Psammobatis lentiginosa

Mceachran, 1983

Freckled sand skate
Classification: Elasmobranchii Rajiformes Arhynchobatidae

Reference of the original description
McEachran, J.D. (1983)
Results of the research cruises of FRV „Walther Herwig“ to South America. LXI. Revision of the South American skate genus Psammobatis Günther, 1870 (Elasmobranchii: Rajiformes, Rajidae). Archiv für Fischereiwissenschaft, 34(1), 23–80

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Citation: Psammobatis lentiginosa Mceachran, 1983: In: Database of modern sharks, rays and chimaeras,, World Wide Web electronic publication, Version 02/2024

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Common names
spa Raya lenticulada, eng Freckled sand skate, eng Ray

Southwest Atlantic: from Rio de Janeiro to Argentina. Source:

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

Size / Weight / Age
49.0 cm TL (male/unsexed; [19579])

demersal; marine; depth range 84 - 160 m [19579]

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