Rostroraja cervigoni

(Bigelow & Schroeder, 1964)

Finspot ray
Classification: Elasmobranchii Rajiformes Rajidae

Reference of the original description
Bigelow, H.B. & Schroeder, W.C. (1964)
A new skate, Raja cervigoni, from Venezuela and the Guianas. Breviora, 209, 1–5

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Synonyms / new combinations and misspellings
Raja cervigoni

Rostroraja cervigoni

Raja cervigoni
Holotype: MHNLS: 873 (old: MOBR P-3402); Paratype: MCZ: 40391 MCZ: 42989

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Citation: Rostroraja cervigoni (Bigelow & Schroeder, 1964): In: Database of modern sharks, rays and chimaeras,, World Wide Web electronic publication, Version 07/2024

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Common names
spa Raya espinosa, fra \(T\) Raie yeux noirs, eng Finspot ray, eng Venezuela skate

Western Central Atlantic: northern coast of Colombia, Venezuela, Trinidad and Tobago.

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

Size / Weight / Age
50.0 cm WD (male/unsexed; (Ref. 5217))

demersal; marine; depth range 30 - 180 m (Ref. 5217)

shark-references Species-ID=14795;

Parasites (arranged by Jürgen Pollerspöck)