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Dentiraja healdi  (Last, White & Pogonoski, 2008)

Heald’s skate
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Elasmobranchii (sharks and rays) > Rajiformes (Skates and rays) > Rajidae (Skates)
Etymology: healdi: Named for David Heald, Department of Fisheries Western Australia..   More on author: Last.

Environment / Climate / Range Ecology

Marine; bathydemersal; depth range 304 - 520 m (Ref. 75649).   Deep-water, preferred ?

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Eastern Indian Ocean: Western Australia.

Size / Weight / Age

Maturity: Lm ?  range ? - ? cm
Max length : 58.7 cm TL male/unsexed; (Ref. 75649); 72.3 cm TL (female)

Biology     Glossary (e.g. epibenthic)

Length of adolescent males between 38.0-50.6 cm TL, smallest juvenile 13.8 cm TL (Ref. 75649).

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Main reference Upload your references | References | Coordinator : McEachran, John | Collaborators

Last, P.R., W.T. White and J.J. Pogonoski, 2008. New skates of the genus Dipturus (Rajoidei: Rajidae) from Australian Seas. pp. 9-52. In Last, P.R., W.T. White, J.J. Pogonoski and D.C. Gledhill (eds.): Descriptions of new Australian skates (Batoidea: Rajoidei) pg. 9-51. CSIRO marine and atmospheric reseach paper no. 021. (Ref. 75649)

IUCN Red List Status (Ref. 115185)

CITES (Ref. 94142)

Not Evaluated

Threat to humans

  Harmless




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