Note on the taxonomy of Blue eye skate Raja miraletus Linnaeus, 1758 (Chondrichthyes: Rajiformes, Rajidae) recorded off Cochin, Kerala

Nair, Rekha J (2007) Note on the taxonomy of Blue eye skate Raja miraletus Linnaeus, 1758 (Chondrichthyes: Rajiformes, Rajidae) recorded off Cochin, Kerala. Journal of Marine Biological Association of India, 49 (1). pp. 109-111.

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Abstract

A female specimen of the blue eyed skate Raja ~niralerrrsL innaeus, 1758, measuring 48.9 cm total length was landed at the Cochin Fisheries Harbour on 10'hAugust 2003. The morphometric lneasurements of this specimen matched wilh those of the syntype Of R. ncellifrra deposited in the British Museum and Rnjn orellifern recorded by Samuel (1903).

Item Type:Article
Uncontrolled Keywords:taxonomy; Blue eye skate; Raja miraletus Linnaeus; Chondrichthyes; Rajiformes; Rajidae; Cochin; Kerala
Subjects:Demersal Fishes > Ray fisheries
Divisions:CMFRI-Cochin > Marine Capture > Demersal Fisheries
ID Code:6823
Deposited By:Arun Surendran
Deposited On:04 Dec 2010 10:09
Last Modified:30 May 2012 12:23

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