Kingdom: Animalia > Phylum: Chordata > Class: Elasmobranchii > Order: Rajiformes > Family: Dasyatidae > Genus: Dasyatis > Species: Dasyatis centroura

Rough-tailed - Dasyatis centroura (Mitchill, 1815)

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Quick facts

Threat status Europe Vulnerable (IUCN)
Natura 2000 species code 5621

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Threat and conservation status

IUCN Red List status of threatened species

The IUCN Red List threat status assesses the risk of extinction.

IUCN Red List Category
Not Evaluated
Near Threatened
Regionally Extinct
Not Applicable
Extinct in the Wild
Data Deficient
Least Concern
Critically Endangered

EU conservation status

The EU conservation status is assessed for species mentioned in the EU Habitats Directive annexes. The EU Habitats Directive does not cover this species.

Natura 2000 sites

Not available

Legal status

Not listed in legal texts

Common names and synonyms

Common Name Language Reference
Boll Maltese Fishbase
Boll denbu ahrax Maltese Fishbase
Neshtelie Albanian Fishbase
Pastenague à queue épineuse French Fishbase
Pastenague des îles French Fishbase
Pastenague épineuse French Fishbase
Pohjankeihäsrausku Finnish Fishbase
Raya látigo lija Spanish Fishbase
Rayalátigo isleña Spanish Fishbase
Rough-tailed English Fishbase
Rough-tailed northern stingray English Fishbase
Roughtail stingray English Fishbase
Stechrochen German Fishbase
Trigone spinoso Italian Fishbase
Uge de cardas Portuguese Fishbase
Uge-de-cardas Portuguese Fishbase
Synonym Author
Dasyatis aspera (Cuvier, 1816)
Trygon thalassia Müller & Henle, 1841
Dasyatis hastata (DeKay, 1842)
Pastinaca aspera Cuvier, 1816
Raia gesneri Cuvier, 1829
Trygon brucco Bonaparte, 1834
Pastinaca hasta DeKay, 1842
Pastinaca acanthura Gronow , 1854
Raja centroura Mitchill, 1815
Trygon aldrovandi Risso, 1827
Trygon spinosissima Duméril, 1865
Dasybatus marinus Garman, 1913

Other resources

CoL (accepted name) Catalogue of Life
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ITIS (Valid name) Interagency Taxonomic Information System
NCBI search National Center for Biotechnology Information
PESI (Accepted) Pan-European Species directories Infrastructure
Wikipedia Wikipedia
WoRMS World Register of Marine Species

External data

No external data sets available for this species
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