little skate


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Noun1.little skate - 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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I love being a little skate nerd and knowing what's going on, just lurking for spots.
There are seven species of skates (family Rajidae) commonly encountered on the continental shelf waters off the northeastern United States, including winter skate, Leucoraja ocellata; little skate, L.
The population dynamics of little skate Leucoraja erinacea, winter skate Leucoraja ocellata, and barndoor skate Dipturus laevis: predicting exploitation limits using matrix analysis.
A little skate board tape on the handle works well for most shooters.
I've written to the council pleading with them to build a little skate park in Riversley Park so that they can stop damaging school property.
Morphological features of columnar cells composing the epithelium of the alkaline gland of the Atlantic stingray are generally consistent with preliminary reports of the alkaline gland of the little skate (Maren et al.
One Eye Jack, a badass little skate friend and leader of the No Rules posse, must stop an alien invasion of his local hangouts.
Leucoraja erinacca--A small skate with dark spots on its dorsal surface, the little skate is usually found on sandy or gravelly bottoms in water depths ranging from shallow shoals to nearly 1,000 feet.
Little or no smoothing occurred for little skate (spring, Fig.
Specimens of little skate, Raja erinacea (n = 18), and winter skate, Raja ocellata (n = 2), were collected by otter trawl in the vicinity of Woods Hole and the Elizabeth Islands, Massachusetts.