHNEIDER, 1801
Genus: Raja LINNÉ, 1758
Family: Rajidae BONAPARTE, 1831
Suborder: Rajoidei
Order: Rajiformes
Superorder: Batomorphii
Subcohort: Neoselachii
Cohort: Euselachii
Subclass: Elasmobranchii
Raja cyclophora (6)
REGAN, 1903
Valid name: Atlantoraja cyclophora
Valid name: Atlantoraja cyclophora
Common name: Eyespot skate
Original description species: REGAN, 1903
Genus: Raja LINNÉ, 1758
Family: Rajidae BONAPARTE, 1831
Suborder: Rajoidei
Order: Rajiformes
Superorder: Batomorphii
Subcohort: Neoselachii
Cohort: Euselachii
Subclass: Elasmobranchii
Raja cynosbatus (2)
PHILIPPI, 1886
Original description species: PHILIPPI, 1886
Genus: Raja LINNÉ, 1758
Family: Rajidae BONAPARTE, 1831
Suborder: Rajoidei
Order: Rajiformes
Superorder: Batomorphii
Subcohort: Neoselachii
Cohort: Euselachii
Subclass: Elasmobranchii
Raja dageti (1)
CAPAPÉ, 1977
Valid name: Rajella barnardi
Valid name: Rajella barnardi
Common name: Bigthorn skate
Original description species: CAPAPÉ, 1977
Genus: Raja LINNÉ, 1758
Family: Rajidae BONAPARTE, 1831
Suborder: Rajoidei
Order: Rajiformes
Superorder: Batomorphii
Subcohort: Neoselachii
Cohort: Euselachii
Subclass: Elasmobranchii
Raja dentata (9)
KLUNZINGER, 1872
Valid name: Dentiraja lemprieri
Valid name: Dentiraja lemprieri
Common name: Australian thornback skate
Original description species: KLUNZINGER, 1872
Genus: Raja LINNÉ, 1758
Family: Rajidae BONAPARTE, 1831
Suborder: Rajoidei
Order: Rajiformes
Superorder: Batomorphii
Subcohort: Neoselachii
Cohort: Euselachii
Subclass: Elasmobranchii
Raja diabolus (1)
SHAW, 1804
Valid name: Mobula mobular
Valid name: Mobula mobular
Common name: Devil fish
Original description species: SHAW, 1804
Genus: Raja LINNÉ, 1758
Family: Rajidae BONAPARTE, 1831
Suborder: Rajoidei
Order: Rajiformes
Superorder: Batomorphii
Subcohort: Neoselachii
Cohort: Euselachii
Subclass: Elasmobranchii
Raja diabolus marinus (1)
BLOCH & SCHNEIDER, 1801
Valid name: Mobula birostris
Valid name: Mobula birostris
Original description species: BLOCH & SCHNEIDER, 1801
Genus: Raja LINNÉ, 1758
Family: Rajidae BONAPARTE, 1831
Suborder: Rajoidei
Order: Rajiformes
Superorder: Batomorphii
Subcohort: Neoselachii
Cohort: Euselachii
Subclass: Elasmobranchii
Raja diaphanes (12)
MITCHILL, 1815
Valid name: Rostroraja eglanteria
Valid name: Rostroraja eglanteria
Common name: Clearnose skate
Original description species: MITCHILL, 1815
Genus: Raja LINNÉ, 1758
Family: Rajidae BONAPARTE, 1831
Suborder: Rajoidei
Order: Rajiformes
Superorder: Batomorphii
Subcohort: Neoselachii
Cohort: Euselachii
Subclass: Elasmobranchii
Raja diplotaenia (1)
(ISHIYAMA, 1952)
Valid name: Bathyraja diplotaenia
Valid name: Bathyraja diplotaenia
Common name: Dusky-pink skate
Original description species: (ISHIYAMA, 1952)
Genus: Raja LINNÉ, 1758
Family: Rajidae BONAPARTE, 1831
Suborder: Rajoidei
Order: Rajiformes
Superorder: Batomorphii
Subcohort: Neoselachii
Cohort: Euselachii
Subclass: Elasmobranchii
Raja dipterygia (1)
BLOCH & SCHNEIDER, 1801
Valid name: Narke dipterygia
Valid name: Narke dipterygia
Common name: Spottail sleeper ray
Original description species: BLOCH & SCHNEIDER, 1801
Genus: Raja LINNÉ, 1758
Family: Rajidae BONAPARTE, 1831
Suborder: Rajoidei
Order: Rajiformes
Superorder: Batomorphii
Subcohort: Neoselachii
Cohort: Euselachii
Subclass: Elasmobranchii
Raja dissimilis (6)
HULLEY, 1970
Valid name: Rajella dissimilis
Valid name: Rajella dissimilis
Common name: Ghost skate
Original description species: HULLEY, 1970
Genus: Raja LINNÉ, 1758
Family: Rajidae BONAPARTE, 1831
Suborder: Rajoidei
Order: Rajiformes
Superorder: Batomorphii
Subcohort: Neoselachii
Cohort: Euselachii
Subclass: Elasmobranchii
Raja djiddensis (4)
FORSSKÅL, 1775
Valid name: Rhynchobatus djiddensis
Valid name: Rhynchobatus djiddensis
Common name: Giant guitarfish
Original description species: FORSSKÅL, 1775
Genus: Raja LINNÉ, 1758
Family: Rajidae BONAPARTE, 1831
Suborder: Rajoidei
Order: Rajiformes
Superorder: Batomorphii
Subcohort: Neoselachii
Cohort: Euselachii
Subclass: Elasmobranchii
Raja doello-juradoi (1)
POZZI, 1935
Valid name: Amblyraja doellojuradoi
Valid name: Amblyraja doellojuradoi
Common name: Southern thorny skate
Original description species: POZZI, 1935
Genus: Raja LINNÉ, 1758
Family: Rajidae BONAPARTE, 1831
Suborder: Rajoidei
Order: Rajiformes
Superorder: Batomorphii
Subcohort: Neoselachii
Cohort: Euselachii
Subclass: Elasmobranchii
Raja doellojuradoi (6)
POZZI, 1935
Valid name: Amblyraja doellojuradoi
Valid name: Amblyraja doellojuradoi
Common name: Southern thorny skate
Original description species: POZZI, 1935
Genus: Raja LINNÉ, 1758
Family: Rajidae BONAPARTE, 1831
Suborder: Rajoidei
Order: Rajiformes
Superorder: Batomorphii
Subcohort: Neoselachii
Cohort: Euselachii
Subclass: Elasmobranchii
Raja doutrei (9)
CADENAT, 1960
Valid name: Dipturus doutrei
Valid name: Dipturus doutrei
Common name: Violet skate
Original description species: CADENAT, 1960
Genus: Raja LINNÉ, 1758
Family: Rajidae BONAPARTE, 1831
Suborder: Rajoidei
Order: Rajiformes
Superorder: Batomorphii
Subcohort: Neoselachii
Cohort: Euselachii
Subclass: Elasmobranchii
Raja durbanensis (1)
VON BONDE & SWART, 1923
Valid name: Cruriraja durbanensis
Valid name: Cruriraja durbanensis
Original description species: VON BONDE & SWART, 1923
Genus: Raja LINNÉ, 1758
Family: Rajidae BONAPARTE, 1831
Suborder: Rajoidei
Order: Rajiformes
Superorder: Batomorphii
Subcohort: Neoselachii
Cohort: Euselachii
Subclass: Elasmobranchii
Raja eatoni (2)
GÜNTHER, 1876
Valid name: Bathyraja eatonii
Valid name: Bathyraja eatonii
Common name: Eaton's skate
Original description species: GÜNTHER, 1876
Genus: Raja LINNÉ, 1758
Family: Rajidae BONAPARTE, 1831
Suborder: Rajoidei
Order: Rajiformes
Superorder: Batomorphii
Subcohort: Neoselachii
Cohort: Euselachii
Subclass: Elasmobranchii
Raja eatonii (2)
GÜNTHER, 1876
Valid name: Bathyraja eatonii
Valid name: Bathyraja eatonii
Common name: Eaton's skate
Original description species: GÜNTHER, 1876
Genus: Raja LINNÉ, 1758
Family: Rajidae BONAPARTE, 1831
Suborder: Rajoidei
Order: Rajiformes
Superorder: Batomorphii
Subcohort: Neoselachii
Cohort: Euselachii
Subclass: Elasmobranchii
Raja echinorhyncha (1)
MIRANDA RIBEIRO, 1923
Valid name: Sympterygia acuta
Valid name: Sympterygia acuta
Common name: Bignose fanskate
Original description species: MIRANDA RIBEIRO, 1923
Genus: Raja LINNÉ, 1758
Family: Rajidae BONAPARTE, 1831
Suborder: Rajoidei
Order: Rajiformes
Superorder: Batomorphii
Subcohort: Neoselachii
Cohort: Euselachii
Subclass: Elasmobranchii
Raja ecuadoriensis (2)
BEEBE & TEE-VAN, 1941
Valid name: Dipturus ecuadoriensis
Valid name: Dipturus ecuadoriensis
Common name: Ecuador skate
Original description species: BEEBE & TEE-VAN, 1941
Genus: Raja LINNÉ, 1758
Family: Rajidae BONAPARTE, 1831
Suborder: Rajoidei
Order: Rajiformes
Superorder: Batomorphii
Subcohort: Neoselachii
Cohort: Euselachii
Subclass: Elasmobranchii
Raja edentula (2)
FORSTER IN LICHENSTEIN, 1844
Valid name: Aetobatus ocellatus
Valid name: Aetobatus ocellatus
Original description species: FORSTER IN LICHENSTEIN, 1844
Genus: Raja LINNÉ, 1758
Family: Rajidae BONAPARTE, 1831
Suborder: Rajoidei
Order: Rajiformes
Superorder: Batomorphii
Subcohort: Neoselachii
Cohort: Euselachii
Subclass: Elasmobranchii
Raja eglanteria (159)
LACEPÈDE (ex BOSC), 1800
Valid name: Rostroraja eglanteria
Valid name: Rostroraja eglanteria
Common name: Clearnose skate
Original description species: LACEPÈDE (ex BOSC), 1800
Genus: Raja LINNÉ, 1758
Family: Rajidae BONAPARTE, 1831
Suborder: Rajoidei
Order: Rajiformes
Superorder: Batomorphii
Subcohort: Neoselachii
Cohort: Euselachii
Subclass: Elasmobranchii
Raja equatorialis (23)
JORDAN & BOLLMAN, 1890
Valid name: Rostroraja equatorialis
Valid name: Rostroraja equatorialis
Common name: Ecuatorial ray
Original description species: JORDAN & BOLLMAN, 1890
Genus: Raja LINNÉ, 1758
Family: Rajidae BONAPARTE, 1831
Suborder: Rajoidei
Order: Rajiformes
Superorder: Batomorphii
Subcohort: Neoselachii
Cohort: Euselachii
Subclass: Elasmobranchii
Raja equitorialis (1)
JORDAN & BOLLMAN, 1890
Valid name: Rostroraja eglanteria
Valid name: Rostroraja eglanteria
Common name: Ecuatorial ray
Original description species: JORDAN & BOLLMAN, 1890
Genus: Raja LINNÉ, 1758
Family: Rajidae BONAPARTE, 1831
Suborder: Rajoidei
Order: Rajiformes
Superorder: Batomorphii
Subcohort: Neoselachii
Cohort: Euselachii
Subclass: Elasmobranchii
Raja erinacea (236)
MITCHILL, 1825
Valid name: Leucoraja erinacea
Valid name: Leucoraja erinacea
Common name: Little skate
Original description species: MITCHILL, 1825
Genus: Raja LINNÉ, 1758
Family: Rajidae BONAPARTE, 1831
Suborder: Rajoidei
Order: Rajiformes
Superorder: Batomorphii
Subcohort: Neoselachii
Cohort: Euselachii
Subclass: Elasmobranchii
Raja erinaceus (2)
MITCHILL, 1825
Valid name: Leucoraja erinacea
Valid name: Leucoraja erinacea
Common name: Little skate
Original description species: MITCHILL, 1825
Genus: Raja LINNÉ, 1758
Family: Rajidae BONAPARTE, 1831
Suborder: Rajoidei
Order: Rajiformes
Superorder: Batomorphii
Subcohort: Neoselachii
Cohort: Euselachii
Subclass: Elasmobranchii
Raja fabroniana (1)
LACEPÈDE, 1800
Valid name: Mobula mobular
Valid name: Mobula mobular
Common name: Devil fish
Original description species: LACEPÈDE, 1800
Genus: Raja LINNÉ, 1758
Family: Rajidae BONAPARTE, 1831
Suborder: Rajoidei
Order: Rajiformes
Superorder: Batomorphii
Subcohort: Neoselachii
Cohort: Euselachii
Subclass: Elasmobranchii
Raja falsavela (3)
BONAPARTE, 1839
Valid name: Leucoraja circularis
Valid name: Leucoraja circularis
Common name: Sandy ray
Original description species: BONAPARTE, 1839
Genus: Raja LINNÉ, 1758
Family: Rajidae BONAPARTE, 1831
Suborder: Rajoidei
Order: Rajiformes
Superorder: Batomorphii
Subcohort: Neoselachii
Cohort: Euselachii
Subclass: Elasmobranchii
Raja falsavela intermedia (1)
DÖDERLEIN, 1884
Valid name: Leucoraja circularis
Valid name: Leucoraja circularis
Common name: Sandy ray
Original description species: DÖDERLEIN, 1884
Genus: Raja LINNÉ, 1758
Family: Rajidae BONAPARTE, 1831
Suborder: Rajoidei
Order: Rajiformes
Superorder: Batomorphii
Subcohort: Neoselachii
Cohort: Euselachii
Subclass: Elasmobranchii
Raja falsavela maggiore (1)
DÖDERLEIN, 1884
Valid name: Leucoraja circularis
Valid name: Leucoraja circularis
Common name: Sandy ray
Original description species: DÖDERLEIN, 1884
Genus: Raja LINNÉ, 1758
Family: Rajidae BONAPARTE, 1831
Suborder: Rajoidei
Order: Rajiformes
Superorder: Batomorphii
Subcohort: Neoselachii
Cohort: Euselachii
Subclass: Elasmobranchii
Raja fasciata (2)
SHAW, 1804
Valid name: Aetomylaeus nichofii
Valid name: Aetomylaeus nichofii
Original description species: SHAW, 1804
Genus: Raja LINNÉ, 1758
Family: Rajidae BONAPARTE, 1831
Suborder: Rajoidei
Order: Rajiformes
Superorder: Batomorphii
Subcohort: Neoselachii
Cohort: Euselachii
Subclass: Elasmobranchii
Raja fenestra (1)
RAFINESQUE, 1810
Valid name: Raja undulata
Valid name: Raja undulata
Common name: Undulate ray
Original description species: RAFINESQUE, 1810
Genus: Raja LINNÉ, 1758
Family: Rajidae BONAPARTE, 1831
Suborder: Rajoidei
Order: Rajiformes
Superorder: Batomorphii
Subcohort: Neoselachii
Cohort: Euselachii
Subclass: Elasmobranchii
Raja fenestrata (1)
RAFINESQUE, 1810
Valid name: Raja sp.
Valid name: Raja sp.
Original description species: RAFINESQUE, 1810
Genus: Raja LINNÉ, 1758
Family: Rajidae BONAPARTE, 1831
Suborder: Rajoidei
Order: Rajiformes
Superorder: Batomorphii
Subcohort: Neoselachii
Cohort: Euselachii
Subclass: Elasmobranchii
Raja fimbriata (1)
LACEPÈDE, 1802
Valid name: Mobula birostris
Valid name: Mobula birostris
Original description species: LACEPÈDE, 1802
Genus: Raja LINNÉ, 1758
Family: Rajidae BONAPARTE, 1831
Suborder: Rajoidei
Order: Rajiformes
Superorder: Batomorphii
Subcohort: Neoselachii
Cohort: Euselachii
Subclass: Elasmobranchii
Raja flagellum (2)
BLOCH & SCHNEIDER, 1801
Valid name: Aetobatus flagellum
Valid name: Aetobatus flagellum
Common name: Longheaded eagle ray
Original description species: BLOCH & SCHNEIDER, 1801
Genus: Raja LINNÉ, 1758
Family: Rajidae BONAPARTE, 1831
Suborder: Rajoidei
Order: Rajiformes
Superorder: Batomorphii
Subcohort: Neoselachii
Cohort: Euselachii
Subclass: Elasmobranchii
Raja flavirostris (10)
PHILIPPI, 1892
Valid name: Zearaja chilensis
Valid name: Zearaja chilensis
Original description species: PHILIPPI, 1892
Genus: Raja LINNÉ, 1758
Family: Rajidae BONAPARTE, 1831
Suborder: Rajoidei
Order: Rajiformes
Superorder: Batomorphii
Subcohort: Neoselachii
Cohort: Euselachii
Subclass: Elasmobranchii
Raja floridana (3)
BIGELOW & SCHROEDER, 1962
Valid name: Dipturus teevani
Valid name: Dipturus teevani
Common name: Prickly brown ray
Original description species: BIGELOW & SCHROEDER, 1962
Genus: Raja LINNÉ, 1758
Family: Rajidae BONAPARTE, 1831
Suborder: Rajoidei
Order: Rajiformes
Superorder: Batomorphii
Subcohort: Neoselachii
Cohort: Euselachii
Subclass: Elasmobranchii
Raja flossada (1)
RISSO, 1827
Valid name: Dipturus batis
Valid name: Dipturus batis
Common name: Blue skate
Original description species: RISSO, 1827
Genus: Raja LINNÉ, 1758
Family: Rajidae BONAPARTE, 1831
Suborder: Rajoidei
Order: Rajiformes
Superorder: Batomorphii
Subcohort: Neoselachii
Cohort: Euselachii
Subclass: Elasmobranchii
Raja frerichsi (3)
KREFFT, 1968
Valid name: Amblyraja frerichsi
Valid name: Amblyraja frerichsi
Common name: Thickbody skate
Original description species: KREFFT, 1968
Genus: Raja LINNÉ, 1758
Family: Rajidae BONAPARTE, 1831
Suborder: Rajoidei
Order: Rajiformes
Superorder: Batomorphii
Subcohort: Neoselachii
Cohort: Euselachii
Subclass: Elasmobranchii
Raja fuliginea (3)
BIGELOW & SCHROEDER, 1954
Valid name: Rajella fuliginea
Valid name: Rajella fuliginea
Common name: Sooty skate
Original description species: BIGELOW & SCHROEDER, 1954
Genus: Raja LINNÉ, 1758
Family: Rajidae BONAPARTE, 1831
Suborder: Rajoidei
Order: Rajiformes
Superorder: Batomorphii
Subcohort: Neoselachii
Cohort: Euselachii
Subclass: Elasmobranchii
Raja fullonia (1)
LINNAEUS, 1758
Valid name: Leucoraja fullonica
Valid name: Leucoraja fullonica
Common name: Shagreen ray
Original description species: LINNAEUS, 1758
Genus: Raja LINNÉ, 1758
Family: Rajidae BONAPARTE, 1831
Suborder: Rajoidei
Order: Rajiformes
Superorder: Batomorphii
Subcohort: Neoselachii
Cohort: Euselachii
Subclass: Elasmobranchii
Raja fullonica (57)
LINNAEUS, 1758
Valid name: Leucoraja fullonica
Valid name: Leucoraja fullonica
Common name: Shagreen ray
Original description species: LINNAEUS, 1758
Genus: Raja LINNÉ, 1758
Family: Rajidae BONAPARTE, 1831
Suborder: Rajoidei
Order: Rajiformes
Superorder: Batomorphii
Subcohort: Neoselachii
Cohort: Euselachii
Subclass: Elasmobranchii
Raja fusca (8)
GARMAN, 1885
Valid name: Okamejei kenojei
Valid name: Okamejei kenojei
Common name: Ocellate spot skate
Original description species: GARMAN, 1885
Genus: Raja LINNÉ, 1758
Family: Rajidae BONAPARTE, 1831
Suborder: Rajoidei
Order: Rajiformes
Superorder: Batomorphii
Subcohort: Neoselachii
Cohort: Euselachii
Subclass: Elasmobranchii
Raja fyllae (23)
LÜTKEN, 1887
Valid name: Rajella fyllae
Valid name: Rajella fyllae
Common name: Round ray
Original description species: LÜTKEN, 1887
Genus: Raja LINNÉ, 1758
Family: Rajidae BONAPARTE, 1831
Suborder: Rajoidei
Order: Rajiformes
Superorder: Batomorphii
Subcohort: Neoselachii
Cohort: Euselachii
Subclass: Elasmobranchii
Raja fyllae lipacantha (2)
JENSEN, 1905
Valid name: Rajella fyllae
Valid name: Rajella fyllae
Common name: Round ray
Original description species: JENSEN, 1905
Genus: Raja LINNÉ, 1758
Family: Rajidae BONAPARTE, 1831
Suborder: Rajoidei
Order: Rajiformes
Superorder: Batomorphii
Subcohort: Neoselachii
Cohort: Euselachii
Subclass: Elasmobranchii
Raja gallica (1)
WALBAUM, 1792
Valid name: Leucoraja fullonica
Valid name: Leucoraja fullonica
Original description species: WALBAUM, 1792
Genus: Raja LINNÉ, 1758
Family: Rajidae BONAPARTE, 1831
Suborder: Rajoidei
Order: Rajiformes
Superorder: Batomorphii
Subcohort: Neoselachii
Cohort: Euselachii
Subclass: Elasmobranchii
Raja garmani (13)
WHITLEY, 1939
Valid name: Leucoraja garmani
Valid name: Leucoraja garmani
Common name: Freckled skate
Original description species: WHITLEY, 1939
Genus: Raja LINNÉ, 1758
Family: Rajidae BONAPARTE, 1831
Suborder: Rajoidei
Order: Rajiformes
Superorder: Batomorphii
Subcohort: Neoselachii
Cohort: Euselachii
Subclass: Elasmobranchii
Raja garmani caribbaea (1)
McEACHRAN, 1977
Valid name: Leucoraja garmani
Valid name: Leucoraja garmani
Common name: Maya skate
Original description species: McEACHRAN, 1977
Genus: Raja LINNÉ, 1758
Family: Rajidae BONAPARTE, 1831
Suborder: Rajoidei
Order: Rajiformes
Superorder: Batomorphii
Subcohort: Neoselachii
Cohort: Euselachii
Subclass: Elasmobranchii
Raja garmani garmani (1)
WHITLEY, 1939
Valid name: Leucoraja garmani
Valid name: Leucoraja garmani
Original description species: WHITLEY, 1939
Genus: Raja LINNÉ, 1758
Family: Rajidae BONAPARTE, 1831
Suborder: Rajoidei
Order: Rajiformes
Superorder: Batomorphii
Subcohort: Neoselachii
Cohort: Euselachii
Subclass: Elasmobranchii
Raja garmani lentiginosa (2)
(BIGELOW & SCHROEDER, 1951)
Valid name: Leucoraja lentiginosa
Valid name: Leucoraja lentiginosa
Original description species: (BIGELOW & SCHROEDER, 1951)
Genus: Raja LINNÉ, 1758
Family: Rajidae BONAPARTE, 1831
Suborder: Rajoidei
Order: Rajiformes
Superorder: Batomorphii
Subcohort: Neoselachii
Cohort: Euselachii
Subclass: Elasmobranchii
Raja garmani virginica (1)
McEACHRAN, 1977
Valid name: Leucoraja garmani
Valid name: Leucoraja garmani
Common name: Virginia skate
Original description species: McEACHRAN, 1977
Genus: Raja LINNÉ, 1758
Family: Rajidae BONAPARTE, 1831
Suborder: Rajoidei
Order: Rajiformes
Superorder: Batomorphii
Subcohort: Neoselachii
Cohort: Euselachii
Subclass: Elasmobranchii
Raja garricki (2)
BIGELOW & SCHROEDER, 1958
Valid name: Dipturus garricki
Valid name: Dipturus garricki
Common name: San Blas skate
Original description species: BIGELOW & SCHROEDER, 1958
Genus: Raja LINNÉ, 1758
Family: Rajidae BONAPARTE, 1831
Suborder: Rajoidei
Order: Rajiformes
Superorder: Batomorphii
Subcohort: Neoselachii
Cohort: Euselachii
Subclass: Elasmobranchii
Raja georgiana (12)
NORMAN, 1938
Valid name: Amblyraja georgiana
Valid name: Amblyraja georgiana
Common name: Antarctic starry skate
Original description species: NORMAN, 1938
Genus: Raja LINNÉ, 1758
Family: Rajidae BONAPARTE, 1831
Suborder: Rajoidei
Order: Rajiformes
Superorder: Batomorphii
Subcohort: Neoselachii
Cohort: Euselachii
Subclass: Elasmobranchii
Raja gigas (4)
ISHIYAMA, 1958
Valid name: Dipturus gigas
Valid name: Dipturus gigas
Common name: Giant skate
Original description species: ISHIYAMA, 1958
Genus: Raja LINNÉ, 1758
Family: Rajidae BONAPARTE, 1831
Suborder: Rajoidei
Order: Rajiformes
Superorder: Batomorphii
Subcohort: Neoselachii
Cohort: Euselachii
Subclass: Elasmobranchii
Raja giorna (3)
LACEPÈDE, 1803
Valid name: Mobula mobular
Valid name: Mobula mobular
Common name: Devil fish
Original description species: LACEPÈDE, 1803
Genus: Raja LINNÉ, 1758
Family: Rajidae BONAPARTE, 1831
Suborder: Rajoidei
Order: Rajiformes
Superorder: Batomorphii
Subcohort: Neoselachii
Cohort: Euselachii
Subclass: Elasmobranchii
Raja granulata (2)
(MACLEAY, 1883)
Valid name: Urogymnus granulatus
Valid name: Urogymnus granulatus
Original description species: (MACLEAY, 1883)
Genus: Raja LINNÉ, 1758
Family: Rajidae BONAPARTE, 1831
Suborder: Rajoidei
Order: Rajiformes
Superorder: Batomorphii
Subcohort: Neoselachii
Cohort: Euselachii
Subclass: Elasmobranchii
Raja granulosa (1)
BLOCH & SCHNEIDER, 1801
Valid name: Raja sp.
Valid name: Raja sp.
Original description species: BLOCH & SCHNEIDER, 1801
Genus: Raja LINNÉ, 1758
Family: Rajidae BONAPARTE, 1831
Suborder: Rajoidei
Order: Rajiformes
Superorder: Batomorphii
Subcohort: Neoselachii
Cohort: Euselachii
Subclass: Elasmobranchii
Raja griseocauda (1)
NORMAN, 1937
Valid name: Bathyraja griseocauda
Valid name: Bathyraja griseocauda
Common name: Graytail skate
Original description species: NORMAN, 1937
Genus: Raja LINNÉ, 1758
Family: Rajidae BONAPARTE, 1831
Suborder: Rajoidei
Order: Rajiformes
Superorder: Batomorphii
Subcohort: Neoselachii
Cohort: Euselachii
Subclass: Elasmobranchii
Raja gudgeri (1)
(WHITLEY, 1940)
Valid name: Dipturus gudgeri
Valid name: Dipturus gudgeri
Common name: Bight skate
Original description species: (WHITLEY, 1940)
Genus: Raja LINNÉ, 1758
Family: Rajidae BONAPARTE, 1831
Suborder: Rajoidei
Order: Rajiformes
Superorder: Batomorphii
Subcohort: Neoselachii
Cohort: Euselachii
Subclass: Elasmobranchii
Raja guttata (1)
BLOCH & SCHNEIDER, 1801
Valid name: Hypanus guttatus
Valid name: Hypanus guttatus
Common name: Longnose stingray
Original description species: BLOCH & SCHNEIDER, 1801
Genus: Raja LINNÉ, 1758
Family: Rajidae BONAPARTE, 1831
Suborder: Rajoidei
Order: Rajiformes
Superorder: Batomorphii
Subcohort: Neoselachii
Cohort: Euselachii
Subclass: Elasmobranchii
Raja guttata* (2)
SHAW, 1804
Valid name: Aetobatus ocellatus
Valid name: Aetobatus ocellatus
Common name: Sharpwing eagle ray
Original description species: SHAW, 1804
Genus: Raja LINNÉ, 1758
Family: Rajidae BONAPARTE, 1831
Suborder: Rajoidei
Order: Rajiformes
Superorder: Batomorphii
Subcohort: Neoselachii
Cohort: Euselachii
Subclass: Elasmobranchii
Raja halavi (1)
FORSSKÅL, 1775
Valid name: Glaucostegus halavi
Valid name: Glaucostegus halavi
Common name: Halavi's guitarfish
Original description species: FORSSKÅL, 1775
Genus: Raja LINNÉ, 1758
Family: Rajidae BONAPARTE, 1831
Suborder: Rajoidei
Order: Rajiformes
Superorder: Batomorphii
Subcohort: Neoselachii
Cohort: Euselachii
Subclass: Elasmobranchii
Raja herwigi (14)
KREFFT, 1965
Common name: Cape Verde skate
Original description species: KREFFT, 1965
Genus: Raja LINNÉ, 1758
Family: Rajidae BONAPARTE, 1831
Suborder: Rajoidei
Order: Rajiformes
Superorder: Batomorphii
Subcohort: Neoselachii
Cohort: Euselachii
Subclass: Elasmobranchii
Raja hirtella (1)
PHILIPPI in DELFIN, 1900
Original description species: PHILIPPI in DELFIN, 1900
Genus: Raja LINNÉ, 1758
Family: Rajidae BONAPARTE, 1831
Suborder: Rajoidei
Order: Rajiformes
Superorder: Batomorphii
Subcohort: Neoselachii
Cohort: Euselachii
Subclass: Elasmobranchii
Raja hispanica (1)
BLOCH & SCHNEIDER, 1801
Valid name: Raja sp.
Valid name: Raja sp.
Original description species: BLOCH & SCHNEIDER, 1801
Genus: Raja LINNÉ, 1758
Family: Rajidae BONAPARTE, 1831
Suborder: Rajoidei
Order: Rajiformes
Superorder: Batomorphii
Subcohort: Neoselachii
Cohort: Euselachii
Subclass: Elasmobranchii
Raja hollandi (9)
JORDAN & RICHARDSON, 1909
Valid name: Okamejei hollandi
Valid name: Okamejei hollandi
Common name: Yellow-spotted skate
Original description species: JORDAN & RICHARDSON, 1909
Genus: Raja LINNÉ, 1758
Family: Rajidae BONAPARTE, 1831
Suborder: Rajoidei
Order: Rajiformes
Superorder: Batomorphii
Subcohort: Neoselachii
Cohort: Euselachii
Subclass: Elasmobranchii
Raja hollandii (1)
JORDAN & RICHARDSON, 1909
Valid name: Okamejei hollandi
Valid name: Okamejei hollandi
Common name: Yellow-spotted skate
Original description species: JORDAN & RICHARDSON, 1909
Genus: Raja LINNÉ, 1758
Family: Rajidae BONAPARTE, 1831
Suborder: Rajoidei
Order: Rajiformes
Superorder: Batomorphii
Subcohort: Neoselachii
Cohort: Euselachii
Subclass: Elasmobranchii
Raja hyperborea (23)
COLLETT, 1879
Valid name: Amblyraja hyperborea
Valid name: Amblyraja hyperborea
Common name: Arctic skate
Original description species: COLLETT, 1879
Genus: Raja LINNÉ, 1758
Family: Rajidae BONAPARTE, 1831
Suborder: Rajoidei
Order: Rajiformes
Superorder: Batomorphii
Subcohort: Neoselachii
Cohort: Euselachii
Subclass: Elasmobranchii
Raja imbricata (1)
BLOCH & SCHNEIDER, 1801
Valid name: Brevitrygon imbricata
Valid name: Brevitrygon imbricata
Common name: Scaly whipray
Original description species: BLOCH & SCHNEIDER, 1801
Genus: Raja LINNÉ, 1758
Family: Rajidae BONAPARTE, 1831
Suborder: Rajoidei
Order: Rajiformes
Superorder: Batomorphii
Subcohort: Neoselachii
Cohort: Euselachii
Subclass: Elasmobranchii
Raja ingolfiana (1)
LÜTKEN, 1898
Valid name: Rajella lintea
Valid name: Rajella lintea
Common name: Sailray
Original description species: LÜTKEN, 1898
Genus: Raja LINNÉ, 1758
Family: Rajidae BONAPARTE, 1831
Suborder: Rajoidei
Order: Rajiformes
Superorder: Batomorphii
Subcohort: Neoselachii
Cohort: Euselachii
Subclass: Elasmobranchii
Raja innominata (7)
GARRICK & PAUL, 1974
Valid name: Dipturus innominatus
Valid name: Dipturus innominatus
Common name: New Zealand smooth skate
Original description species: GARRICK & PAUL, 1974
Genus: Raja LINNÉ, 1758
Family: Rajidae BONAPARTE, 1831
Suborder: Rajoidei
Order: Rajiformes
Superorder: Batomorphii
Subcohort: Neoselachii
Cohort: Euselachii
Subclass: Elasmobranchii
Raja intermedia (3)
PARNELL, 1837
Valid name: Dipturus intermedius
Valid name: Dipturus intermedius
Common name: Blue skate
Original description species: PARNELL, 1837
Genus: Raja LINNÉ, 1758
Family: Rajidae BONAPARTE, 1831
Suborder: Rajoidei
Order: Rajiformes
Superorder: Batomorphii
Subcohort: Neoselachii
Cohort: Euselachii
Subclass: Elasmobranchii
Raja interrupta (3)
GILL & TOWNSEND, 1897
Valid name: Bathyraja interrupta
Valid name: Bathyraja interrupta
Common name: Sandpaper skate
Original description species: GILL & TOWNSEND, 1897
Genus: Raja LINNÉ, 1758
Family: Rajidae BONAPARTE, 1831
Suborder: Rajoidei
Order: Rajiformes
Superorder: Batomorphii
Subcohort: Neoselachii
Cohort: Euselachii
Subclass: Elasmobranchii
Raja isotrachys (5)
GÜNTHER, 1877
Valid name: Bathyraja isotrachys
Valid name: Bathyraja isotrachys
Common name: Raspback skate
Original description species: GÜNTHER, 1877
Genus: Raja LINNÉ, 1758
Family: Rajidae BONAPARTE, 1831
Suborder: Rajoidei
Order: Rajiformes
Superorder: Batomorphii
Subcohort: Neoselachii
Cohort: Euselachii
Subclass: Elasmobranchii
Raja japonica (1)
NYSTRÖM, 1887
Valid name: Okamejei kenojei
Valid name: Okamejei kenojei
Common name: Ocellate spot skate
Original description species: NYSTRÖM, 1887
Genus: Raja LINNÉ, 1758
Family: Rajidae BONAPARTE, 1831
Suborder: Rajoidei
Order: Rajiformes
Superorder: Batomorphii
Subcohort: Neoselachii
Cohort: Euselachii
Subclass: Elasmobranchii
Raja jenseni (9)
BIGELOW & SCHROEDER, 1950
Valid name: Amblyraja jenseni
Valid name: Amblyraja jenseni
Common name: Jensen's skate
Original description species: BIGELOW & SCHROEDER, 1950
Genus: Raja LINNÉ, 1758
Family: Rajidae BONAPARTE, 1831
Suborder: Rajoidei
Order: Rajiformes
Superorder: Batomorphii
Subcohort: Neoselachii
Cohort: Euselachii
Subclass: Elasmobranchii
Raja johannis-davisi (6)
ALCOCK, 1899
Valid name: Dipturus johannisdavisi
Valid name: Dipturus johannisdavisi
Common name: Travancore skate
Original description species: ALCOCK, 1899
Genus: Raja LINNÉ, 1758
Family: Rajidae BONAPARTE, 1831
Suborder: Rajoidei
Order: Rajiformes
Superorder: Batomorphii
Subcohort: Neoselachii
Cohort: Euselachii
Subclass: Elasmobranchii
Raja jojenia (3)
COCCO, 1834
Valid name: Raja asterias
Valid name: Raja asterias
Common name: Starry ray
Original description species: COCCO, 1834
Genus: Raja LINNÉ, 1758
Family: Rajidae BONAPARTE, 1831
Suborder: Rajoidei
Order: Rajiformes
Superorder: Batomorphii
Subcohort: Neoselachii
Cohort: Euselachii
Subclass: Elasmobranchii
Raja jordani (1)
GARMAN, 1885
Valid name: Beringraja inornata
Valid name: Beringraja inornata
Common name: California ray
Original description species: GARMAN, 1885
Genus: Raja LINNÉ, 1758
Family: Rajidae BONAPARTE, 1831
Suborder: Rajoidei
Order: Rajiformes
Superorder: Batomorphii
Subcohort: Neoselachii
Cohort: Euselachii
Subclass: Elasmobranchii
Raja karagea (1)
TANAKA, 1927
Valid name: Okamejei kenojei
Valid name: Okamejei kenojei
Common name: Ocellate spot skate
Original description species: TANAKA, 1927
Genus: Raja LINNÉ, 1758
Family: Rajidae BONAPARTE, 1831
Suborder: Rajoidei
Order: Rajiformes
Superorder: Batomorphii
Subcohort: Neoselachii
Cohort: Euselachii
Subclass: Elasmobranchii
Raja katsukii (2)
TANAKA, 1927
Valid name: Okamejei kenojei
Valid name: Okamejei kenojei
Common name: Ocellate spot skate
Original description species: TANAKA, 1927
Genus: Raja LINNÉ, 1758
Family: Rajidae BONAPARTE, 1831
Suborder: Rajoidei
Order: Rajiformes
Superorder: Batomorphii
Subcohort: Neoselachii
Cohort: Euselachii
Subclass: Elasmobranchii
Raja kenojei (50)
MÜLLER & HENLE, 1841
Valid name: Okamejei kenojei
Valid name: Okamejei kenojei
Common name: Ocellate spot skate
Original description species: MÜLLER & HENLE, 1841
Genus: Raja LINNÉ, 1758
Family: Rajidae BONAPARTE, 1831
Suborder: Rajoidei
Order: Rajiformes
Superorder: Batomorphii
Subcohort: Neoselachii
Cohort: Euselachii
Subclass: Elasmobranchii
Raja kincaidi (1)
GARMAN, 1908
Valid name: Bathyraja kincaidii
Valid name: Bathyraja kincaidii
Common name: Sandpaper skate
Original description species: GARMAN, 1908
Genus: Raja LINNÉ, 1758
Family: Rajidae BONAPARTE, 1831
Suborder: Rajoidei
Order: Rajiformes
Superorder: Batomorphii
Subcohort: Neoselachii
Cohort: Euselachii
Subclass: Elasmobranchii
Raja kincaidii (2)
GARMAN, 1908
Valid name: Bathyraja kincaidii
Valid name: Bathyraja kincaidii
Common name: Sandpaper skate
Original description species: GARMAN, 1908
Genus: Raja LINNÉ, 1758
Family: Rajidae BONAPARTE, 1831
Suborder: Rajoidei
Order: Rajiformes
Superorder: Batomorphii
Subcohort: Neoselachii
Cohort: Euselachii
Subclass: Elasmobranchii
Raja koreana (3)
JEONG & NAKABO, 1997
Valid name: Hongeo koreana
Valid name: Hongeo koreana
Common name: Korean skate
Original description species: JEONG & NAKABO, 1997
Genus: Raja LINNÉ, 1758
Family: Rajidae BONAPARTE, 1831
Suborder: Rajoidei
Order: Rajiformes
Superorder: Batomorphii
Subcohort: Neoselachii
Cohort: Euselachii
Subclass: Elasmobranchii
Raja kreffti (2)
STEHMANN, 1977
Valid name: Malacoraja kreffti
Valid name: Malacoraja kreffti
Common name: Krefft's ray
Original description species: STEHMANN, 1977
Genus: Raja LINNÉ, 1758
Family: Rajidae BONAPARTE, 1831
Suborder: Rajoidei
Order: Rajiformes
Superorder: Batomorphii
Subcohort: Neoselachii
Cohort: Euselachii
Subclass: Elasmobranchii
Raja kujiensis (2)
TANAKA, 1916
Valid name: Rhinoraja kujiensis
Valid name: Rhinoraja kujiensis
Common name: Dapple-bellied softnose skate
Original description species: TANAKA, 1916
Genus: Raja LINNÉ, 1758
Family: Rajidae BONAPARTE, 1831
Suborder: Rajoidei
Order: Rajiformes
Superorder: Batomorphii
Subcohort: Neoselachii
Cohort: Euselachii
Subclass: Elasmobranchii
Raja kukujevi (2)
DOLGANOV, 1985
Valid name: Rajella kukujevi
Valid name: Rajella kukujevi
Common name: Mid-Atlantic skate
Original description species: DOLGANOV, 1985
Genus: Raja LINNÉ, 1758
Family: Rajidae BONAPARTE, 1831
Suborder: Rajoidei
Order: Rajiformes
Superorder: Batomorphii
Subcohort: Neoselachii
Cohort: Euselachii
Subclass: Elasmobranchii
Raja kwangtungensis (5)
CHU, 1960
Valid name: Dipturus kwangtungensis
Valid name: Dipturus kwangtungensis
Common name: Kwangtung skate
Original description species: CHU, 1960
Genus: Raja LINNÉ, 1758
Family: Rajidae BONAPARTE, 1831
Suborder: Rajoidei
Order: Rajiformes
Superorder: Batomorphii
Subcohort: Neoselachii
Cohort: Euselachii
Subclass: Elasmobranchii
Raja laevis (30)
MITCHILL, 1818
Valid name: Dipturus laevis
Valid name: Dipturus laevis
Common name: Barndoor skate
Original description species: MITCHILL, 1818
Genus: Raja LINNÉ, 1758
Family: Rajidae BONAPARTE, 1831
Suborder: Rajoidei
Order: Rajiformes
Superorder: Batomorphii
Subcohort: Neoselachii
Cohort: Euselachii
Subclass: Elasmobranchii
Raja lamprieri (1)
RICHARDSON, 1845
Valid name: Dentiraja lemprieri
Valid name: Dentiraja lemprieri
Common name: Australian thornback skate
Original description species: RICHARDSON, 1845
Genus: Raja LINNÉ, 1758
Family: Rajidae BONAPARTE, 1831
Suborder: Rajoidei
Order: Rajiformes
Superorder: Batomorphii
Subcohort: Neoselachii
Cohort: Euselachii
Subclass: Elasmobranchii
Raja lanceorostrata (4)
WALLACE, 1967
Valid name: Dipturus lanceorostratus
Valid name: Dipturus lanceorostratus
Common name: Rattail skate
Original description species: WALLACE, 1967
Genus: Raja LINNÉ, 1758
Family: Rajidae BONAPARTE, 1831
Suborder: Rajoidei
Order: Rajiformes
Superorder: Batomorphii
Subcohort: Neoselachii
Cohort: Euselachii
Subclass: Elasmobranchii
Raja latastei (1)
DELFIN, 1902
Valid name: Zearaja chilensis
Valid name: Zearaja chilensis
Common name: Yellownose skate
Original description species: DELFIN, 1902
Genus: Raja LINNÉ, 1758
Family: Rajidae BONAPARTE, 1831
Suborder: Rajoidei
Order: Rajiformes
Superorder: Batomorphii
Subcohort: Neoselachii
Cohort: Euselachii
Subclass: Elasmobranchii
Raja leiobatos (1)
GRONOW, 1854
Valid name: Raja clavata
Valid name: Raja clavata
Common name: Thornback ray
Original description species: GRONOW, 1854
Genus: Raja LINNÉ, 1758
Family: Rajidae BONAPARTE, 1831
Suborder: Rajoidei
Order: Rajiformes
Superorder: Batomorphii
Subcohort: Neoselachii
Cohort: Euselachii
Subclass: Elasmobranchii
Raja lemprieri (11)
RICHARDSON, 1845
Valid name: Dentiraja lemprieri
Valid name: Dentiraja lemprieri
Common name: Australian thornback skate
Original description species: RICHARDSON, 1845
Genus: Raja LINNÉ, 1758
Family: Rajidae BONAPARTE, 1831
Suborder: Rajoidei
Order: Rajiformes
Superorder: Batomorphii
Subcohort: Neoselachii
Cohort: Euselachii
Subclass: Elasmobranchii
Raja lentiginosa (6)
BIGELOW & SCHROEDER, 1951
Valid name: Leucoraja lentiginosa
Valid name: Leucoraja lentiginosa
Common name: Speckled skate
Original description species: BIGELOW & SCHROEDER, 1951
Genus: Raja LINNÉ, 1758
Family: Rajidae BONAPARTE, 1831
Suborder: Rajoidei
Order: Rajiformes
Superorder: Batomorphii
Subcohort: Neoselachii
Cohort: Euselachii
Subclass: Elasmobranchii
Raja leopardus (9)
VON BONDE & SWART, 1923
Valid name: Rajella leoparda
Valid name: Rajella leoparda
Common name: Leopard skate
Original description species: VON BONDE & SWART, 1923
Genus: Raja LINNÉ, 1758
Family: Rajidae BONAPARTE, 1831
Suborder: Rajoidei
Order: Rajiformes
Superorder: Batomorphii
Subcohort: Neoselachii
Cohort: Euselachii
Subclass: Elasmobranchii
Raja leptocauda (1)
KREFFT & STEHMANN, 1975
Valid name: Dipturus leptocaudus
Valid name: Dipturus leptocaudus
Common name: Thintail skate
Original description species: KREFFT & STEHMANN, 1975
Genus: Raja LINNÉ, 1758
Family: Rajidae BONAPARTE, 1831
Suborder: Rajoidei
Order: Rajiformes
Superorder: Batomorphii
Subcohort: Neoselachii
Cohort: Euselachii
Subclass: Elasmobranchii
Raja leucobatos (1)
GRONOW, 1854
Valid name: Raja sp.
Valid name: Raja sp.
Original description species: GRONOW, 1854
Genus: Raja LINNÉ, 1758
Family: Rajidae BONAPARTE, 1831
Suborder: Rajoidei
Order: Rajiformes
Superorder: Batomorphii
Subcohort: Neoselachii
Cohort: Euselachii
Subclass: Elasmobranchii
Raja leucosticta (1)
STEHMANN, 1971
Valid name: Leucoraja leucosticta
Valid name: Leucoraja leucosticta
Common name: Whitedappled skate
Original description species: STEHMANN, 1971
Genus: Raja LINNÉ, 1758
Family: Rajidae BONAPARTE, 1831
Suborder: Rajoidei
Order: Rajiformes
Superorder: Batomorphii
Subcohort: Neoselachii
Cohort: Euselachii
Subclass: Elasmobranchii
Raja lima (2)
POEPPIG, 1835
Valid name: Sympterygia lima
Valid name: Sympterygia lima
Common name: Filetail fanskate
Original description species: POEPPIG, 1835
Genus: Raja LINNÉ, 1758
Family: Rajidae BONAPARTE, 1831
Suborder: Rajoidei
Order: Rajiformes
Superorder: Batomorphii
Subcohort: Neoselachii
Cohort: Euselachii
Subclass: Elasmobranchii
Raja lintea (27)
FRIES, 1838
Valid name: Rajella lintea
Valid name: Rajella lintea
Common name: Sailray
Original description species: FRIES, 1838
Genus: Raja LINNÉ, 1758
Family: Rajidae BONAPARTE, 1831
Suborder: Rajoidei
Order: Rajiformes
Superorder: Batomorphii
Subcohort: Neoselachii
Cohort: Euselachii
Subclass: Elasmobranchii
Raja lymma (4)
FORSSKÅL, 1775
Valid name: Taeniura lymma
Valid name: Taeniura lymma
Common name: Bluespotted ribbontail ray
Original description species: FORSSKÅL, 1775
Genus: Raja LINNÉ, 1758
Family: Rajidae BONAPARTE, 1831
Suborder: Rajoidei
Order: Rajiformes
Superorder: Batomorphii
Subcohort: Neoselachii
Cohort: Euselachii
Subclass: Elasmobranchii
Raja lymna (1)
FORSSKÅL, 1775
Valid name: Taeniura lymma
Valid name: Taeniura lymma
Common name: Bluespotted ribbontail ray
Original description species: FORSSKÅL, 1775
Genus: Raja LINNÉ, 1758
Family: Rajidae BONAPARTE, 1831
Suborder: Rajoidei
Order: Rajiformes
Superorder: Batomorphii
Subcohort: Neoselachii
Cohort: Euselachii
Subclass: Elasmobranchii
Raja macloviana (1)
NORMAN, 1937
Valid name: Bathyraja macloviana
Valid name: Bathyraja macloviana
Common name: Patagonian skate
Original description species: NORMAN, 1937
Genus: Raja LINNÉ, 1758
Family: Rajidae BONAPARTE, 1831
Suborder: Rajoidei
Order: Rajiformes
Superorder: Batomorphii
Subcohort: Neoselachii
Cohort: Euselachii
Subclass: Elasmobranchii
Raja maclura (1)
LESUEUR, 1817
Valid name: Gymnura altavela
Valid name: Gymnura altavela
Common name: Spiny butterfly ray
Original description species: LESUEUR, 1817
Genus: Raja LINNÉ, 1758
Family: Rajidae BONAPARTE, 1831
Suborder: Rajoidei
Order: Rajiformes
Superorder: Batomorphii
Subcohort: Neoselachii
Cohort: Euselachii
Subclass: Elasmobranchii
Raja macrocauda (7)
ISHIYAMA, 1955
Valid name: Dipturus macrocaudus
Valid name: Dipturus macrocaudus
Common name: Bigtail skate
Original description species: ISHIYAMA, 1955
Genus: Raja LINNÉ, 1758
Family: Rajidae BONAPARTE, 1831
Suborder: Rajoidei
Order: Rajiformes
Superorder: Batomorphii
Subcohort: Neoselachii
Cohort: Euselachii
Subclass: Elasmobranchii
Raja macrophthalma (2)
ISHIYAMA, 1950
Valid name: Okamejei meerdervoortii
Valid name: Okamejei meerdervoortii
Common name: Bigeye skate
Original description species: ISHIYAMA, 1950
Genus: Raja LINNÉ, 1758
Family: Rajidae BONAPARTE, 1831
Suborder: Rajoidei
Order: Rajiformes
Superorder: Batomorphii
Subcohort: Neoselachii
Cohort: Euselachii
Subclass: Elasmobranchii
Raja macrorhynchus (3)
RAFINESQUE, 1810
Valid name: Dipturus batis
Valid name: Dipturus batis
Original description species: RAFINESQUE, 1810
Genus: Raja LINNÉ, 1758
Family: Rajidae BONAPARTE, 1831
Suborder: Rajoidei
Order: Rajiformes
Superorder: Batomorphii
Subcohort: Neoselachii
Cohort: Euselachii
Subclass: Elasmobranchii
Raja macrorynchus (4)
RAFINESQUE, 1810
Valid name: Dipturus batis
Valid name: Dipturus batis
Original description species: RAFINESQUE, 1810
Genus: Raja LINNÉ, 1758
Family: Rajidae BONAPARTE, 1831
Suborder: Rajoidei
Order: Rajiformes
Superorder: Batomorphii
Subcohort: Neoselachii
Cohort: Euselachii
Subclass: Elasmobranchii
Raja maculata (11)
SHAW, 1804
Valid name: Narcine maculata
Valid name: Narcine maculata
Common name: Darkfinned numbfish
Original description species: SHAW, 1804
Genus: Raja LINNÉ, 1758
Family: Rajidae BONAPARTE, 1831
Suborder: Rajoidei
Order: Rajiformes
Superorder: Batomorphii
Subcohort: Neoselachii
Cohort: Euselachii
Subclass: Elasmobranchii
Raja maderensis (31)
LOWE, 1838
Synonyms: Raia maderensis, Raja (Raja) maderensis
Common name: Madeiran ray
Original description species: LOWE, 1838
Genus: Raja LINNÉ, 1758
Family: Rajidae BONAPARTE, 1831
Suborder: Rajoidei
Order: Rajiformes
Superorder: Batomorphii
Subcohort: Neoselachii
Cohort: Euselachii
Subclass: Elasmobranchii
Raja magellanica (3)
PHILIPPI, 1902
Valid name: Bathyraja magellanica
Valid name: Bathyraja magellanica
Common name: Magellan skate
Original description species: PHILIPPI, 1902
Genus: Raja LINNÉ, 1758
Family: Rajidae BONAPARTE, 1831
Suborder: Rajoidei
Order: Rajiformes
Superorder: Batomorphii
Subcohort: Neoselachii
Cohort: Euselachii
Subclass: Elasmobranchii
Raja mamillidens (9)
ALCOCK, 1889
Valid name: Fenestraja mamillidens
Valid name: Fenestraja mamillidens
Common name: Prickly skate
Original description species: ALCOCK, 1889
Genus: Raja LINNÉ, 1758
Family: Rajidae BONAPARTE, 1831
Suborder: Rajoidei
Order: Rajiformes
Superorder: Batomorphii
Subcohort: Neoselachii
Cohort: Euselachii
Subclass: Elasmobranchii
Raja manatia (2)
BLOCH & SCHNEIDER, 1801
Valid name: Mobula birostris
Valid name: Mobula birostris
Common name: Giant manta
Original description species: BLOCH & SCHNEIDER, 1801
Genus: Raja LINNÉ, 1758
Family: Rajidae BONAPARTE, 1831
Suborder: Rajoidei
Order: Rajiformes
Superorder: Batomorphii
Subcohort: Neoselachii
Cohort: Euselachii
Subclass: Elasmobranchii
Raja marginata (16)
LACEPÈDE, 1803
Valid name: Rostroraja alba
Valid name: Rostroraja alba
Common name: Bottlenosed skate
Original description species: LACEPÈDE, 1803
Genus: Raja LINNÉ, 1758
Family: Rajidae BONAPARTE, 1831
Suborder: Rajoidei
Order: Rajiformes
Superorder: Batomorphii
Subcohort: Neoselachii
Cohort: Euselachii
Subclass: Elasmobranchii
Raja maroccana (4)
BLOCH & SCHNEIDER, 1801
Valid name: Raja sp.
Valid name: Raja sp.
Original description species: BLOCH & SCHNEIDER, 1801
Genus: Raja LINNÉ, 1758
Family: Rajidae BONAPARTE, 1831
Suborder: Rajoidei
Order: Rajiformes
Superorder: Batomorphii
Subcohort: Neoselachii
Cohort: Euselachii
Subclass: Elasmobranchii
Raja meerdervoorti (5)
BLEEKER, 1860
Valid name: Okamejei meerdervoortii
Valid name: Okamejei meerdervoortii
Common name: Bigeye skate
Original description species: BLEEKER, 1860
Genus: Raja LINNÉ, 1758
Family: Rajidae BONAPARTE, 1831
Suborder: Rajoidei
Order: Rajiformes
Superorder: Batomorphii
Subcohort: Neoselachii
Cohort: Euselachii
Subclass: Elasmobranchii
Raja meerdervoortii (4)
BLEEKER, 1860
Valid name: Okamejei meerdervoortii
Valid name: Okamejei meerdervoortii
Common name: Bigeye skate
Original description species: BLEEKER, 1860
Genus: Raja LINNÉ, 1758
Family: Rajidae BONAPARTE, 1831
Suborder: Rajoidei
Order: Rajiformes
Superorder: Batomorphii
Subcohort: Neoselachii
Cohort: Euselachii
Subclass: Elasmobranchii
Raja melitensis (12)
CLARK, 1926
Valid name: Leucoraja melitensis
Valid name: Leucoraja melitensis
Common name: Maltese ray
Original description species: CLARK, 1926
Genus: Raja LINNÉ, 1758
Family: Rajidae BONAPARTE, 1831
Suborder: Rajoidei
Order: Rajiformes
Superorder: Batomorphii
Subcohort: Neoselachii
Cohort: Euselachii
Subclass: Elasmobranchii
Raja microcellata (23)
MONTAGU, 1818
Valid name: Raja microocellata
Valid name: Raja microocellata
Common name: Small-eyed ray
Original description species: MONTAGU, 1818
Genus: Raja LINNÉ, 1758
Family: Rajidae BONAPARTE, 1831
Suborder: Rajoidei
Order: Rajiformes
Superorder: Batomorphii
Subcohort: Neoselachii
Cohort: Euselachii
Subclass: Elasmobranchii
Raja microocellata (105)
MONTAGU, 1818
Synonyms: Raia microcellata, Raia microocellata, Raja microcellata, Raja (Raja) microocellata
Common name: Small-eyed ray
Original description species: MONTAGU, 1818
Genus: Raja LINNÉ, 1758
Family: Rajidae BONAPARTE, 1831
Suborder: Rajoidei
Order: Rajiformes
Superorder: Batomorphii
Subcohort: Neoselachii
Cohort: Euselachii
Subclass: Elasmobranchii
Raja microps (3)
GÜNTHER, 1880
Valid name: Sympterygia bonapartii
Valid name: Sympterygia bonapartii
Common name: Smallnose fanskate
Original description species: GÜNTHER, 1880
Genus: Raja LINNÉ, 1758
Family: Rajidae BONAPARTE, 1831
Suborder: Rajoidei
Order: Rajiformes
Superorder: Batomorphii
Subcohort: Neoselachii
Cohort: Euselachii
Subclass: Elasmobranchii
Raja microtrachys (3)
OSBURN & NICHOLS, 1916
Valid name: Bathyraja microtrachys
Valid name: Bathyraja microtrachys
Common name: Roughtail skate
Original description species: OSBURN & NICHOLS, 1916
Genus: Raja LINNÉ, 1758
Family: Rajidae BONAPARTE, 1831
Suborder: Rajoidei
Order: Rajiformes
Superorder: Batomorphii
Subcohort: Neoselachii
Cohort: Euselachii
Subclass: Elasmobranchii
Raja micrura (1)
BLOCH & SCHNEIDER, 1801
Valid name: Gymnura micrura
Valid name: Gymnura micrura
Common name: Smooth butterfly ray
Original description species: BLOCH & SCHNEIDER, 1801
Genus: Raja LINNÉ, 1758
Family: Rajidae BONAPARTE, 1831
Suborder: Rajoidei
Order: Rajiformes
Superorder: Batomorphii
Subcohort: Neoselachii
Cohort: Euselachii
Subclass: Elasmobranchii
Raja miraletus (233)
LINNAEUS, 1758
Synonyms: Raia miraletus, Raia quadrimaculata, Raja cf. miraletus, Raja quadrimaculata, Raja (Raja) miraletus
Common name: Brown ray
Original description species: LINNAEUS, 1758
Genus: Raja LINNÉ, 1758
Family: Rajidae BONAPARTE, 1831
Suborder: Rajoidei
Order: Rajiformes
Superorder: Batomorphii
Subcohort: Neoselachii
Cohort: Euselachii
Subclass: Elasmobranchii
Raja mobular (1)
BONNATERRE, 1788
Valid name: Mobula mobular
Valid name: Mobula mobular
Original description species: BONNATERRE, 1788
Genus: Raja LINNÉ, 1758
Family: Rajidae BONAPARTE, 1831
Suborder: Rajoidei
Order: Rajiformes
Superorder: Batomorphii
Subcohort: Neoselachii
Cohort: Euselachii
Subclass: Elasmobranchii
Raja mollis (6)
BIGELOW & SCHROEDER, 1950
Valid name: Malacoraja spinacidermis
Valid name: Malacoraja spinacidermis
Common name: Roughskin skate
Original description species: BIGELOW & SCHROEDER, 1950
Genus: Raja LINNÉ, 1758
Family: Rajidae BONAPARTE, 1831
Suborder: Rajoidei
Order: Rajiformes
Superorder: Batomorphii
Subcohort: Neoselachii
Cohort: Euselachii
Subclass: Elasmobranchii
Raja monstrosa (1)
WALBAUM, 1792
Valid name: Mobula sp.
Valid name: Mobula sp.
Original description species: WALBAUM, 1792
Genus: Raja LINNÉ, 1758
Family: Rajidae BONAPARTE, 1831
Suborder: Rajoidei
Order: Rajiformes
Superorder: Batomorphii
Subcohort: Neoselachii
Cohort: Euselachii
Subclass: Elasmobranchii
Raja montagui (221)
FOWLER, 1910
Synonyms: Raia montagui, Raia oculata, Raja oculata, Raja (Raja) montagui
Common name: Spotted ray
Original description species: FOWLER, 1910
Genus: Raja LINNÉ, 1758
Family: Rajidae BONAPARTE, 1831
Suborder: Rajoidei
Order: Rajiformes
Superorder: Batomorphii
Subcohort: Neoselachii
Cohort: Euselachii
Subclass: Elasmobranchii
Raja montereyensis (7)
GILBERT, 1915
Valid name: Beringraja stellulata
Valid name: Beringraja stellulata
Original description species: GILBERT, 1915
Genus: Raja LINNÉ, 1758
Family: Rajidae BONAPARTE, 1831
Suborder: Rajoidei
Order: Rajiformes
Superorder: Batomorphii
Subcohort: Neoselachii
Cohort: Euselachii
Subclass: Elasmobranchii
Raja mosaica (2)
LACEPÈDE, 1802
Valid name: Raja undulata
Valid name: Raja undulata
Common name: Undulate ray
Original description species: LACEPÈDE, 1802
Genus: Raja LINNÉ, 1758
Family: Rajidae BONAPARTE, 1831
Suborder: Rajoidei
Order: Rajiformes
Superorder: Batomorphii
Subcohort: Neoselachii
Cohort: Euselachii
Subclass: Elasmobranchii
Raja motoro (1)
(MÜLLER & HENLE, 1841)
Valid name: Potamotrygon motoro
Valid name: Potamotrygon motoro
Original description species: (MÜLLER & HENLE, 1841)
Genus: Raja LINNÉ, 1758
Family: Rajidae BONAPARTE, 1831
Suborder: Rajoidei
Order: Rajiformes
Superorder: Batomorphii
Subcohort: Neoselachii
Cohort: Euselachii
Subclass: Elasmobranchii
Raja mucosa (1)
STELLER, 1814
Original description species: STELLER, 1814
Genus: Raja LINNÉ, 1758
Family: Rajidae BONAPARTE, 1831
Suborder: Rajoidei
Order: Rajiformes
Superorder: Batomorphii
Subcohort: Neoselachii
Cohort: Euselachii
Subclass: Elasmobranchii
Raja mula (3)
FORSSKÅL, 1775
Valid name: Aetobatus ocellatus
Valid name: Aetobatus ocellatus
Original description species: FORSSKÅL, 1775
Genus: Raja LINNÉ, 1758
Family: Rajidae BONAPARTE, 1831
Suborder: Rajoidei
Order: Rajiformes
Superorder: Batomorphii
Subcohort: Neoselachii
Cohort: Euselachii
Subclass: Elasmobranchii
Raja multispinis (2)
NORMAN, 1937
Valid name: Bathyraja multispinis
Valid name: Bathyraja multispinis
Common name: Multispine skate
Original description species: NORMAN, 1937
Genus: Raja LINNÉ, 1758
Family: Rajidae BONAPARTE, 1831
Suborder: Rajoidei
Order: Rajiformes
Superorder: Batomorphii
Subcohort: Neoselachii
Cohort: Euselachii
Subclass: Elasmobranchii
Raja murrayi (4)
GÜNTHER, 1880
Valid name: Bathyraja murrayi
Valid name: Bathyraja murrayi
Common name: Murray's skate
Original description species: GÜNTHER, 1880
Genus: Raja LINNÉ, 1758
Family: Rajidae BONAPARTE, 1831
Suborder: Rajoidei
Order: Rajiformes
Superorder: Batomorphii
Subcohort: Neoselachii
Cohort: Euselachii
Subclass: Elasmobranchii
Raja naevus (77)
MÜLLER & HENLE, 1841
Valid name: Leucoraja naevus
Valid name: Leucoraja naevus
Common name: Cuckoo ray
Original description species: MÜLLER & HENLE, 1841
Genus: Raja LINNÉ, 1758
Family: Rajidae BONAPARTE, 1831
Suborder: Rajoidei
Order: Rajiformes
Superorder: Batomorphii
Subcohort: Neoselachii
Cohort: Euselachii
Subclass: Elasmobranchii
Raja narinari (4)
EUPHRASEN, 1790
Valid name: Aetobatus narinari
Valid name: Aetobatus narinari
Common name: Spotted eagle ray
Original description species: EUPHRASEN, 1790
Genus: Raja LINNÉ, 1758
Family: Rajidae BONAPARTE, 1831
Suborder: Rajoidei
Order: Rajiformes
Superorder: Batomorphii
Subcohort: Neoselachii
Cohort: Euselachii
Subclass: Elasmobranchii
Raja nasuta (26)
MÜLLER & HENLE, 1841
Valid name: Zearaja nasuta
Valid name: Zearaja nasuta
Common name: New Zealand rough skate
Original description species: MÜLLER & HENLE, 1841
Genus: Raja LINNÉ, 1758
Family: Rajidae BONAPARTE, 1831
Suborder: Rajoidei
Order: Rajiformes
Superorder: Batomorphii
Subcohort: Neoselachii
Cohort: Euselachii
Subclass: Elasmobranchii
Raja nichofii (1)
BLOCH & SCHNEIDER, 1801
Valid name: Aetomylaeus nichofii
Valid name: Aetomylaeus nichofii
Common name: Banded eagle ray
Original description species: BLOCH & SCHNEIDER, 1801
Genus: Raja LINNÉ, 1758
Family: Rajidae BONAPARTE, 1831
Suborder: Rajoidei
Order: Rajiformes
Superorder: Batomorphii
Subcohort: Neoselachii
Cohort: Euselachii
Subclass: Elasmobranchii
Raja nidarosiensis (5)
STORM, 1881
Valid name: Dipturus nidarosiensis
Valid name: Dipturus nidarosiensis
Common name: Norwegian skate
Original description species: STORM, 1881
Genus: Raja LINNÉ, 1758
Family: Rajidae BONAPARTE, 1831
Suborder: Rajoidei
Order: Rajiformes
Superorder: Batomorphii
Subcohort: Neoselachii
Cohort: Euselachii
Subclass: Elasmobranchii
Raja nidrosiensis (5)
(STORM, 1881)
Valid name: Dipturus nidarosiensis
Valid name: Dipturus nidarosiensis
Common name: Norwegian skate
Original description species: (STORM, 1881)
Genus: Raja LINNÉ, 1758
Family: Rajidae BONAPARTE, 1831
Suborder: Rajoidei
Order: Rajiformes
Superorder: Batomorphii
Subcohort: Neoselachii
Cohort: Euselachii
Subclass: Elasmobranchii
Raja nigra (1)
LACEPÈDE, 1802
Original description species: LACEPÈDE, 1802
Genus: Raja LINNÉ, 1758
Family: Rajidae BONAPARTE, 1831
Suborder: Rajoidei
Order: Rajiformes
Superorder: Batomorphii
Subcohort: Neoselachii
Cohort: Euselachii
Subclass: Elasmobranchii
Raja nitida (5)
GÜNTHER, 1880
Valid name: Pavoraja nitida
Valid name: Pavoraja nitida
Common name: Peacock skate
Original description species: GÜNTHER, 1880
Genus: Raja LINNÉ, 1758
Family: Rajidae BONAPARTE, 1831
Suborder: Rajoidei
Order: Rajiformes
Superorder: Batomorphii
Subcohort: Neoselachii
Cohort: Euselachii
Subclass: Elasmobranchii
Raja noctula (1)
(BONAPARTE, 1833)
Valid name: Myliobatis aquila
Valid name: Myliobatis aquila
Common name: Common eagle ray
Original description species: (BONAPARTE, 1833)
Genus: Raja LINNÉ, 1758
Family: Rajidae BONAPARTE, 1831
Suborder: Rajoidei
Order: Rajiformes
Superorder: Batomorphii
Subcohort: Neoselachii
Cohort: Euselachii
Subclass: Elasmobranchii
Raja obtusa (1)
GILL & TOWNSEND, 1897
Valid name: Bathyraja parmifera
Valid name: Bathyraja parmifera
Common name: Blunt skate
Original description species: GILL & TOWNSEND, 1897
Genus: Raja LINNÉ, 1758
Family: Rajidae BONAPARTE, 1831
Suborder: Rajoidei
Order: Rajiformes
Superorder: Batomorphii
Subcohort: Neoselachii
Cohort: Euselachii
Subclass: Elasmobranchii
Raja ocellata (66)
MITCHILL, 1815
Valid name: Leucoraja ocellata
Valid name: Leucoraja ocellata
Common name: Winter skate
Original description species: MITCHILL, 1815
Genus: Raja LINNÉ, 1758
Family: Rajidae BONAPARTE, 1831
Suborder: Rajoidei
Order: Rajiformes
Superorder: Batomorphii
Subcohort: Neoselachii
Cohort: Euselachii
Subclass: Elasmobranchii
Raja ocellifera (14)
REGAN, 1906
Synonyms: Raia ocellifera
Original description species: REGAN, 1906
Genus: Raja LINNÉ, 1758
Family: Rajidae BONAPARTE, 1831
Suborder: Rajoidei
Order: Rajiformes
Superorder: Batomorphii
Subcohort: Neoselachii
Cohort: Euselachii
Subclass: Elasmobranchii
Raja oculata (4)
STEPHAN, 1779
Valid name: Raja montagui
Valid name: Raja montagui
Common name: Spotted ray
Original description species: STEPHAN, 1779
Genus: Raja LINNÉ, 1758
Family: Rajidae BONAPARTE, 1831
Suborder: Rajoidei
Order: Rajiformes
Superorder: Batomorphii
Subcohort: Neoselachii
Cohort: Euselachii
Subclass: Elasmobranchii
Raja olseni (6)
BIGELOW & SCHROEDER, 1951
Valid name: Dipturus olseni
Valid name: Dipturus olseni
Common name: Spreadfin skate
Original description species: BIGELOW & SCHROEDER, 1951
Genus: Raja LINNÉ, 1758
Family: Rajidae BONAPARTE, 1831
Suborder: Rajoidei
Order: Rajiformes
Superorder: Batomorphii
Subcohort: Neoselachii
Cohort: Euselachii
Subclass: Elasmobranchii
Raja ommescherit (3)
FORSSKÅL, 1775
Valid name: Dasyatis sp.
Valid name: Dasyatis sp.
Original description species: FORSSKÅL, 1775
Genus: Raja LINNÉ, 1758
Family: Rajidae BONAPARTE, 1831
Suborder: Rajoidei
Order: Rajiformes
Superorder: Batomorphii
Subcohort: Neoselachii
Cohort: Euselachii
Subclass: Elasmobranchii
Raja orbicularis (2)
BLOCH & SCHNEIDER, 1801
Valid name: Paratrygon aiereba
Valid name: Paratrygon aiereba
Common name: Discus ray
Original description species: BLOCH & SCHNEIDER, 1801
Genus: Raja LINNÉ, 1758
Family: Rajidae BONAPARTE, 1831
Suborder: Rajoidei
Order: Rajiformes
Superorder: Batomorphii
Subcohort: Neoselachii
Cohort: Euselachii
Subclass: Elasmobranchii
Raja oregoni (1)
BIGELOW & SCHROEDER, 1958
Valid name: Dipturus oregoni
Valid name: Dipturus oregoni
Common name: Hooktail skate
Original description species: BIGELOW & SCHROEDER, 1958
Genus: Raja LINNÉ, 1758
Family: Rajidae BONAPARTE, 1831
Suborder: Rajoidei
Order: Rajiformes
Superorder: Batomorphii
Subcohort: Neoselachii
Cohort: Euselachii
Subclass: Elasmobranchii
Raja osbeckii (1)
WALBAUM, 1792
Valid name: Squatina aculeata
Valid name: Squatina aculeata
Original description species: WALBAUM, 1792
Genus: Raja LINNÉ, 1758
Family: Rajidae BONAPARTE, 1831
Suborder: Rajoidei
Order: Rajiformes
Superorder: Batomorphii
Subcohort: Neoselachii
Cohort: Euselachii
Subclass: Elasmobranchii
Raja oxyptera (3)
PHILIPPI, 1892
Valid name: Zearaja chilensis
Valid name: Zearaja chilensis
Common name: Yellownose skate
Original description species: PHILIPPI, 1892
Genus: Raja LINNÉ, 1758
Family: Rajidae BONAPARTE, 1831
Suborder: Rajoidei
Order: Rajiformes
Superorder: Batomorphii
Subcohort: Neoselachii
Cohort: Euselachii
Subclass: Elasmobranchii
Raja oxyrhinchus (5)
LINNAEUS, 1758
Valid name: Dipturus oxyrinchus
Valid name: Dipturus oxyrinchus
Common name: Longnosed skate
Original description species: LINNAEUS, 1758
Genus: Raja LINNÉ, 1758
Family: Rajidae BONAPARTE, 1831
Suborder: Rajoidei
Order: Rajiformes
Superorder: Batomorphii
Subcohort: Neoselachii
Cohort: Euselachii
Subclass: Elasmobranchii
Raja oxyrhincus (3)
LINNAEUS, 1758
Valid name: Dipturus oxyrinchus
Valid name: Dipturus oxyrinchus
Original description species: LINNAEUS, 1758
Genus: Raja LINNÉ, 1758
Family: Rajidae BONAPARTE, 1831
Suborder: Rajoidei
Order: Rajiformes
Superorder: Batomorphii
Subcohort: Neoselachii
Cohort: Euselachii
Subclass: Elasmobranchii
Raja oxyrhyncha (1)
LINNAEUS, 1758
Valid name: Dipturus oxyrinchus
Valid name: Dipturus oxyrinchus
Common name: Longnosed skate
Original description species: LINNAEUS, 1758
Genus: Raja LINNÉ, 1758
Family: Rajidae BONAPARTE, 1831
Suborder: Rajoidei
Order: Rajiformes
Superorder: Batomorphii
Subcohort: Neoselachii
Cohort: Euselachii
Subclass: Elasmobranchii
Raja oxyrhynchus (28)
LINNAEUS, 1758
Valid name: Dipturus oxyrinchus
Valid name: Dipturus oxyrinchus
Common name: Longnosed skate
Original description species: LINNAEUS, 1758
Genus: Raja LINNÉ, 1758
Family: Rajidae BONAPARTE, 1831
Suborder: Rajoidei
Order: Rajiformes
Superorder: Batomorphii
Subcohort: Neoselachii
Cohort: Euselachii
Subclass: Elasmobranchii
Raja oxyrinchos (1)
LINNAEUS, 1758
Valid name: Dipturus oxyrinchus
Valid name: Dipturus oxyrinchus
Common name: Longnosed skate
Original description species: LINNAEUS, 1758
Genus: Raja LINNÉ, 1758
Family: Rajidae BONAPARTE, 1831
Suborder: Rajoidei
Order: Rajiformes
Superorder: Batomorphii
Subcohort: Neoselachii
Cohort: Euselachii
Subclass: Elasmobranchii
Raja oxyrinchus (30)
LINNAEUS, 1758
Valid name: Dipturus oxyrinchus
Valid name: Dipturus oxyrinchus
Common name: Longnosed skate
Original description species: LINNAEUS, 1758
Genus: Raja LINNÉ, 1758
Family: Rajidae BONAPARTE, 1831
Suborder: Rajoidei
Order: Rajiformes
Superorder: Batomorphii
Subcohort: Neoselachii
Cohort: Euselachii
Subclass: Elasmobranchii
Raja oxyrynchus (2)
LINNAEUS, 1758
Valid name: Dipturus oxyrinchus
Valid name: Dipturus oxyrinchus
Common name: Longnosed skate
Original description species: LINNAEUS, 1758
Genus: Raja LINNÉ, 1758
Family: Rajidae BONAPARTE, 1831
Suborder: Rajoidei
Order: Rajiformes
Superorder: Batomorphii
Subcohort: Neoselachii
Cohort: Euselachii
Subclass: Elasmobranchii
Raja parcomaculata (1)
VON BONDE & SWART, 1923
Valid name: Cruriraja parcomaculata
Valid name: Cruriraja parcomaculata
Common name: Roughnose legskate
Original description species: VON BONDE & SWART, 1923
Genus: Raja LINNÉ, 1758
Family: Rajidae BONAPARTE, 1831
Suborder: Rajoidei
Order: Rajiformes
Superorder: Batomorphii
Subcohort: Neoselachii
Cohort: Euselachii
Subclass: Elasmobranchii
Raja parmifera (4)
BEAN, 1881
Valid name: Bathyraja parmifera
Valid name: Bathyraja parmifera
Common name: Alaska skate
Original description species: BEAN, 1881
Genus: Raja LINNÉ, 1758
Family: Rajidae BONAPARTE, 1831
Suborder: Rajoidei
Order: Rajiformes
Superorder: Batomorphii
Subcohort: Neoselachii
Cohort: Euselachii
Subclass: Elasmobranchii
Raja parva (3)
LAST & SÉRET, 2016
Common name: Raja parva
Original description species: LAST & SÉRET, 2016
Genus: Raja LINNÉ, 1758
Family: Rajidae BONAPARTE, 1831
Suborder: Rajoidei
Order: Rajiformes
Superorder: Batomorphii
Subcohort: Neoselachii
Cohort: Euselachii
Subclass: Elasmobranchii
Raja pastinaca (11)
LINNAEUS, 1758
Valid name: Dasyatis pastinaca
Valid name: Dasyatis pastinaca
Common name: Common stingray
Original description species: LINNAEUS, 1758
Genus: Raja LINNÉ, 1758
Family: Rajidae BONAPARTE, 1831
Suborder: Rajoidei
Order: Rajiformes
Superorder: Batomorphii
Subcohort: Neoselachii
Cohort: Euselachii
Subclass: Elasmobranchii
Raja percellens (1)
WALBAUM, 1792
Valid name: Pseudobatos percellens
Valid name: Pseudobatos percellens
Common name: Chola guitarfish
Original description species: WALBAUM, 1792
Genus: Raja LINNÉ, 1758
Family: Rajidae BONAPARTE, 1831
Suborder: Rajoidei
Order: Rajiformes
Superorder: Batomorphii
Subcohort: Neoselachii
Cohort: Euselachii
Subclass: Elasmobranchii
Raja philipi (2)
LLOYD, 1906
Valid name: Orbiraja philipi
Valid name: Orbiraja philipi
Original description species: LLOYD, 1906
Genus: Raja LINNÉ, 1758
Family: Rajidae BONAPARTE, 1831
Suborder: Rajoidei
Order: Rajiformes
Superorder: Batomorphii
Subcohort: Neoselachii
Cohort: Euselachii
Subclass: Elasmobranchii
Raja philippii (1)
DELFIN, 1902
Valid name: Psammobatis scobina
Valid name: Psammobatis scobina
Common name: Raspthorn sand skate
Original description species: DELFIN, 1902
Genus: Raja LINNÉ, 1758
Family: Rajidae BONAPARTE, 1831
Suborder: Rajoidei
Order: Rajiformes
Superorder: Batomorphii
Subcohort: Neoselachii
Cohort: Euselachii
Subclass: Elasmobranchii
Raja picta (2)
LACEPÈDE, 1802
Valid name: Raja undulata
Valid name: Raja undulata
Common name: Undulate ray
Original description species: LACEPÈDE, 1802
Genus: Raja LINNÉ, 1758
Family: Rajidae BONAPARTE, 1831
Suborder: Rajoidei
Order: Rajiformes
Superorder: Batomorphii
Subcohort: Neoselachii
Cohort: Euselachii
Subclass: Elasmobranchii
Raja pigara (1)
RAFINESQUE, 1810
Valid name: Raja sp.
Valid name: Raja sp.
Original description species: RAFINESQUE, 1810
Genus: Raja LINNÉ, 1758
Family: Rajidae BONAPARTE, 1831
Suborder: Rajoidei
Order: Rajiformes
Superorder: Batomorphii
Subcohort: Neoselachii
Cohort: Euselachii
Subclass: Elasmobranchii
Raja pita (10)
FRICKE & AL-HASSAN, 1995
Synonyms: Okamejei pita, Raja (Okamejei) pita
Common name: Pita skate
Original description species: FRICKE & AL-HASSAN, 1995
Genus: Raja LINNÉ, 1758
Family: Rajidae BONAPARTE, 1831
Suborder: Rajoidei
Order: Rajiformes
Superorder: Batomorphii
Subcohort: Neoselachii
Cohort: Euselachii
Subclass: Elasmobranchii
Raja platana (8)
GÜNTHER, 1880
Valid name: Atlantoraja platana
Valid name: Atlantoraja platana
Common name: La Plata skate
Original description species: GÜNTHER, 1880
Genus: Raja LINNÉ, 1758
Family: Rajidae BONAPARTE, 1831
Suborder: Rajoidei
Order: Rajiformes
Superorder: Batomorphii
Subcohort: Neoselachii
Cohort: Euselachii
Subclass: Elasmobranchii
Raja plutonia (4)
GARMAN, 1881
Valid name: Fenestraja plutonia
Valid name: Fenestraja plutonia
Common name: Pluto skate
Original description species: GARMAN, 1881
Genus: Raja LINNÉ, 1758
Family: Rajidae BONAPARTE, 1831
Suborder: Rajoidei
Order: Rajiformes
Superorder: Batomorphii
Subcohort: Neoselachii
Cohort: Euselachii
Subclass: Elasmobranchii
Raja poecilura (1)
SHAW, 1804
Valid name: Gymnura poecilura
Valid name: Gymnura poecilura
Common name: Longtail butterfly ray
Original description species: SHAW, 1804
Genus: Raja LINNÉ, 1758
Family: Rajidae BONAPARTE, 1831
Suborder: Rajoidei
Order: Rajiformes
Superorder: Batomorphii
Subcohort: Neoselachii
Cohort: Euselachii
Subclass: Elasmobranchii
Raja polyommata (8)
OGILBY, 1910
Valid name: Dentiraja polyommata
Valid name: Dentiraja polyommata
Common name: Argus skate
Original description species: OGILBY, 1910
Genus: Raja LINNÉ, 1758
Family: Rajidae BONAPARTE, 1831
Suborder: Rajoidei
Order: Rajiformes
Superorder: Batomorphii
Subcohort: Neoselachii
Cohort: Euselachii
Subclass: Elasmobranchii
Raja polystigma (78)
REGAN, 1923
Synonyms: Raia polystigma, Raja (Raja) polystigma
Common name: Speckled ray
Original description species: REGAN, 1923
Genus: Raja LINNÉ, 1758
Family: Rajidae BONAPARTE, 1831
Suborder: Rajoidei
Order: Rajiformes
Superorder: Batomorphii
Subcohort: Neoselachii
Cohort: Euselachii
Subclass: Elasmobranchii
Raja pontica (1)
PALLAS, 1814
Valid name: Raja clavata
Valid name: Raja clavata
Common name: Thornback ray
Original description species: PALLAS, 1814
Genus: Raja LINNÉ, 1758
Family: Rajidae BONAPARTE, 1831
Suborder: Rajoidei
Order: Rajiformes
Superorder: Batomorphii
Subcohort: Neoselachii
Cohort: Euselachii
Subclass: Elasmobranchii
Raja porosa (15)
GÜNTHER, 1874
Valid name: Okamejei kenojei
Valid name: Okamejei kenojei
Common name: Ocellate spot skate
Original description species: GÜNTHER, 1874
Genus: Raja LINNÉ, 1758
Family: Rajidae BONAPARTE, 1831
Suborder: Rajoidei
Order: Rajiformes
Superorder: Batomorphii
Subcohort: Neoselachii
Cohort: Euselachii
Subclass: Elasmobranchii
Raja powelli (7)
ALCOCK, 1898
Valid name: Orbiraja powelli
Valid name: Orbiraja powelli
Common name: Indian ringed skate
Original description species: ALCOCK, 1898
Genus: Raja LINNÉ, 1758
Family: Rajidae BONAPARTE, 1831
Suborder: Rajoidei
Order: Rajiformes
Superorder: Batomorphii
Subcohort: Neoselachii
Cohort: Euselachii
Subclass: Elasmobranchii
Raja pulchra (24)
LIU, 1932
Valid name: Beringraja pulchra
Valid name: Beringraja pulchra
Common name: Mottled skate
Original description species: LIU, 1932
Genus: Raja LINNÉ, 1758
Family: Rajidae BONAPARTE, 1831
Suborder: Rajoidei
Order: Rajiformes
Superorder: Batomorphii
Subcohort: Neoselachii
Cohort: Euselachii
Subclass: Elasmobranchii
Raja pullopunctata (8)
SMITH, 1964
Valid name: Dipturus pullopunctatus
Valid name: Dipturus pullopunctatus
Common name: Slime skate
Original description species: SMITH, 1964
Genus: Raja LINNÉ, 1758
Family: Rajidae BONAPARTE, 1831
Suborder: Rajoidei
Order: Rajiformes
Superorder: Batomorphii
Subcohort: Neoselachii
Cohort: Euselachii
Subclass: Elasmobranchii
Raja punctata (12)
RISSO, 1810
Valid name: Raja asterias
Valid name: Raja asterias
Common name: Starry ray
Original description species: RISSO, 1810
Genus: Raja LINNÉ, 1758
Family: Rajidae BONAPARTE, 1831
Suborder: Rajoidei
Order: Rajiformes
Superorder: Batomorphii
Subcohort: Neoselachii
Cohort: Euselachii
Subclass: Elasmobranchii
Raja purpuriventralis (2)
BIGELOW & SCHROEDER, 1962
Valid name: Rajella purpuriventralis
Valid name: Rajella purpuriventralis
Common name: Purplebelly skate
Original description species: BIGELOW & SCHROEDER, 1962
Genus: Raja LINNÉ, 1758
Family: Rajidae BONAPARTE, 1831
Suborder: Rajoidei
Order: Rajiformes
Superorder: Batomorphii
Subcohort: Neoselachii
Cohort: Euselachii
Subclass: Elasmobranchii
Raja quadriloba (1)
LESUEUR, 1817
Valid name: Rhinoptera bonasus
Valid name: Rhinoptera bonasus
Original description species: LESUEUR, 1817
Genus: Raja LINNÉ, 1758
Family: Rajidae BONAPARTE, 1831
Suborder: Rajoidei
Order: Rajiformes
Superorder: Batomorphii
Subcohort: Neoselachii
Cohort: Euselachii
Subclass: Elasmobranchii
Raja quadrimaculata (4)
RISSO, 1827
Valid name: Raja miraletus
Valid name: Raja miraletus
Common name: Brown ray
Original description species: RISSO, 1827
Genus: Raja LINNÉ, 1758
Family: Rajidae BONAPARTE, 1831
Suborder: Rajoidei
Order: Rajiformes
Superorder: Batomorphii
Subcohort: Neoselachii
Cohort: Euselachii
Subclass: Elasmobranchii
Raja radiata (130)
DONOVAN, 1808
Valid name: Amblyraja radiata
Valid name: Amblyraja radiata
Common name: Thorny skate
Original description species: DONOVAN, 1808
Genus: Raja LINNÉ, 1758
Family: Rajidae BONAPARTE, 1831
Suborder: Rajoidei
Order: Rajiformes
Superorder: Batomorphii
Subcohort: Neoselachii
Cohort: Euselachii
Subclass: Elasmobranchii
Raja radula (104)
DELAROCHE, 1809
Synonyms: Batis radula, Raia radula, Raja atra, Raja (Raja) radula
Common name: Rough ray
Original description species: DELAROCHE, 1809
Genus: Raja LINNÉ, 1758
Family: Rajidae BONAPARTE, 1831
Suborder: Rajoidei
Order: Rajiformes
Superorder: Batomorphii
Subcohort: Neoselachii
Cohort: Euselachii
Subclass: Elasmobranchii
Raja rakusai (1)
REMBISZEWSKI, 1980
Valid name: Bathyraja maccaini
Valid name: Bathyraja maccaini
Original description species: REMBISZEWSKI, 1980
Genus: Raja LINNÉ, 1758
Family: Rajidae BONAPARTE, 1831
Suborder: Rajoidei
Order: Rajiformes
Superorder: Batomorphii
Subcohort: Neoselachii
Cohort: Euselachii
Subclass: Elasmobranchii
Raja rapensis (1)
GMELIN, 1789
Valid name: Narke capensis
Valid name: Narke capensis
Common name: Cape numbfish
Original description species: GMELIN, 1789
Genus: Raja LINNÉ, 1758
Family: Rajidae BONAPARTE, 1831
Suborder: Rajoidei
Order: Rajiformes
Superorder: Batomorphii
Subcohort: Neoselachii
Cohort: Euselachii
Subclass: Elasmobranchii
Raja ravidula (7)
HULLEY, 1970
Valid name: Rajella ravidula
Valid name: Rajella ravidula
Common name: Smoothback skate
Original description species: HULLEY, 1970
Genus: Raja LINNÉ, 1758
Family: Rajidae BONAPARTE, 1831
Suborder: Rajoidei
Order: Rajiformes
Superorder: Batomorphii
Subcohort: Neoselachii
Cohort: Euselachii
Subclass: Elasmobranchii
Raja reversa (4)
LLOYD, 1906
Valid name: Amblyraja reversa
Valid name: Amblyraja reversa
Common name: Reversed skate
Original description species: LLOYD, 1906
Genus: Raja LINNÉ, 1758
Family: Rajidae BONAPARTE, 1831
Suborder: Rajoidei
Order: Rajiformes
Superorder: Batomorphii
Subcohort: Neoselachii
Cohort: Euselachii
Subclass: Elasmobranchii
Raja rhina (93)
JORDAN & GILBERT, 1880
Valid name: Beringraja rhina
Valid name: Beringraja rhina
Common name: Longnose skate
Original description species: JORDAN & GILBERT, 1880
Genus: Raja LINNÉ, 1758
Family: Rajidae BONAPARTE, 1831
Suborder: Rajoidei
Order: Rajiformes
Superorder: Batomorphii
Subcohort: Neoselachii
Cohort: Euselachii
Subclass: Elasmobranchii
Raja rhinobatos (5)
LINNAEUS, 1758
Valid name: Rhinobatos rhinobatos
Valid name: Rhinobatos rhinobatos
Common name: Common guitarfish
Original description species: LINNAEUS, 1758
Genus: Raja LINNÉ, 1758
Family: Rajidae BONAPARTE, 1831
Suborder: Rajoidei
Order: Rajiformes
Superorder: Batomorphii
Subcohort: Neoselachii
Cohort: Euselachii
Subclass: Elasmobranchii
Raja rhinobatos transparens (1)
SUCKOW, 1799
Valid name: Pseudobatos percellens
Valid name: Pseudobatos percellens
Original description species: SUCKOW, 1799
Genus: Raja LINNÉ, 1758
Family: Rajidae BONAPARTE, 1831
Suborder: Rajoidei
Order: Rajiformes
Superorder: Batomorphii
Subcohort: Neoselachii
Cohort: Euselachii
Subclass: Elasmobranchii
Raja rhinobatus (2)
(LINNAEUS, 1758)
Valid name: Rhinobatos rhinobatos
Valid name: Rhinobatos rhinobatos
Common name: Common guitarfish
Original description species: (LINNAEUS, 1758)
Genus: Raja LINNÉ, 1758
Family: Rajidae BONAPARTE, 1831
Suborder: Rajoidei
Order: Rajiformes
Superorder: Batomorphii
Subcohort: Neoselachii
Cohort: Euselachii
Subclass: Elasmobranchii
Raja rhizacanthus (1)
REGAN, 1906
Valid name: Raja clavata
Valid name: Raja clavata
Common name: Thornback ray
Original description species: REGAN, 1906
Genus: Raja LINNÉ, 1758
Family: Rajidae BONAPARTE, 1831
Suborder: Rajoidei
Order: Rajiformes
Superorder: Batomorphii
Subcohort: Neoselachii
Cohort: Euselachii
Subclass: Elasmobranchii
Raja rhomboidalis (2)
TILESIUS, 1802
Valid name: Raja sp.
Valid name: Raja sp.
Original description species: TILESIUS, 1802
Genus: Raja LINNÉ, 1758
Family: Rajidae BONAPARTE, 1831
Suborder: Rajoidei
Order: Rajiformes
Superorder: Batomorphii
Subcohort: Neoselachii
Cohort: Euselachii
Subclass: Elasmobranchii
Raja richardsoni (2)
GARRICK, 1961
Valid name: Bathyraja richardsoni
Valid name: Bathyraja richardsoni
Common name: Richardson's ray
Original description species: GARRICK, 1961
Genus: Raja LINNÉ, 1758
Family: Rajidae BONAPARTE, 1831
Suborder: Rajoidei
Order: Rajiformes
Superorder: Batomorphii
Subcohort: Neoselachii
Cohort: Euselachii
Subclass: Elasmobranchii
Raja robertsi (4)
HULLEY, 1970
Valid name: Amblyraja hyperborea
Valid name: Amblyraja hyperborea
Common name: Bigmouth skate
Original description species: HULLEY, 1970
Genus: Raja LINNÉ, 1758
Family: Rajidae BONAPARTE, 1831
Suborder: Rajoidei
Order: Rajiformes
Superorder: Batomorphii
Subcohort: Neoselachii
Cohort: Euselachii
Subclass: Elasmobranchii
Raja rondeleti (12)
BOUGIS, 1959
Valid name: Leucoraja fullonica
Valid name: Leucoraja fullonica
Common name: Rondelet's ray
Original description species: BOUGIS, 1959
Genus: Raja LINNÉ, 1758
Family: Rajidae BONAPARTE, 1831
Suborder: Rajoidei
Order: Rajiformes
Superorder: Batomorphii
Subcohort: Neoselachii
Cohort: Euselachii
Subclass: Elasmobranchii
Raja rosispinis (3)
GILL & TOWNSEND, 1897
Valid name: Bathyraja parmifera
Valid name: Bathyraja parmifera
Common name: Alaska skate
Original description species: GILL & TOWNSEND, 1897
Genus: Raja LINNÉ, 1758
Family: Rajidae BONAPARTE, 1831
Suborder: Rajoidei
Order: Rajiformes
Superorder: Batomorphii
Subcohort: Neoselachii
Cohort: Euselachii
Subclass: Elasmobranchii
Raja rostellata (1)
RISSO, 1810
Valid name: Rostroraja alba
Valid name: Rostroraja alba
Common name: Bottlenosed skate
Original description species: RISSO, 1810
Genus: Raja LINNÉ, 1758
Family: Rajidae BONAPARTE, 1831
Suborder: Rajoidei
Order: Rajiformes
Superorder: Batomorphii
Subcohort: Neoselachii
Cohort: Euselachii
Subclass: Elasmobranchii
Raja rostrata (4)
SHAW, 1794
Valid name: Aptychotrema rostrata
Valid name: Aptychotrema rostrata
Common name: East Australian shovelnose ray
Original description species: SHAW, 1794
Genus: Raja LINNÉ, 1758
Family: Rajidae BONAPARTE, 1831
Suborder: Rajoidei
Order: Rajiformes
Superorder: Batomorphii
Subcohort: Neoselachii
Cohort: Euselachii
Subclass: Elasmobranchii
Raja rouxi (3)
CAPAPÉ, 1977
Valid name: Raja straeleni
Valid name: Raja straeleni
Original description species: CAPAPÉ, 1977
Genus: Raja LINNÉ, 1758
Family: Rajidae BONAPARTE, 1831
Suborder: Rajoidei
Order: Rajiformes
Superorder: Batomorphii
Subcohort: Neoselachii
Cohort: Euselachii
Subclass: Elasmobranchii
Raja rubus (14)
BLOCH, 1784
Valid name: Raja clavata
Valid name: Raja clavata
Common name: Thornback ray
Original description species: BLOCH, 1784
Genus: Raja LINNÉ, 1758
Family: Rajidae BONAPARTE, 1831
Suborder: Rajoidei
Order: Rajiformes
Superorder: Batomorphii
Subcohort: Neoselachii
Cohort: Euselachii
Subclass: Elasmobranchii
Raja sadowskii (2)
KREFFT & STEHMANN, 1974
Valid name: Rajella sadowskii
Valid name: Rajella sadowskii
Common name: Brazilian skate
Original description species: KREFFT & STEHMANN, 1974
Genus: Raja LINNÉ, 1758
Family: Rajidae BONAPARTE, 1831
Suborder: Rajoidei
Order: Rajiformes
Superorder: Batomorphii
Subcohort: Neoselachii
Cohort: Euselachii
Subclass: Elasmobranchii
Raja salviani (2)
MÜLLER & HENLE, 1841
Valid name: Dipturus oxyrinchus
Valid name: Dipturus oxyrinchus
Common name: Longnosed skate
Original description species: MÜLLER & HENLE, 1841
Genus: Raja LINNÉ, 1758
Family: Rajidae BONAPARTE, 1831
Suborder: Rajoidei
Order: Rajiformes
Superorder: Batomorphii
Subcohort: Neoselachii
Cohort: Euselachii
Subclass: Elasmobranchii
Raja say (2)
LESUEUR, 1817
Valid name: Hypanus say
Valid name: Hypanus say
Common name: Bluntnose stingray
Original description species: LESUEUR, 1817
Genus: Raja LINNÉ, 1758
Family: Rajidae BONAPARTE, 1831
Suborder: Rajoidei
Order: Rajiformes
Superorder: Batomorphii
Subcohort: Neoselachii
Cohort: Euselachii
Subclass: Elasmobranchii
Raja scabra (3)
OGILBY, 1888
Valid name: Spiniraja whitleyi
Valid name: Spiniraja whitleyi
Common name: Wedgenose skate
Original description species: OGILBY, 1888
Genus: Raja LINNÉ, 1758
Family: Rajidae BONAPARTE, 1831
Suborder: Rajoidei
Order: Rajiformes
Superorder: Batomorphii
Subcohort: Neoselachii
Cohort: Euselachii
Subclass: Elasmobranchii
Raja scaphiops (1)
NORMAN, 1937
Valid name: Bathyraja scaphiops
Valid name: Bathyraja scaphiops
Common name: Cuphead skate
Original description species: NORMAN, 1937
Genus: Raja LINNÉ, 1758
Family: Rajidae BONAPARTE, 1831
Suborder: Rajoidei
Order: Rajiformes
Superorder: Batomorphii
Subcohort: Neoselachii
Cohort: Euselachii
Subclass: Elasmobranchii
Raja schmidti (1)
ISHIYAMA, 1958
Valid name: Okamejei schmidti
Valid name: Okamejei schmidti
Common name: Browneye skate
Original description species: ISHIYAMA, 1958
Genus: Raja LINNÉ, 1758
Family: Rajidae BONAPARTE, 1831
Suborder: Rajoidei
Order: Rajiformes
Superorder: Batomorphii
Subcohort: Neoselachii
Cohort: Euselachii
Subclass: Elasmobranchii
Raja schoukie (4)
FORSSKÅL, 1775
Valid name: Dasyatis sp.
Valid name: Dasyatis sp.
Original description species: FORSSKÅL, 1775
Genus: Raja LINNÉ, 1758
Family: Rajidae BONAPARTE, 1831
Suborder: Rajoidei
Order: Rajiformes
Superorder: Batomorphii
Subcohort: Neoselachii
Cohort: Euselachii
Subclass: Elasmobranchii
Raja schultzii (6)
MÜLLER & HENLE, 1841
Valid name: Raja asterias
Valid name: Raja asterias
Common name: Starry ray
Original description species: MÜLLER & HENLE, 1841
Genus: Raja LINNÉ, 1758
Family: Rajidae BONAPARTE, 1831
Suborder: Rajoidei
Order: Rajiformes
Superorder: Batomorphii
Subcohort: Neoselachii
Cohort: Euselachii
Subclass: Elasmobranchii
Raja scobina (2)
PHILIPPI, 1857
Valid name: Psammobatis scobina
Valid name: Psammobatis scobina
Common name: Raspthorn sand skate
Original description species: PHILIPPI, 1857
Genus: Raja LINNÉ, 1758
Family: Rajidae BONAPARTE, 1831
Suborder: Rajoidei
Order: Rajiformes
Superorder: Batomorphii
Subcohort: Neoselachii
Cohort: Euselachii
Subclass: Elasmobranchii
Raja senta (16)
GARMAN, 1885
Valid name: Malacoraja senta
Valid name: Malacoraja senta
Common name: Smooth skate
Original description species: GARMAN, 1885
Genus: Raja LINNÉ, 1758
Family: Rajidae BONAPARTE, 1831
Suborder: Rajoidei
Order: Rajiformes
Superorder: Batomorphii
Subcohort: Neoselachii
Cohort: Euselachii
Subclass: Elasmobranchii
Raja sephen (6)
FORSSKÅL, 1775
Valid name: Pastinachus sephen
Valid name: Pastinachus sephen
Common name: Cowtail stingray
Original description species: FORSSKÅL, 1775
Genus: Raja LINNÉ, 1758
Family: Rajidae BONAPARTE, 1831
Suborder: Rajoidei
Order: Rajiformes
Superorder: Batomorphii
Subcohort: Neoselachii
Cohort: Euselachii
Subclass: Elasmobranchii
Raja sephen uarnak (1)
FORSSKÅL, 1775
Valid name: Himantura uarnak
Valid name: Himantura uarnak
Common name: Honeycomb stingray
Original description species: FORSSKÅL, 1775
Genus: Raja LINNÉ, 1758
Family: Rajidae BONAPARTE, 1831
Suborder: Rajoidei
Order: Rajiformes
Superorder: Batomorphii
Subcohort: Neoselachii
Cohort: Euselachii
Subclass: Elasmobranchii
Raja sibogae (2)
WEBER, 1913
Valid name: Fenestraja sibogae
Valid name: Fenestraja sibogae
Common name: Siboga skate
Original description species: WEBER, 1913
Genus: Raja LINNÉ, 1758
Family: Rajidae BONAPARTE, 1831
Suborder: Rajoidei
Order: Rajiformes
Superorder: Batomorphii
Subcohort: Neoselachii
Cohort: Euselachii
Subclass: Elasmobranchii
Raja sinensis (1)
SHAW, 1804
Original description species: SHAW, 1804
Genus: Raja LINNÉ, 1758
Family: Rajidae BONAPARTE, 1831
Suborder: Rajoidei
Order: Rajiformes
Superorder: Batomorphii
Subcohort: Neoselachii
Cohort: Euselachii
Subclass: Elasmobranchii
Raja smirnovi (2)
SOLDATOV & PAVLENKO, 1915
Valid name: Bathyraja smirnovi
Valid name: Bathyraja smirnovi
Common name: Golden skate
Original description species: SOLDATOV & PAVLENKO, 1915
Genus: Raja LINNÉ, 1758
Family: Rajidae BONAPARTE, 1831
Suborder: Rajoidei
Order: Rajiformes
Superorder: Batomorphii
Subcohort: Neoselachii
Cohort: Euselachii
Subclass: Elasmobranchii
Raja smithi (1)
MÜLLER & HENLE, 1841
Valid name: Bathyraja smithii
Valid name: Bathyraja smithii
Common name: African softnose skate
Original description species: MÜLLER & HENLE, 1841
Genus: Raja LINNÉ, 1758
Family: Rajidae BONAPARTE, 1831
Suborder: Rajoidei
Order: Rajiformes
Superorder: Batomorphii
Subcohort: Neoselachii
Cohort: Euselachii
Subclass: Elasmobranchii
Raja smithii (6)
MÜLLER & HENLE, 1841
Valid name: Bathyraja smithii
Valid name: Bathyraja smithii
Common name: African softnose skate
Original description species: MÜLLER & HENLE, 1841
Genus: Raja LINNÉ, 1758
Family: Rajidae BONAPARTE, 1831
Suborder: Rajoidei
Order: Rajiformes
Superorder: Batomorphii
Subcohort: Neoselachii
Cohort: Euselachii
Subclass: Elasmobranchii
Raja spinacidermis (8)
BARNARD, 1923
Valid name: Malacoraja spinacidermis
Valid name: Malacoraja spinacidermis
Common name: Roughskin skate
Original description species: BARNARD, 1923
Genus: Raja LINNÉ, 1758
Family: Rajidae BONAPARTE, 1831
Suborder: Rajoidei
Order: Rajiformes
Superorder: Batomorphii
Subcohort: Neoselachii
Cohort: Euselachii
Subclass: Elasmobranchii
Raja spinicauda (9)
JENSEN, 1914
Valid name: Bathyraja spinicauda
Valid name: Bathyraja spinicauda
Common name: Spinetail ray
Original description species: JENSEN, 1914
Genus: Raja LINNÉ, 1758
Family: Rajidae BONAPARTE, 1831
Suborder: Rajoidei
Order: Rajiformes
Superorder: Batomorphii
Subcohort: Neoselachii
Cohort: Euselachii
Subclass: Elasmobranchii
Raja springeri (6)
WALLACE, 1967
Valid name: Dipturus springeri
Valid name: Dipturus springeri
Common name: Roughbelly skate
Original description species: WALLACE, 1967
Genus: Raja LINNÉ, 1758
Family: Rajidae BONAPARTE, 1831
Suborder: Rajoidei
Order: Rajiformes
Superorder: Batomorphii
Subcohort: Neoselachii
Cohort: Euselachii
Subclass: Elasmobranchii
Raja stabuliforis (8)
GARMAN, 1913
Valid name: Zearaja chilensis
Valid name: Zearaja chilensis
Common name: Yellownose skate
Original description species: GARMAN, 1913
Genus: Raja LINNÉ, 1758
Family: Rajidae BONAPARTE, 1831
Suborder: Rajoidei
Order: Rajiformes
Superorder: Batomorphii
Subcohort: Neoselachii
Cohort: Euselachii
Subclass: Elasmobranchii
Raja steindachneri (2)
DELFIN, 1901
Valid name: Sympterygia lima
Valid name: Sympterygia lima
Common name: Filetail fanskate
Original description species: DELFIN, 1901
Genus: Raja LINNÉ, 1758
Family: Rajidae BONAPARTE, 1831
Suborder: Rajoidei
Order: Rajiformes
Superorder: Batomorphii
Subcohort: Neoselachii
Cohort: Euselachii
Subclass: Elasmobranchii
Raja steindachneri* (1)
FOWLER, 1910
Valid name: Sympterygia lima
Valid name: Sympterygia lima
Common name: Filetail fanskate
Original description species: FOWLER, 1910
Genus: Raja LINNÉ, 1758
Family: Rajidae BONAPARTE, 1831
Suborder: Rajoidei
Order: Rajiformes
Superorder: Batomorphii
Subcohort: Neoselachii
Cohort: Euselachii
Subclass: Elasmobranchii
Raja stellata (2)
GARMAN, 1913
Valid name: Raja asterias
Valid name: Raja asterias
Common name: Starry ray
Original description species: GARMAN, 1913
Genus: Raja LINNÉ, 1758
Family: Rajidae BONAPARTE, 1831
Suborder: Rajoidei
Order: Rajiformes
Superorder: Batomorphii
Subcohort: Neoselachii
Cohort: Euselachii
Subclass: Elasmobranchii
Raja stellulata (35)
JORDAN & GILBERT, 1880
Valid name: Beringraja stellulata
Valid name: Beringraja stellulata
Common name: Starry skate
Original description species: JORDAN & GILBERT, 1880
Genus: Raja LINNÉ, 1758
Family: Rajidae BONAPARTE, 1831
Suborder: Rajoidei
Order: Rajiformes
Superorder: Batomorphii
Subcohort: Neoselachii
Cohort: Euselachii
Subclass: Elasmobranchii
Raja stenorhynchus (4)
WALLACE, 1967
Valid name: Dipturus stenorhynchus
Valid name: Dipturus stenorhynchus
Common name: Prow-nose skate
Original description species: WALLACE, 1967
Genus: Raja LINNÉ, 1758
Family: Rajidae BONAPARTE, 1831
Suborder: Rajoidei
Order: Rajiformes
Superorder: Batomorphii
Subcohort: Neoselachii
Cohort: Euselachii
Subclass: Elasmobranchii
Raja straeleni (51)
POLL, 1951
Synonyms: Raja rouxi, Raja (Raja) rouxi, Raja (Raja) straeleni
Common name: Biscuit skate
Original description species: POLL, 1951
Genus: Raja LINNÉ, 1758
Family: Rajidae BONAPARTE, 1831
Suborder: Rajoidei
Order: Rajiformes
Superorder: Batomorphii
Subcohort: Neoselachii
Cohort: Euselachii
Subclass: Elasmobranchii
Raja taaf (1)
MEISSNER, 1987
Valid name: Amblyraja taaf
Valid name: Amblyraja taaf
Common name: Whiteleg skate
Original description species: MEISSNER, 1987
Genus: Raja LINNÉ, 1758
Family: Rajidae BONAPARTE, 1831
Suborder: Rajoidei
Order: Rajiformes
Superorder: Batomorphii
Subcohort: Neoselachii
Cohort: Euselachii
Subclass: Elasmobranchii
Raja tajara (3)
FORSSKÅL, 1775
Valid name: Aetobatus ocellatus
Valid name: Aetobatus ocellatus
Original description species: FORSSKÅL, 1775
Genus: Raja LINNÉ, 1758
Family: Rajidae BONAPARTE, 1831
Suborder: Rajoidei
Order: Rajiformes
Superorder: Batomorphii
Subcohort: Neoselachii
Cohort: Euselachii
Subclass: Elasmobranchii
Raja teevani (6)
BIGELOW & SCHROEDER, 1951
Valid name: Dipturus teevani
Valid name: Dipturus teevani
Common name: Prickly brown ray
Original description species: BIGELOW & SCHROEDER, 1951
Genus: Raja LINNÉ, 1758
Family: Rajidae BONAPARTE, 1831
Suborder: Rajoidei
Order: Rajiformes
Superorder: Batomorphii
Subcohort: Neoselachii
Cohort: Euselachii
Subclass: Elasmobranchii
Raja tengu (10)
JORDAN & FOWLER, 1903
Valid name: Dipturus tengu
Valid name: Dipturus tengu
Common name: Acutenose skate
Original description species: JORDAN & FOWLER, 1903
Genus: Raja LINNÉ, 1758
Family: Rajidae BONAPARTE, 1831
Suborder: Rajoidei
Order: Rajiformes
Superorder: Batomorphii
Subcohort: Neoselachii
Cohort: Euselachii
Subclass: Elasmobranchii
Raja texana (27)
CHANDLER, 1921
Valid name: Rostroraja texana
Valid name: Rostroraja texana
Common name: Roundel skate
Original description species: CHANDLER, 1921
Genus: Raja LINNÉ, 1758
Family: Rajidae BONAPARTE, 1831
Suborder: Rajoidei
Order: Rajiformes
Superorder: Batomorphii
Subcohort: Neoselachii
Cohort: Euselachii
Subclass: Elasmobranchii
Raja thouin (2)
ANONYMOUS, 1798
Valid name: Glaucostegus thouin
Valid name: Glaucostegus thouin
Common name: Clubnose guitarfish
Original description species: ANONYMOUS, 1798
Genus: Raja LINNÉ, 1758
Family: Rajidae BONAPARTE, 1831
Suborder: Rajoidei
Order: Rajiformes
Superorder: Batomorphii
Subcohort: Neoselachii
Cohort: Euselachii
Subclass: Elasmobranchii
Raja thouiniana (1)
SHAW, 1804
Valid name: Glaucostegus thouin
Valid name: Glaucostegus thouin
Common name: Shaw's shovelnose guitar fish
Original description species: SHAW, 1804
Genus: Raja LINNÉ, 1758
Family: Rajidae BONAPARTE, 1831
Suborder: Rajoidei
Order: Rajiformes
Superorder: Batomorphii
Subcohort: Neoselachii
Cohort: Euselachii
Subclass: Elasmobranchii
Raja timlei (1)
BLOCH & SCHNEIDER, 1801
Valid name: Narcine timlei
Valid name: Narcine timlei
Common name: Blackspotted numbfish
Original description species: BLOCH & SCHNEIDER, 1801
Genus: Raja LINNÉ, 1758
Family: Rajidae BONAPARTE, 1831
Suborder: Rajoidei
Order: Rajiformes
Superorder: Batomorphii
Subcohort: Neoselachii
Cohort: Euselachii
Subclass: Elasmobranchii
Raja tobae (2)
TANAKA, 1927
Valid name: Okamejei kenojei
Valid name: Okamejei kenojei
Common name: Ocellate spot skate
Original description species: TANAKA, 1927
Genus: Raja LINNÉ, 1758
Family: Rajidae BONAPARTE, 1831
Suborder: Rajoidei
Order: Rajiformes
Superorder: Batomorphii
Subcohort: Neoselachii
Cohort: Euselachii
Subclass: Elasmobranchii
Raja tobitukai (1)
HIYAMA, 1940
Valid name: Notoraja tobitukai
Valid name: Notoraja tobitukai
Common name: Leadhued skate
Original description species: HIYAMA, 1940
Genus: Raja LINNÉ, 1758
Family: Rajidae BONAPARTE, 1831
Suborder: Rajoidei
Order: Rajiformes
Superorder: Batomorphii
Subcohort: Neoselachii
Cohort: Euselachii
Subclass: Elasmobranchii
Raja torpedo (12)
LINNAEUS, 1758
Valid name: Torpedo torpedo
Valid name: Torpedo torpedo
Common name: Common torpedo
Original description species: LINNAEUS, 1758
Genus: Raja LINNÉ, 1758
Family: Rajidae BONAPARTE, 1831
Suborder: Rajoidei
Order: Rajiformes
Superorder: Batomorphii
Subcohort: Neoselachii
Cohort: Euselachii
Subclass: Elasmobranchii
Raja trachura (7)
GILBERT, 1892
Valid name: Bathyraja trachura
Valid name: Bathyraja trachura
Common name: Roughtail skate
Original description species: GILBERT, 1892
Genus: Raja LINNÉ, 1758
Family: Rajidae BONAPARTE, 1831
Suborder: Rajoidei
Order: Rajiformes
Superorder: Batomorphii
Subcohort: Neoselachii
Cohort: Euselachii
Subclass: Elasmobranchii
Raja trachyderma (2)
KREFFT & STEHMANN, 1975
Valid name: Dipturus trachydermus
Valid name: Dipturus trachydermus
Common name: Roughskin Skate
Original description species: KREFFT & STEHMANN, 1975
Genus: Raja LINNÉ, 1758
Family: Rajidae BONAPARTE, 1831
Suborder: Rajoidei
Order: Rajiformes
Superorder: Batomorphii
Subcohort: Neoselachii
Cohort: Euselachii
Subclass: Elasmobranchii
Raja tuberculata (1)
LACEPÈDE, 1800
Valid name: Hypanus guttatus
Valid name: Hypanus guttatus
Original description species: LACEPÈDE, 1800
Genus: Raja LINNÉ, 1758
Family: Rajidae BONAPARTE, 1831
Suborder: Rajoidei
Order: Rajiformes
Superorder: Batomorphii
Subcohort: Neoselachii
Cohort: Euselachii
Subclass: Elasmobranchii
Raja uarnak (1)
(FORSSKÅL, 1775)
Valid name: Himantura uarnak
Valid name: Himantura uarnak
Common name: Honeycomb stingray
Original description species: (FORSSKÅL, 1775)
Genus: Raja LINNÉ, 1758
Family: Rajidae BONAPARTE, 1831
Suborder: Rajoidei
Order: Rajiformes
Superorder: Batomorphii
Subcohort: Neoselachii
Cohort: Euselachii
Subclass: Elasmobranchii
Raja undulata (141)
LACEPÈDE, 1802
Synonyms: Leucoraja undulata, Raia picta, Raia undulata, Raja agassizi ribeiroi, Raja fenestra, Raja mosaica, Raja picta, Raja (Raja) undulata
Common name: Undulate ray
Original description species: LACEPÈDE, 1802
Genus: Raja LINNÉ, 1758
Family: Rajidae BONAPARTE, 1831
Suborder: Rajoidei
Order: Rajiformes
Superorder: Batomorphii
Subcohort: Neoselachii
Cohort: Euselachii
Subclass: Elasmobranchii
Raja velezi (45)
CHIRICHIGNO, 1973
Valid name: Rostroraja velezi
Valid name: Rostroraja velezi
Common name: Velez ray
Original description species: CHIRICHIGNO, 1973
Genus: Raja LINNÉ, 1758
Family: Rajidae BONAPARTE, 1831
Suborder: Rajoidei
Order: Rajiformes
Superorder: Batomorphii
Subcohort: Neoselachii
Cohort: Euselachii
Subclass: Elasmobranchii
Raja violacea (2)
SUVOROV, 1935
Valid name: Bathyraja violacea
Valid name: Bathyraja violacea
Common name: Okhotsk skate
Original description species: SUVOROV, 1935
Genus: Raja LINNÉ, 1758
Family: Rajidae BONAPARTE, 1831
Suborder: Rajoidei
Order: Rajiformes
Superorder: Batomorphii
Subcohort: Neoselachii
Cohort: Euselachii
Subclass: Elasmobranchii
Raja vomer (7)
FRIES, 1838
Valid name: Dipturus oxyrinchus
Valid name: Dipturus oxyrinchus
Common name: Longnosed skate
Original description species: FRIES, 1838
Genus: Raja LINNÉ, 1758
Family: Rajidae BONAPARTE, 1831
Suborder: Rajoidei
Order: Rajiformes
Superorder: Batomorphii
Subcohort: Neoselachii
Cohort: Euselachii
Subclass: Elasmobranchii
Raja waitii (1)
MCCULLOCH, 1911
Valid name: Irolita waitii
Valid name: Irolita waitii
Common name: Southern round skate
Original description species: MCCULLOCH, 1911
Genus: Raja LINNÉ, 1758
Family: Rajidae BONAPARTE, 1831
Suborder: Rajoidei
Order: Rajiformes
Superorder: Batomorphii
Subcohort: Neoselachii
Cohort: Euselachii
Subclass: Elasmobranchii
Raja wallacei (8)
HULLEY, 1970
Valid name: Leucoraja wallacei
Valid name: Leucoraja wallacei
Common name: Yellow spotted skate
Original description species: HULLEY, 1970
Genus: Raja LINNÉ, 1758
Family: Rajidae BONAPARTE, 1831
Suborder: Rajoidei
Order: Rajiformes
Superorder: Batomorphii
Subcohort: Neoselachii
Cohort: Euselachii
Subclass: Elasmobranchii
Raja whitleyi (17)
IREDALE, 1938
Valid name: Spiniraja whitleyi
Valid name: Spiniraja whitleyi
Common name: Wedgenose skate
Original description species: IREDALE, 1938
Genus: Raja LINNÉ, 1758
Family: Rajidae BONAPARTE, 1831
Suborder: Rajoidei
Order: Rajiformes
Superorder: Batomorphii
Subcohort: Neoselachii
Cohort: Euselachii
Subclass: Elasmobranchii
Raja (Amblyraja) badia (2)
(GARMAN, 1899)
Valid name: Amblyraja hyperborea
Valid name: Amblyraja hyperborea
Common name: Broad skate
Original description species: (GARMAN, 1899)
Genus: Raja (Amblyraja)
Family: Rajidae BONAPARTE, 1831
Suborder: Rajoidei
Order: Rajiformes
Superorder: Batomorphii
Subcohort: Neoselachii
Cohort: Euselachii
Subclass: Elasmobranchii
Raja (Amblyraja) doello-juradoi (2)
POZZI, 1935
Valid name: Amblyraja doellojuradoi
Valid name: Amblyraja doellojuradoi
Common name: Southern thorny skate
Original description species: POZZI, 1935
Genus: Raja (Amblyraja)
Family: Rajidae BONAPARTE, 1831
Suborder: Rajoidei
Order: Rajiformes
Superorder: Batomorphii
Subcohort: Neoselachii
Cohort: Euselachii
Subclass: Elasmobranchii
Raja (Amblyraja) doellojuradoi (5)
POZZI, 1935
Valid name: Amblyraja doellojuradoi
Valid name: Amblyraja doellojuradoi
Common name: Southern thorny skate
Original description species: POZZI, 1935
Genus: Raja (Amblyraja)
Family: Rajidae BONAPARTE, 1831
Suborder: Rajoidei
Order: Rajiformes
Superorder: Batomorphii
Subcohort: Neoselachii
Cohort: Euselachii
Subclass: Elasmobranchii
Raja (Amblyraja) frerichsi (4)
KREFFT, 1968
Valid name: Amblyraja frerichsi
Valid name: Amblyraja frerichsi
Common name: Thickbody skate
Original description species: KREFFT, 1968
Genus: Raja (Amblyraja)
Family: Rajidae BONAPARTE, 1831
Suborder: Rajoidei
Order: Rajiformes
Superorder: Batomorphii
Subcohort: Neoselachii
Cohort: Euselachii
Subclass: Elasmobranchii
Raja (Amblyraja) georgiana (4)
NORMAN, 1938
Valid name: Amblyraja georgiana
Valid name: Amblyraja georgiana
Common name: Antarctic starry skate
Original description species: NORMAN, 1938
Genus: Raja (Amblyraja)
Family: Rajidae BONAPARTE, 1831
Suborder: Rajoidei
Order: Rajiformes
Superorder: Batomorphii
Subcohort: Neoselachii
Cohort: Euselachii
Subclass: Elasmobranchii
Raja (Amblyraja) hyperborea (7)
(COLLETT, 1879)
Valid name: Amblyraja hyperborea
Valid name: Amblyraja hyperborea
Original description species: (COLLETT, 1879)
Genus: Raja (Amblyraja)
Family: Rajidae BONAPARTE, 1831
Suborder: Rajoidei
Order: Rajiformes
Superorder: Batomorphii
Subcohort: Neoselachii
Cohort: Euselachii
Subclass: Elasmobranchii
Raja (Amblyraja) jenseni (2)
BIGELOW & SCHROEDER, 1950
Valid name: Amblyraja jenseni
Valid name: Amblyraja jenseni
Common name: Jensen's skate
Original description species: BIGELOW & SCHROEDER, 1950
Genus: Raja (Amblyraja)
Family: Rajidae BONAPARTE, 1831
Suborder: Rajoidei
Order: Rajiformes
Superorder: Batomorphii
Subcohort: Neoselachii
Cohort: Euselachii
Subclass: Elasmobranchii
Raja (Amblyraja) radiata (7)
DONOVAN, 1808
Valid name: Amblyraja radiata
Valid name: Amblyraja radiata
Original description species: DONOVAN, 1808
Genus: Raja (Amblyraja)
Family: Rajidae BONAPARTE, 1831
Suborder: Rajoidei
Order: Rajiformes
Superorder: Batomorphii
Subcohort: Neoselachii
Cohort: Euselachii
Subclass: Elasmobranchii
Raja (Amblyraja) reversa (1)
LLOYD, 1906
Valid name: Amblyraja reversa
Valid name: Amblyraja reversa
Common name: Reversed skate
Original description species: LLOYD, 1906
Genus: Raja (Amblyraja)
Family: Rajidae BONAPARTE, 1831
Suborder: Rajoidei
Order: Rajiformes
Superorder: Batomorphii
Subcohort: Neoselachii
Cohort: Euselachii
Subclass: Elasmobranchii
Raja (Amblyraja) robertsi (2)
HULLEY, 1970
Valid name: Amblyraja hyperborea
Valid name: Amblyraja hyperborea
Original description species: HULLEY, 1970
Genus: Raja (Amblyraja)
Family: Rajidae BONAPARTE, 1831
Suborder: Rajoidei
Order: Rajiformes
Superorder: Batomorphii
Subcohort: Neoselachii
Cohort: Euselachii
Subclass: Elasmobranchii
Raja (Amblyraja) taaf (1)
MEISSNER, 1987
Valid name: Amblyraja taaf
Valid name: Amblyraja taaf
Common name: Whiteleg skate
Original description species: MEISSNER, 1987
Genus: Raja (Amblyraja)
Family: Rajidae BONAPARTE, 1831
Suborder: Rajoidei
Order: Rajiformes
Superorder: Batomorphii
Subcohort: Neoselachii
Cohort: Euselachii
Subclass: Elasmobranchii
Raja (Atlantoraja) castelnaui (4)
MIRANDA RIBEIRO, 1907
Valid name: Atlantoraja castelnaui
Valid name: Atlantoraja castelnaui
Common name: Spotback skate
Original description species: MIRANDA RIBEIRO, 1907
Genus: Raja (Atlantoraja)
Family: Arhynchobatidae FOWLER, 1934
Suborder: Rajoidei
Order: Rajiformes
Superorder: Batomorphii
Subcohort: Neoselachii
Cohort: Euselachii
Subclass: Elasmobranchii
Raja (Atlantoraja) ciclophora (1)
REGAN, 1903
Valid name: Atlantoraja cyclophora
Valid name: Atlantoraja cyclophora
Common name: Eyespot skate
Original description species: REGAN, 1903
Genus: Raja (Atlantoraja)
Family: Arhynchobatidae FOWLER, 1934
Suborder: Rajoidei
Order: Rajiformes
Superorder: Batomorphii
Subcohort: Neoselachii
Cohort: Euselachii
Subclass: Elasmobranchii
Raja (Atlantoraja) cyclophora (5)
REGAN, 1903
Valid name: Atlantoraja cyclophora
Valid name: Atlantoraja cyclophora
Original description species: REGAN, 1903
Genus: Raja (Atlantoraja)
Family: Arhynchobatidae FOWLER, 1934
Suborder: Rajoidei
Order: Rajiformes
Superorder: Batomorphii
Subcohort: Neoselachii
Cohort: Euselachii
Subclass: Elasmobranchii
Raja (Dentiraja) dentata (1)
KLUNZINGER, 1872
Valid name: Dentiraja lemprieri
Valid name: Dentiraja lemprieri
Common name: Australian thornback skate
Original description species: KLUNZINGER, 1872
Genus: Raja (Dentiraja)
Family: Rajidae BONAPARTE, 1831
Suborder: Rajoidei
Order: Rajiformes
Superorder: Batomorphii
Subcohort: Neoselachii
Cohort: Euselachii
Subclass: Elasmobranchii
Raja (Dipturus) batis (10)
(LINNAEUS, 1758)
Valid name: Dipturus batis
Valid name: Dipturus batis
Original description species: (LINNAEUS, 1758)
Genus: Raja (Dipturus)
Family: Rajidae BONAPARTE, 1831
Suborder: Rajoidei
Order: Rajiformes
Superorder: Batomorphii
Subcohort: Neoselachii
Cohort: Euselachii
Subclass: Elasmobranchii
Raja (Dipturus) binoculata (5)
GIRARD, 1855
Valid name: Beringraja binoculata
Valid name: Beringraja binoculata
Common name: Big skate
Original description species: