Fish ID

Spiny Dogfish  

Spiny Dogfish - small, slender, gray to brown, white dots along lateral line.

   

Blue Shark  

Blue Shark - bluish coloration, spines in front of first and second dorsal fins

   

   

Thorny Skate - numerous thorns to end of tail.

   

 

Winter Skate - rounded snout, grow larger sometimes 1-4 ocellated spots on back, Skate sp.

   

Little Skate  

Little Skate - less rounded snout, smaller, Skate sp.

   

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