The Skates & Guitarfishes (Rajaiformes) - Order
(Anacanthobatidae) - family
(Anacanthobatis)

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(Indobatis)

(Indobatis )

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(Sinobatis)

(Sinobatis )

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(Arhynchobatidae) - family
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(Rajidae) - family
(Amblyraja)
Whiteleg Skate
(Amblyraja aaf)
Broad Skate
(Amblyraja badia)
Southern Thorny Skate
(Amblyraja doellojuradoi)
Thickbody Skate
(Amblyraja frerichsi)
Antarctic Starry Skate
(Amblyraja georgiana)
Arctic Skate
(Amblyraja hyperborea)
Shorttail Skate
(Amblyraja jenseni)
Starry Skate
(Amblyraja radiata)
Reversed Skate
(Amblyraja reversa)
Bigmouth Skate
(Amblyraja robertsi)
(Arhynchobatis)
Longtail Skate
(Arhynchobatis asperrimus)
(Atlantoraja)
Spotback Skate
(Atlantoraja castelnaui)
Eyespot Skate
(Atlantoraja cyclophora)
La Plata Skate
(Atlantoraja platana)
(Bathyraja)
Deep-sea skate
(Bathyraja abyssicola)
Aguja skate
(Bathyraja aguja)
White-dotted skate
(Bathyraja albomaculata)
Aleutian skate
(Bathyraja aleutica)
Little-eyed skate
(Bathyraja andriashevi)
Bottom skate
(Bathyraja bergi)
Broadnose skate
(Bathyraja brachyurops)
Purple-black skate
(Bathyraja caeluronigricans)
Joined-fins skate
(Bathyraja cousseauae)
Dusky-pink skate
(Bathyraja diplotaenia)
Eaton's skate
(Bathyraja eatonii)
Cinnamon skate
(Bathyraja fedorovi)
Graytail skate
(Bathyraja griseocauda)
West African skate
(Bathyraja hesperafricana)
Sandpaper skate
(Bathyraja interrupta)
Kerguelen sandpaper skate
(Bathyraja irrasa)

(Bathyraja ishiharai)
Raspback skate
(Bathyraja isotrachys)
Domino Skate
(Bathyraja leucomelanos)
Commander skate
(Bathyraja lindbergi)
Slimtail skate
(Bathyraja longicauda)
McCain's skate
(Bathyraja maccaini)
Patagonian skate
(Bathyraja macloviana)
White-blotched skate
(Bathyraja maculata)
Magellan skate
(Bathyraja magellanica)
Butterfly skate
(Bathyraja mariposa)
Dusky-purple skate
(Bathyraja matsubarai)
Dark-belly skate
(Bathyraja meridionalis)
Smallthorn skate
(Bathyraja minispinosa)
Multispine skate
(Bathyraja multispinis)
Murray's skate
(Bathyraja murrayi)
Notoro skate
(Bathyraja notoroensis)
Pale ray
(Bathyraja pallida)
Leopard skate
(Bathyraja panthera)
Butterfly skate
(Bathyraja papilionifera)
Alaska skate
(Bathyraja parmifera)
Peruvian skate
(Bathyraja peruana)

(Bathyraja pseudoisotrachys)
Richardson's ray
(Bathyraja richardsoni)
Cuphead skate
(Bathyraja scaphiops)
Whitemouth skate
(Bathyraja schroederi)
Longnose deep-sea skate
(Bathyraja shuntovi)
Hokkaido skate
(Bathyraja simoterus)
Golden skate
(Bathyraja smirnovi)
African softnose skate
(Bathyraja smithii)
Spinytail skate
(Bathyraja spinicauda)
Spiny skate
(Bathyraja spinosissima)
Eremo skate
(Bathyraja trachouros)
Mud skate
(Bathyraja taranetzi)
Roughtail skate
(Bathyraja trachura)

(Bathyraja tunae)
Creamback skate
(Bathyraja tzinovskii)
Okhotsk skate
(Bathyraja violacea)
(Breviraja)
Brightspot skate
(Breviraja claramaculata)
Lightnose skate
(Breviraja colesi)
Nova Scotia Skate
(Breviraja marklei)
Blacknose Skate)
(Breviraja mouldi)
Blackbelly skate
(Breviraja igriventralis)
Spinose skate
(Breviraja spinosa)
(Brochiraja)

(Brochiraja aenigma)

(Brochiraja albilabiata)
Smooth deep-sea skate
(Brochiraja asperula)

(Brochiraja heuresa)

(Brochiraja leviveneta)

(Brochiraja microspinifera)
Prickly deep-sea skate
(Brochiraja spinifera)

(Brochiraja vittacauda)
(Cruriraja)
Andaman Leg Skate
(Cruriraja andamanica)
Atlantic leg skate
(Cruriraja atlantis)
Broadfoot leg skate
(Cruriraja cadenati)
Smoothnose leg skate
(Cruriraja durbanensis)

(Cruriraja hulleyi)
Roughnose leg skate
(Cruriraja parcomaculata)
Cuban leg skate
(Cruriraja poeyi)
Rough leg skate
(Cruriraja rugosa)
(Dactylobatus)
Skilletskate
(Dactylobatus armatus)
Hookskate
(Dactylobatus clarkii)
(Dentiraja)

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(Dipturus)
deepwater skate
(Dipturus acrobelus)
Ridgeback skate
(Dipturus amphispinus)
pale tropical skate
(Dipturus apricus)
Argentine skate
(Dipturus argentinensis)
Sydney skate
(Dipturus australis)
blue skate
(Dipturus batis)
Bullis skate
(Dipturus bullisi)
blackspot skate
(Dipturus campbelli)
grey skate
(Dipturus canutus)
white-spotted skate
(Dipturus cerva)
longnose skate
(Dipturus confusus)
Madagascar skate
(Dipturus crosnieri)
thorny-tail skate
(Dipturus diehli)
violet skate
(Dipturus doutrei)
Ecuador skate
(Dipturus ecuadoriensis)
endeavour skate
(Dipturus endeavouri)
false argus skate
(Dipturus falloargus)

(Dipturus flavirostris)
pygmy thornback skate
(Dipturus flindersi)
San Blas skate
(Dipturus garricki)
giant skate
(Dipturus gigas)
Graham’s skate
(Dipturus grahami)
greenback skate
(Dipturus gudgeri)
Heald's skate
(Dipturus healdi)
New Zealand smooth skate
(Dipturus innominatus)
Travancore skate
(Dipturus johannisdavisi)
Kwangtung skate
(Dipturus kwangtungensis)
barndoor skate
(Dipturus laevis)
rattail skate
(Dipturus lanceorostratus)
thintail skate
(Dipturus leptocauda)
bigtail skate
(Dipturus macrocauda)
blacktip skate
(Dipturus melanospilus)
South Brazilian skate
(Dipturus mennii)
Norwegian skate
(Dipturus nidarosiensis)
ocellate skate
(Dipturus oculus)
spreadfin skate
(Dipturus olseni)
hooktail skate
(Dipturus oregoni)
longnosed skate
(Dipturus oxyrinchus)
argus skate
(Dipturus polyommata)
slime skate
(Dipturus pullopunctatus)
Queensland deepwater skate
(Dipturus queenslandicus)
roughbelly skate
(Dipturus springeri)
prownose skate
(Dipturus stenorhynchus)
prickly brown ray
(Dipturus teevani)
acutenose skate
(Dipturus tengu)
roughskin Skate
(Dipturus trachyderma)
Weng's skate
(Dipturus wengi)
wedgenose skate
(Dipturus whitleyi)
Wu's skate
(Dipturus wuhanlingi)
(Fenestraja)
Blackfin pygmy skate
(Fenestraja atripinna)
Cuban pygmy skate
(Fenestraja cubensis)
Plain pygmy skate
(Fenestraja shiyamai)
Madagascar pygmy skate
(Fenestraja maceachrani)
Prickly skate
(Fenestraja mamillidens)
Pluto skate
(Fenestraja plutonia)
Siboga skate
(Fenestraja sibogae)
Gulf of Mexico pygmy skate
(Fenestraja sinusmexicanus)
(Gurgesiella)
Atlantic Pygmy Skate
(Gurgesiella atlantica)
Onefin Skate
(Gurgesiella dorsalifera)
Dusky Finless Skate
(Gurgesiella furvescens)
(Hongeo)

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(Insentiraja)
Eastern looseskin skate
(Insentiraja laxipella)
Velvet skate
(Insentiraja subtilispinosa)
(Irolita)

(Irolita waitii)

(Irolita westraliensis)
(Leucoraja)
maya skate
(Leucoraja caribbaea)
sandy skate
(Leucoraja circularis)
tigertail skate
(Leucoraja compagnoi)
little skate
(Leucoraja erinacea)
shagreen skate
(Leucoraja fullonica)
freckled skate
(Leucoraja garmani)
speckled skate
(Leucoraja lentiginosa)
whitedappled skate
(Leucoraja leucosticta)
Maltese skate
(Leucoraja melitensis)
cuckoo skate
(Leucoraja naevus)
winter skate
(Leucoraja ocellata)
sawback skate
(Leucoraja pristispina)
Virginia skate
(Leucoraja virginica)
yellow-spotted skate
(Leucoraja wallacei)
Yucatán skate
(Leucoraja yucatanensis)
(Malacoraja)
Krefft's skate
(Malacoraja kreffti)
Brazilian soft skate
(Malacoraja obscura)
Smooth skate
(Malacoraja senta)
Soft skate
(Malacoraja spinacidermis)
(Neoraja)
West African pygmy skate
(Neoraja africana)
Blue ray
(Neoraja caerulea)
Carolina pygmy skate
(Neoraja carolinensis)
Iberian pygmy skate
(Neoraja iberica)
African pygmy skate
(Neoraja stehmanni)
(Notoraja)
Alis skate
(Notoraja alisae)
Blue skate
(Notoraja azurea)
Fiji skate
(Notoraja fijiensis)
Ghost skate
(Notoraja hirticauda)
Strange skate
(Notoraja inusitata)
Broken Ridge skate
(Notoraja lira)
Long-ventral skate
(Notoraja longiventralis)
Barbedwire-tailed skate
(Notoraja martinezi)
Pale skate
(Notoraja ochroderma)
Sapphire skate
(Notoraja sapphira)
Blotched skate
(Notoraja sticta)
Lead-hued skate
(Notoraja tobitukai)
(Okamejei()
Sharpspine skate
(Okamejei acutispina)
Arafura skate
(Okamejei arafurensis)
Boeseman's skate
(Okamejei boesemani)
Borneo sand skate
(Okamejei cairae)
East African skate
(Okamejei heemstrai)
Yellow-spotted skate
(Okamejei hollandi)
Sulu Sea skate
(Okamejei jensenae)
Ocellated spot skat
(Okamejei kenojei)
Thin-tail skate
(Okamejei leptoura)
Bigeye skate
(Okamejei meerdervoortii)

(Okamejei mengae)
Ornate skate
(Okamejei ornata)

(Okamejei philipi)
Pita skate
(Okamejei pita)
Indian ringed skate
(Okamejei powelli)
Browneye skate
(Okamejei schmidti)
(Pavoraja)
Allen's skate
(Pavoraja alleni)
Sandy skate
(Pavoraja arenaria)
Mosaic skate
(Pavoraja mosaica)
Peacock Skate
(Pavoraja nitida)
False peacock skate
(Pavoraja pseudonitida)
Dusky skate
(Pavoraja umbrosa)
(Psammobatis)
Blotched sand skate
(Psammobatis bergi)
Zipper sand skate
(Psammobatis extenta)
Freckled sand skate
(Psammobatis lentiginosa)
Shortfin sand skate
(Psammobatis normani)
Smalltail sand skate
(Psammobatis parvacauda)
Smallthorn sand skate
(Psammobatis rudis)
Spade sand skate
(Psammobatis rutrum)
Raspthorn sand skate
(Psammobatis scobina)
(Pseudoraja)

(Pseudoraja atlantica)
Fanfin skate
(Pseudoraja fischeri)
(Raja)
Ocellate Skate
(Raja achleyi)
African Skate
(Raja africana)
Mediterranean Starry Ray
(Raja asterias)
Bahama Skate
(Raja bahamensis)
Big Skate
(Raja binoculata)
Blonde Ray
(Raja brachyura)
Finspot Ray
(Raja cervigoni)

(Raja chinensis)
Thornback Ray
(Raja clavata)
Cortez' Ray
(Raja cortezensis)
Clearnose Skate
(Raja eglanteria)
Equatorial Ray
(Raja equatorialis)
Cape Verde Skate
(Raja herwigi)
California Ray
(Raja inornata)
Madeiran Ray
(Raja maderensis)
Small-Eyed Ray
(Raja microocellata)
Brown Ray
(Raja miraletus)
Spotted Ray
(Raja montagui)
Speckled Ray
(Raja polystigma)
Mottled Skate
(Raja pulchra)
Rough Ray
(Raja radula)
Longnose Skate
(Raja rhina)
Rondelet's Ray
(Raja rondeleti)

(Raja rouxi)
Starry Skate
(Raja stellulata)
Spotted Skate
(Raja straeleni)
Roundel Skate
(Raja texana)
Undulate Ray
(Raja undulata)
Velez Ray
(Raja velezi)
(Rajella)
Annandale's Skate
(Rajella annandalei)
Bigthorn Skate
(Rajella barnardi)
Deep-Water Ray
(Rajella bathyphila)
Bigelow's Ray
(Rajella bigelowi)
Munchkin Skate
(Rajella caudaspinosa)
Challenger Skate
(Rajella challengeri)
Ghost Skate
(Rajella dissimilis)
Galápagos Grey Skate
(Rajella eisenhardti)
Sooty Skate
(Rajella fuliginea)
Round Ray
(Rajella fyllae)
Mid-Atlantic Skate
(Rajella kukujevi)
Leopard Skate
(Rajella leopardus)
Sailray
(Rajella lintea)
Blackish Skate
(Rajella nigerrima)
Sparsely-Thorned Skate
(Rajella paucispinosa)
Purplebelly Skate
(Rajella purpuriventralis)
Smoothback Skate
(Rajella ravidula)
Brazilian Skate
(Rajella sadowskii)
(Rhinoraja)
Dapple-Bellied Softnose Skate
(Rhinoraja kujiensis)
Aleutian Dotted Skate
(Rhinoraja longi)
White-Bellied Softnose Skate
(Rhinoraja longicauda)
Blunt Skate
(Rhinoraja obtusa)
Oda's Skate)
(Rhinoraja odai)
Mud Skate
(Rhinoraja taranetzi)
(Rioraja)

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(Rostroraja)

(Rostroraja alba)
(Sympterygia)
Bignose Fanskate
(Sympterygia acuta)
Smallnose Fanskate
(Sympterygia bonapartii)
Shorttail Fanskate
(Sympterygia brevicaudata)
Filetail Fanskate
(Sympterygia lima)
(Zearaja)
Yellownose Skate
(Zearaja chilensis)
Maugean Dkate
(Zearaja maugeana)
New Zealand Rough Skate
(Zearaja nasuta)
(Rhinidae) - family
(Rhina)
Bowfin Guitarfish
(Rhina ancylostoma)
(Rhinobatidae) - family
(Aptychotrema)
Short-Snouted Shovelnose Ray
(Aptychotrema bougainvillii)
Eastern Shovelnose Ray
(Aptychotrema rostrata)
Spotted Shovelnose Ray
(Aptychotrema timorensis)
Western Shovelnose Ray
(Aptychotrema vincentiana)
(Glaucostegus)

(Glaucostegus granulatus)

(Glaucostegus halavi)
Clubnose Guitarfish
(Glaucostegus thouin)
Common Shovelnose Ray
(Glaucostegus typus)
(Rhinobatos)
White-Spotted Guitarfish
(Rhinobatos albomaculatus)
Annandale's Guitarfish
(Rhinobatos annandalei)
Lesser Guitarfish
(Rhinobatos annulatus)
Bluntnose Guitarfish
(Rhinobatos blochii)
Blackchin Guitarfish
(Rhinobatos cemiculus)
Taiwan Guitarfish
(Rhinobatos formosensis)
Speckled Guitarfish
(Rhinobatos glaucostigma)

(Rhinobatos granulatus)
Slender Guitarfish
(Rhinobatos holcorhynchus)
Brazilian Guitarfish
(Rhinobatos horkelii)
Ringstreaked Guitarfish
(Rhinobatos hynnicephalus)
Spineback Guitarfish
(Rhinobatos irvinei)
Jimbaran Shovelnose Ray
(Rhinobatos jimbaranensis)
Atlantic Guitarfish
(Rhinobatos lentiginosus)
Whitesnout Guitarfish
(Rhinobatos leucorhynchus)
Grayspotted Guitarfish
(Rhinobatos leucospilus)
Smoothback Guitarfish
(Rhinobatos lionotus)
Smalleyed Guitarfish
(Rhinobatos microphthalmus)
Bareback Shovelnose Ray
(Rhinobatos nudidorsalis)
Widenose Guitarfish
(Rhinobatos obtusus)
Speckled Guitarfish
(Rhinobatos ocellatus)
Indonesian Shovelnose Ray
(Rhinobatos penggali)
Chola Guitarfish
(Rhinobatos percellens)
Madagascar Guitarfish
(Rhinobatos petiti)
Pacific Guitarfish
(Rhinobatos planiceps)
Gorgona Guitarfish
(Rhinobatos prahli)
Shovelnose Guitarfish
(Rhinobatos productus)
Spotted Guitarfish
(Rhinobatos punctifer)
Common Guitarfish
(Rhinobatos rhinobatos)
Goldeneye Shovelnose Ray
(Rhinobatos sainsburyi)
Salalah Guitarfish
(Rhinobatos salalah)
Brown Guitarfish
(Rhinobatos schlegelii)
Spiny Guitarfish
(Rhinobatos spinosus)
Clubnose Guitarfish
(Rhinobatos thouin)
Shaw's Shovelnose Guitarfish
(Rhinobatos thouiniana)
Stripenose Guitarfish
(Rhinobatos variegatus)
Philippine Guitarfish
(Rhinobatos whitei)
Zanzibar Guitarfish
(Rhinobatos zanzibarensis)
(Rhynchobatus)
White-Spotted Wedgefish
(Rhynchobatus australiae)
Giant Guitarfish
(Rhynchobatus djiddensis)

(Rhynchobatus granulatus)
Taiwanese Wedgefish
(Rhynchobatus immaculatus)
Smoothnose Wedgefish
(Rhynchobatus laevis)
African Wedgefish
(Rhynchobatus luebberti)
Eyebrow Wedgefish
(Rhynchobatus palpebratus)

(Rhynchobatus sp)
Broadnose Wedgefish
(Rhynchobatus springeri)
(Tarsistes)

(Tarsistes philippii)
(Trygonorrhina)
Fiddler Ray
(Trygonorrhina fasciata)

(Trygonorrhina melaleuca)
(Zapteryx)
Shortnose Guitarfish
(Zapteryx brevirostris)
Banded Guitarfish
(Zapteryx exasperata)
Southern Banded Guitarfish
(Zapteryx xyster)