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Class: Elasmobranchii
Order: Rajiformes
Family: Rajidae Skates

Genus: Dentiraja

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10 species (see list below)

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Photo by Kyne, P.M.

Western Pacific
Max. Length 55 cm TL
Dentiraja australis (Macleay, 1884)

Photo by Kyne, P.M.
 
Dentiraja australis
[Sydney skate]
No picture found
Eastern Indian Ocean
Max. Length 66 cm TL

 
Dentiraja cerva
[Whitespotted skate]
No picture found
Eastern Indian Ocean and
Max. Length 69.5 cm TL

 
Dentiraja confusa
[]
No picture found
Southwest Pacific
Max. Length 36.7 cm TL

 
Dentiraja endeavouri
[Endeavour skate]
No picture found
Eastern Indian Ocean
Max. Length 49.1 cm TL

 
Dentiraja falloarga
[False Argus skate]
No picture found
Eastern Indian Ocean
Max. Length 32.6 cm TL

 
Dentiraja flindersi
[Pygmy thornback skate]
No picture found
Eastern Indian Ocean
Max. Length 72.3 cm TL

 
Dentiraja healdi
[Heald’s skate]

Photo by Günther, A.C.L.G.

Eastern Indian Ocean to s
Max. Length 55 cm TL
Dentiraja lemprieri (Richardson, 1845)

Photo by Günther, A.C.L.G.
 
Dentiraja lemprieri
[Thornback skate]
No picture found
Eastern Indian Ocean
Max. Length 55.7 cm TL

 
Dentiraja oculus
[]

Photo by Kyne, P.M.

Western Pacific
Max. Length 36 cm TL
Dentiraja polyommata (Ogilby, 1910)

Photo by Kyne, P.M.
 
Dentiraja polyommata
[Argus skate]
10 Species of Family Rajidae with Genus Dentiraja
(Skates)
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Year Scientific Name English Name Distribution Max. Length (cm)
1884 Dentiraja australis Sydney skate Western Pacific 55 TL
1939 Dentiraja cerva Whitespotted skate Eastern Indian Ocean 66 TL
2008 Dentiraja confusa Eastern Indian Ocean and 69.5 TL
2008 Dentiraja endeavouri Endeavour skate Southwest Pacific 36.7 TL
2008 Dentiraja falloarga False Argus skate Eastern Indian Ocean 49.1 TL
2008 Dentiraja flindersi Pygmy thornback skate Eastern Indian Ocean 32.6 TL
2008 Dentiraja healdi Heald’s skate Eastern Indian Ocean 72.3 TL
1845 Dentiraja lemprieri Thornback skate Eastern Indian Ocean to s 55 TL
2008 Dentiraja oculus Eastern Indian Ocean 55.7 TL
1910 Dentiraja polyommata Argus skate Western Pacific 36 TL



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