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Class: Elasmobranchii
Order: Rajiformes
Family: Rajidae Skates

Genus: Cruriraja

(See list of species below)



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8 species (see list below)

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Indian Ocean

 
Cruriraja andamanica
[Andaman leg skate]

Photo by FAO

Western Central Atlantic

Cruriraja atlantis Bigelow & Schroeder, 1948

Photo by FAO
 
Cruriraja atlantis
[Cuban legskate]
No picture found
Western Central Atlantic

 
Cruriraja cadenati
[Broadfoot leg skate]

Photo by SFSA

Southeast Atlantic
Max. Length 31 cm TL
Cruriraja durbanensis (von Bonde & Swart, 1923)

Photo by SFSA
 
Cruriraja durbanensis
[Smoothnose legskate]
No picture found
Southeast Atlantic
Max. Length 59.4 cm TL

 
Cruriraja hulleyi
[]

Photo by SFSA

Western Indian Ocean
Max. Length 55 cm TL
Cruriraja parcomaculata (von Bonde & Swart, 1923)

Photo by SFSA
 
Cruriraja parcomaculata
[Roughnose legskate]

Photo by FAO

Western Central Atlantic
Max. Length 32.8 cm TL
Cruriraja poeyi Bigelow & Schroeder, 1948

Photo by FAO
 
Cruriraja poeyi
[Cuban leg skate]

Photo by FAO

Western Central Atlantic

Cruriraja rugosa Bigelow & Schroeder, 1958

Photo by FAO
 
Cruriraja rugosa
[Rough leg skate]
8 Species of Family Rajidae with Genus Cruriraja
(Skates)
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Year Scientific Name English Name Distribution Max. Length (cm)
1909 Cruriraja andamanica Andaman leg skate Indian Ocean
1948 Cruriraja atlantis Cuban legskate Western Central Atlantic
1962 Cruriraja cadenati Broadfoot leg skate Western Central Atlantic
1923 Cruriraja durbanensis Smoothnose legskate Southeast Atlantic 31 TL
2010 Cruriraja hulleyi Southeast Atlantic 59.4 TL
1923 Cruriraja parcomaculata Roughnose legskate Western Indian Ocean 55 TL
1948 Cruriraja poeyi Cuban leg skate Western Central Atlantic 32.8 TL
1958 Cruriraja rugosa Rough leg skate Western Central Atlantic



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