Occurrence of Leucoraja fullonica (Linnaeus, 1758) in the South Adriatic Sea

Leucoraja fullonica South Adriatic Sea trawl surveys.



Ten specimens of Leucoraja fullonica (Rajidae) 3 males and 7 females, were caught during the trawl surveys conducted in the South Adriatic Sea in autumn 2008 (GRUND) and spring 2009 (MEDITS). Length and weight were comprised respectively from 230 to 760 mm and from 41.5 to 2300 g. Specimens were caught in a depth range of 297 and 574 m...