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Synonym of Leucoraja circularis (Couch, 1838)

Scientific synonyms and common names

Raja (Leucoraja) circularis Couch, 1838

Synonyms:

Raja (Leucoraja) circularis Couch, 1838
Raja circularis Couch, 1838, Ann. Mag. nat. Hist. (n.s.) 2: 71-73, 1 fig. (British waters). No type material.
Raja falsavela Bonaparte, 1839, Iconogr. Faun. Ital., 3: fasc. 26, punt. 135,1 pl., fig. 1 (Mediterranean). Type: ANSP no. 406.
Raja circularis: Duméril, 1865: 536-537 Günther, 1870: 462-463 Moreau, 1881: 397-401, fig. 70 Day, 1884: 348-349, pl. 174 Carus, 1893: 521-522 Jenkins, 1925: 338 (as R. naevus) Clark, 1926: 3437, fig. 30-31, pl. 16-18 Lozano Rey, 1928: 592-598, fig. 177, pl. 16 (fig. 1) Ehrenbaum, 1936: 304-305, fig. 262 Poll, 1947: 101-103, fig. 66 Dieuzeide et al., 1953: 99-101, fig. Albuquerque, 1954-1956: 165-166 Tortonese, 1956: 250-251, fig. 139 Soljan, 1963: 92, fig. Wheeler, 1969: 98, fig. Stehmann, 1970: 150, pl. 3,11, 23.
Amblyraja circularis: Malm, 1877: 608-609.
Raja falsavela Doderlein, 1884 [1879-1891]: 202-205.
Alpharaia circularis: Leigh-Sharpe, 1924: 568.

Common names:

Sandy ray [En]
Raie circulaire [Fr]
Sandroche [De]
Raya falsa vela [Es]
Razza rotonda [It]
zandrog [Ne]

Sandy ray (Raja circularis)