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Starry Skate

Raja asterias Delaroche 1809

University of Bologna - Italy. Fausto Tinti. Year: 2011.   cc-by-nc-sa-3.0

Raja asterias (Starry Skate) is a species of rays in the family skates. They are listed as near threatened by IUCN. They are carnivores. Individuals can grow to 75 cm. Reproduction is iteroparous and oviparous. They rely on pectoral fin swimming to move around.

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Known occurrences, collected specimens and observations of Starry skate. View this species on GBIF