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Urolophus paucimaculatus  Dixon, 1969

Sparsely-spotted stingaree
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Australia country information

Common names: Dixons stingaree, Ray, Sparsely-spotted stingaree
Occurrence: endemic
Salinity: marine
Abundance: | Ref:
Importance: minor commercial | Ref:
Aquaculture: | Ref:
Regulations: | Ref:
Uses: no uses
Comments: Known off Jarvis Bay, N.S.W. to Perth W.A. including Tasmanian coast and Bass Strait (Ref. 7300). Frequently taken by trawlers but seldom found in markets (Ref. 6871).
National Checklist:
Country Information: httpss://www.cia.gov/library/publications/resources/the-world-factbook/geos/as.html
National Fisheries Authority: https://www.csiro.au/
Occurrences: Occurrences Point map
Main Ref: Hoese, D.F., D.J. Bray, J.R. Paxton and G.R. Allen, 2006
National Database:

Classification / Names

Elasmobranchii (sharks and rays) > Myliobatiformes (Stingrays) > Urolophidae (Round rays)
Common names | Synonyms | Catalog of Fishes (gen., sp.) | ITIS | CoL

Main reference

Size / Weight / Age

Max length : 57.0 cm TL male/unsexed; (Ref. 12951)

Environment

Marine; demersal; depth range 5 - 150 m (Ref. 12951)

Climate / Range

Temperate; 32°S - 44°S

Distribution

Eastern Indian Ocean: endemic to Australia.
Countries | FAO areas | Ecosystems | Occurrences | Introductions

Biology     Glossary (e.g. epibenthic)

Occurs on the continental shelf (Ref. 7300). Adults feed on worms, crabs, shrimp, and small bony fishes while juveniles take small crustaceans (Ref. 12951).

IUCN Red List Status (Ref. 115185)

Threat to humans

  Traumatogenic (Ref. 12951)



Human uses

Fisheries: minor commercial

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Estimates of some properties based on models

Phylogenetic diversity index (Ref. 82805)
PD50 = 0.5000 many relatives (e.g. carps) 0.5 - 2.0 few relatives (e.g. lungfishes)

Trophic Level (Ref. 69278)
3.7   ±0.59 se; Based on food items.

Resilience (Ref. 69278)
Low, minimum population doubling time 4.5 - 14 years (Assuming fecundity<100)

Vulnerability (Ref. 59153)
High to very high vulnerability (68 of 100)
Price category (Ref. 80766)
Medium