Scientific name: Dipturus batis
Despite its name, the "Common" Skate is not so common anymore. In fact, they are Critically Endangered.
StatisticsLength: Up to 285cm Weight: Up to 97.1kg Average Lifespan: Can live for between 50-100 years.
The Common Skate is listed as Critically Endangered on the IUCN Red List. It is a Priority Species under the UK Post-2010 Biodiversity Framework.