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Class: Elasmobranchii
Order: Rajiformes
Family: Rajidae Skates

Genus: Orbiraja

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2 species (see list below)

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Photo by T. Krajangdara et al

Western Pacific
Max. Length 53.3 cm TL
Orbiraja jensenae (Last & Lim, 2010)

Photo by T. Krajangdara et al
 
Orbiraja jensenae
[Sulu Sea skate]

Photo by A. Biju Kumar

Northern Indian Ocean
Max. Length 22 cm WD
Orbiraja powelli (Alcock, 1898)

Photo by A. Biju Kumar
 
Orbiraja powelli
[Indian ring skate]
2 Species of Family Rajidae with Genus Orbiraja
(Skates)
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Year Scientific Name English Name Distribution Max. Length (cm)
2010 Orbiraja jensenae Sulu Sea skate Western Pacific 53.3 TL
1898 Orbiraja powelli Indian ring skate Northern Indian Ocean 22 WD



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