Kingdom: Animalia > Phylum: Chordata > Class: Elasmobranchii > Order: Rajiformes > Family: Rajidae > Genus: Raja > Species: Raja montagui

Homelyn ray - Raja montagui Fowler, 1910

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Quick facts

Threat status Europe Least Concern (IUCN)
Protected by 1 international agreement


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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

Common names and synonyms

Common Name Language Reference
Fleckrochen German Fishbase
Flekkskate Norwegian Fishbase
gefleckter Rochen German Fishbase
Gevlekte rog Dutch Fishbase
Homelyn ray English Fishbase
Keilrog Dutch Fishbase
Klorocka Swedish Fishbase
Mittelmeer Sternrochen German Fishbase
Raia pintada Spanish Fishbase
Raia-manchada Portuguese Fishbase
Raia-pintada Portuguese Fishbase
Raie douce French Fishbase
Raie étoilée French Fishbase
Raja gwiazdzista Polish Fishbase
Raje e bute Albanian Fishbase
Raya estrellada Spanish Fishbase
Raya pintada Spanish Fishbase
Raya radiada Spanish Fishbase
Razica blije dopjega Serbian Fishbase
Razza stellata Italian Fishbase
Salahi Greek Fishbase
Spotted homelyn ray English Fishbase
Spotted ray English Fishbase
Starry ray English Fishbase
Storplettet rokke Danish Fishbase
Tähtirausku Finnish Fishbase
Tindabikkja Icelandic Fishbase
Tindaskata Icelandic Fishbase
Vatoz Turkish Fishbase
Synonym Author
Raja asterias (non Delaroche, 1809)
Raja oculata Stephan, 1779

Other resources

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WoRMS World Register of Marine Species

External data

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