Raja rouxi

CAPAPÉ, 1977



Classification: Elasmobranchii Rajiformes Rajidae

Reference of the original description
CAPAPÉ, C. (1977)
Deux nouvelles espèces pour les côtes ouest-africaines: Raja rouxi n. sp. et Raja dageti n. sp. (Pisces, Rajidae). Bulletin du Muséum National d'Histoire Naturelle, (Série 3: Zoologie), 339 (482): 1021–1038

Types
Raja rouxi
Syntype: MNHN: 1969-0227; MNHN: 1969-0203; MNHN: 1969-0214;


Description :


Citation: Raja rouxi CAPAPÉ, 1977: In: Database of modern sharks, rays and chimaeras, www.shark-references.com, World Wide Web electronic publication, Version 11/2018

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Distribution
Eastern Atlantic: known only from the type specimens taken from Mauritania to the Gulf of Guinea. Not in Compagno"quot;s 1999 checklist [529].

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

Size / Weight / Age
50.0 cm TL (male/unsexed; [7180])

Habitat
demersal; marine; depth range ? - 200 m [7180]

Remarks
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