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Skates (Rajidae) in Norwegian waters

Skates are a vulnerable group of fish with low reproduction with few offspring, and are subject to overfishing and by-catch. In Norwegian waters skates are not well known and they have proved to be difficult to identify correctly. DNA barcoding should be of good help to identify specimens correctly. That was the aim to test and find out when our project was planned. Continue reading Skates (Rajidae) in Norwegian waters