Eggcase Species

Click on the eggcases below to find out more about their characterising features. All of these eggcases can be found in the UK. 

Blonde Ray Eggcase © Shark Trust.
Blonde Ray
(Raja brachyura
Common Skate Eggcase © Shark Trust.
Common Skate
(Dipturus batis)
Cuckoo Ray Eggcase © Shark Trust.
Cuckoo Ray
(Leucoraja naevus)
Nursehound Eggcase © Shark Trust.
Nursehound / Bull Huss
(Scyliorhinus stellaris)

Small-eyed Ray Eggcase © Shark Trust.
Small-eyed Ray

(Raja microocellata)

Smallspotted Catshark Eggcase © Shark Trust.
Smallspotted Catshark
(Scyliorhinus canicula)
Spotted Ray Eggcase © Shark Trust.
Spotted Ray
(Raja montagui)
Starry Skate Eggcase © Shark Trust.
Starry Skate
(Amblyraja radiata)
Thornback Ray Eggcase © Shark Trust.
Thornback Ray
(Raja clavata)
Undulate Ray Eggcase © Shark Trust.
Undulate Ray
(Raja undulata)
White Skate Eggcase © Shark Trust.
White Skate
(Rostroraja alba)