Whitebrow Skate

Bathyraja minispinosa

  • Rare
  • Depths 150 to 1,400 m; usually 200 to 800 m
  • Total length to 85 cm
  • Dark brown to grayish brown; white region around eyes
  • Ventral surface similar colouring to dorsal; white mouth
  • Snout: flexible, long and pointed
  • No scapular thorns; nuchal thorns present
  • Row of prominent thorns on tail