Malacoraja kreffti

(STEHMANN, 1977)

Krefft's ray
Classification: Elasmobranchii Rajiformes Rajidae

Reference of the original description
STEHMANN, M. (1977)
Ein neuer archibenthaler Roche aus dem Nordostatlantik, Raja kreffti spec. nov. (Elasmobranchii, Batoidea, Rajidae), die zweite Spezies im Subgenus Malacoraja Stehmann, 1970. Archiv für Fischereiwissenschaft, 28 (2/3): 77–93

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Synonyms / new combinations and misspellings
Raja kreffti, Raja (Malacoraja) kreffti

Malacoraja kreffti
Holotype: ZMH: 25256 (old: ISH 748-1974);

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Citation: Malacoraja kreffti (STEHMANN, 1977): In: Database of modern sharks, rays and chimaeras,, World Wide Web electronic publication, Version 09/2020

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Common names
spa Raya de Krefft, fra \(T\) Raie de Krefft, eng Krefft"s ray, eng Krefft"s skate

Northeast Atlantic: one specimen from north-western slope of Bill Bailey"quot;s Bank (61°08"quot;N, 11°26"quot;W). Reported from Iceland [20065].

Oviparous, paired eggs are laid. Embryos feed solely on yolk [733].

Size / Weight / Age
70.0 cm TL (male/unsexed; [7182])

demersal; marine; depth range 1200 - 1200 m (Ref. 58018)

shark-references Species-ID=3580;