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Fish Species: Other Pelagic Fish: Sharks, Skates, and Rays: Skates

Skates are flat, egg-laying pelagics with thorny projections for protection. On this page you'll find the following species: little skate, rosette skate, smooth skate, barndoor skate, thorny skate, and winter skate.

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