Urolophus bucculentus

MACLEAY, 1884


Sandyback stingaree
Classification: Elasmobranchii Myliobatiformes Urolophidae

Reference of the original description
MACLEAY, W. (1884)
Notices of new fishes. Proceedings of the Linnean Society of New South Wales, ser. 1, 9: 170–172

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Synonyms / new combinations and misspellings
Trygonoptera bucculenta

Types
Urolophus bucculentus
Holotype: AMS: B.642; AMS: B.642.001; Paratype: AMS: B.643; AMS: B.641; AMS: B.641.001; AMS: B.643.001;


Description :


Citation: Urolophus bucculentus MACLEAY, 1884: In: Database of modern sharks, rays and chimaeras, www.shark-references.com, World Wide Web electronic publication, Version 02/2019

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Common names
eng Great stingaree, eng Sandyback stingaree

Distribution
Western Pacific: endemic to Australia. Source: www.gbif.org

Human uses
fisheries: subsistence fisheries

Size / Weight / Age
80.0 cm TL (male/unsexed; (Ref. 9863))

Habitat
demersal; marine; depth range 100 - 230 m (Ref. 9863)

Remarks
shark-references Species-ID=7423;

Parasites (arranged by Jürgen Pollerspöck)
Monogenea
  • Calicotyle urolophi CHISHOLM, BEVERLEY-BURTON & LAST, 1991 [17868] [17436]
  • Merizocotyle urolophi CHISHOLM & WHITTINGTON, 1999 [23992]

Cestoda
  • Acanthobothrium robertsoni CAMPBELL & BEVERIDGE, 2002 [16128]