Raja erinacea


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Noun1.Raja erinacea - most plentiful skate in North American inshore waters in summer; to 21 inches
skate - large edible rays having a long snout and thick tail with pectoral fins continuous with the head; swim by undulating the edges of the pectoral fins
genus Raja, Raja - type genus of the family Rajidae
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Incubation of fall-spawned eggs of the little skate, Raja erinacea (Mitchill).
Plasma estradiol, testosterone and progesterone levels during the ovulatory cycle of the little skate, Raja erinacea.
Immunocytochemical evidence for ON and OFF bipolar cells in the retina of the skate, Raja erinacea.
Estimation and analysis of biological parameters in elasmobranch fishes and the population dynamics of the little skate Raja erinacea, thorny skate R.