Bathyraja trachouros

(ISHIYAMA, 1958)

Eremo skate
Classification: Elasmobranchii Rajiformes Arhynchobatidae

Reference of the original description
ISHIYAMA, R. (1958)
Studies on the rajid fishes (Rajidae) found in the waters around Japan. Journal of the Shimonoseki College of Fisheries, 7 (2/3): 193–394, pls. 1–3

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Synonyms / new combinations and misspellings
Breviraja trachouros, Breviraja (Bathyraja) trachouros

Bathyraja trachouros
Holotype: FAKU: 49464 (R. Ishiyama no. 16736) ; Paratype: CAS: 23107 CAS: 23105 CAS: 23106 FAKU: 49465; MCZ: 40270

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Citation: Bathyraja trachouros (ISHIYAMA, 1958): In: Database of modern sharks, rays and chimaeras,, World Wide Web electronic publication, Version 04/2021

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Common names
eng Eremo skate

Northwest Pacific: off northern Japan. Source:

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

demersal; marine; depth range 400 - 800 m

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