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Table 2 A comparison of total length at maturity for Raja clavata reported from different areas

From: Reproductive biology of Raja clavata (Elasmobranchii: Rajidae) from Southern Black Sea coast around Turkey

References Male (L50, mm) Female (L50, mm) Area
Steven (1934) 735 910 British waters
Lesser (1967) 648 635 Irish Sea
Jardas (1973) 540 730 Adriatic Sea
Holden (1975) 720 British waters
Nottage and Perkins (1983) 620 650 Irish Sea
Ryland and Ajayi (1984) 605 595 British waters
Gallagher et al. (2005) 657 718 Irish Sea
Whittamore and McCarthy (2005) 588 705 Irish Sea
Demirhan et al. (2005) 640 667 Black Sea
Capapé et al. (2007)a 410–440 540–560 Northern Mediterranean
Krstulovic Sifner et al. (2009) 593 612 Adriatic sea
Present study 718 746 Black Sea
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