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Atlantic Pygmy Skate

Gurgesiella atlantica (Bigelow & Schroeder 1962)

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Gurgesiella atlantica (Atlantic Pygmy Skate) is a species of Rajiformes in the family skates. Individuals can grow to 50 cm. They rely on pectoral fin swimming to move around.

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Known occurrences, collected specimens and observations of Atlantic pygmy skate. View this species on GBIF