Family Rajidae Blainville, 1816 – skates

Family Rajidae Blainville, 1816 – skates

The Family Rajidae includes 17 genera (Amblyraja, Beringraja, Breviraja, Dentiraja, Dactylobatus, Dipturus, Hongeo, Leucoraja, Malacoraja, Neoraja, Okamejei, Orbiraja, Raja, Rajella, Rostroraja, Spiniraja and Zearaja

There are 17 genera and 156 species currently recognized: Amblyraja (8), Beringraja (6), Breviraja (5), Dentiraja (10), Dactylobatus (2), Dipturus (38), Hongeo (1), Leucoraja (13), Malacoraja (4), Neoraja (5), Okamejei (12), Orbiraja (3), Raja (18), Rajella (18), Rostroraja (8), Spiniraja (1) and Zearaja (4)

Images: the images are sorted according to genus

GENUS Amblyraja

 

 

GENUS Beringraja

 

 

GENUS Breviraja

 

 

GENUS Dentiraja

 

 

GENUS Dactylobatus

 

 

GENUS Dipturus

 

 

GENUS Hongeo

 

 

GENUS Leucoraja

 

 

GENUS Malacoraja

 

 

GENUS Neoraja

 

 

GENUS Okamejei

 

 

GENUS Orbiraja

 

 

GENUS Raja

 

 

GENUS Rajella

 

 

GENUS Rostroraja

 

 

GENUS Spiniraja

 

 

GENUS Zearaja

 

 

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Family Rajidae skates

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Family Rajidae