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virginica, Raja garmani McEachran [J. D.] 1977:434 [Bulletin of Marine Science v. 27 (no. 3); ref. 7268] Off North Carolina, U.S.A., 36°46'N, 74°41'W, U.S.A., depth 104-117 meters. Holotype: MCZ 34762. Paratypes: MCZ 36315 (1), VIMS 1370 (1). •Valid as Leucoraja garmani virginica (McEachran 1977) -- (McEachran in Collette & Klein-MacPhee 2002:69 [ref. 26158], Moore et al. 2003:171 [ref. 27076], Weigmann 2016:112 [ref. 34211]). •Valid as Leucoraja virginica (McEachran 1977) -- (McEachran & Fechhelm 1998:162 [ref. 23897], Nelson et al. 2004:55 [ref. 27807], Page et al. 2013:55 [ref. 32708]). •Synonym of Leucoraja garmani (Whitley 1939), but a valid subspecies virginica (McEachran 1977) -- (Last et al. 2016:18 [ref. 34941]). Current status: Synonym of Leucoraja garmani (Whitley 1939). Rajidae. Distribution: Western Atlantic [if valid]. Habitat: marine.