Taxon profile


Orbiraja powelli (Alcock, 1898)

kingdom Animalia - animals »  phylum Chordata - chordates »  class Chondrichthyes - cartilaginous fishes »  order Batoidei - rays and skates »  family Rajidae - skates »  genus Orbiraja

Scientific synonyms

Raja powelli Alcock, 1898
Okamejei powelli (Alcock, 1898)

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Links and literature

CH DE EN FR IT NL PR SP FishBase [47129]

Froese R., Pauly D. (eds.): FishBase []
CZ AQUATAB. World Wide Web electronic publication [species/18359]

Plíštil J. (Ed.) (2009): AQUATAB. World Wide Web electronic publication [] [as Okamejei powelli (Alcock, 1898)]
Data retrieved on: 17 January 2010
CZ Hanel L., Novák J. (2001): České názvy živočichů V. Ryby a rybovití obratlovci (Pisces), 1. Sliznatky (Myxini), mihule (Cephalaspidomorphi), paryby (Chondrichthyes), Národní muzeum, (zoologické odd.), Praha, 53 pp. [as Raja powelli Alcock, 1898]
Data retrieved on: 2 June 2013
EN Last, P. R., S. Weigmann and D. Dumale (2016): A new skate genus Orbiraja (Rajiformes: Rajidae) from the Indo-West Pacific, Zootaxa 4184 (no. 1): 52-62 [as Orbiraja powelli (Alcock, 1898)]

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