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Class: Elasmobranchii
Order: Rajiformes
Family: Anacanthobatidae Smooth skates

Genus: Sinobatis

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9 species (see list below)

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Eastern Indian Ocean
Max. Length 42.9 cm TL

 
Sinobatis andamanensis
[Andaman legskate]

Photo by FAO

Western Pacific
Max. Length 39.9 cm TL
Sinobatis borneensis (Chan, 1965)

Photo by FAO
 
Sinobatis borneensis
[Borneo leg skate]

Photo by Weigmann, S.

Western Indian Ocean, Sa
Max. Length 42.2 cm WD
Sinobatis brevicauda Weigmann & Stehmann, 2016

Photo by Weigmann, S.
 
Sinobatis brevicauda
[Shorttail legskate]
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Indo-West Pacific
Max. Length 56 cm TL

 
Sinobatis bulbicauda
[Western Australian Legskate]
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Eastern Indian Ocean
Max. Length 69 cm TL

 
Sinobatis caerulea
[Blue Legskate]
No picture found
Western Pacific
Max. Length 55 cm TL

 
Sinobatis filicauda
[Eastern Australian legskate]

Photo by Weigmann, S.

Southeastern Indian Ocean
Max. Length 33.1 cm TL
Sinobatis kotlyari Stehmann & Weigmann, 2016

Photo by Weigmann, S.
 
Sinobatis kotlyari
[]

Photo by FAO

Northwest Pacific
Max. Length 59 cm TL
Sinobatis melanosoma (Chan, 1965)

Photo by FAO
 
Sinobatis melanosoma
[Blackbodied leg skate]
No picture found
Western Pacific
Max. Length 52 cm TL

 
Sinobatis stenosoma
[Narrow leg skate]
9 Species of Family Anacanthobatidae with Genus Sinobatis
(Smooth skates)
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Year Scientific Name English Name Distribution Max. Length (cm)
2016 Sinobatis andamanensis Andaman legskate Eastern Indian Ocean 42.9 TL
1965 Sinobatis borneensis Borneo leg skate Western Pacific 39.9 TL
2016 Sinobatis brevicauda Shorttail legskate Western Indian Ocean, Sa 42.2 WD
2008 Sinobatis bulbicauda Western Australian Legskate Indo-West Pacific 56 TL
2008 Sinobatis caerulea Blue Legskate Eastern Indian Ocean 69 TL
2008 Sinobatis filicauda Eastern Australian legskate Western Pacific 55 TL
2016 Sinobatis kotlyari Southeastern Indian Ocean 33.1 TL
1965 Sinobatis melanosoma Blackbodied leg skate Northwest Pacific 59 TL
1982 Sinobatis stenosoma Narrow leg skate Western Pacific 52 TL



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