Amblyraja doellojuradoi

(POZZI, 1935)

Southern thorny skate
Classification: Elasmobranchii Rajiformes Rajidae

Reference of the original description
POZZI, A.J. (1935)
Comunicación preliminar sobre una nueva especie de raya de la costa atlántica Argentina, Raia doello-juradoi n. sp. Physis, 11: 491-492

Synonyms / new combinations and misspellings
Raja doello-juradoi, Raja doellojuradoi, Raja (Amblyraja) doello-juradoi, Raja (Amblyraja) doellojuradoi

Amblyraja doellojuradoi
Lectotype: MACN: 3306 (old: MACN 1166) Paralectotype: MACN: 1166


Citation: Amblyraja doellojuradoi (POZZI, 1935): In: Database of modern sharks, rays and chimaeras,, World Wide Web electronic publication, Version 07/2014

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Egg capsule of Amblyraja doelojuradoi ISH 112-171 (86.4 x 56.2 mm) © Hajime Ishihara, Japan

Common names
spa Raya erizo, eng Ray, eng Southern thorny skate

Southeast Pacific: Chile [16049]. Southwest Atlantic: off Argentina [785] and Uruguay [5839].

Oviparous. Distinct pairing with embrace. Young may tend to follow large objects, such as their mother [17086]. Paired eggs are laid. Embryos feed solely on yolk [733].

demersal; marine; depth range 92 - 128 m [785]