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).
Endogenous zinc as a retinal neuromodulator: evidence from the skate (Raja erinacea).
They typically included 160 skates, of which more than 140 were little skates (Raja erinacea) and only one was a barndoor.
Plasma estradiol, testosterone and progesterone levels during the ovulatory cycle of the little skate, Raja erinacea. Biol.
Briefly, skates (Raja erinacea) were anesthetized in 0.02% MS222 and double pithed following cervical section; the eyes were then enucleated and hemisected.
Effect of temperature on band deposition in the little skate, Raja erinacea. Copeia 1993:199-206.
Here, we report studies of the effect of histidine on the retina of the skate, Raja erinacea, indicating that application of this zinc chelator enhances the sensitivity of the b-wave of the ERG in an all rod retina.