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In March 2013 manta rays were listed for international protection by the Convention on International Trade in Endangered Species (CITES) Appendix 2

Professional mermaid goes tail to tail with giant manta ray

In March 2013 manta rays were listed for international protection by the Convention on International Trade in Endangered Species (CITES) Appendix 2

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moonpin: “ thegreenwolf: “ tearun: “ Ah yes the majestic flapflaps… ” Wait, are those breaching mantas? ” no they are the majestic flapflaps ”

Manta ray. Manta rays are large eagle rays belonging to the genus Manta. The larger species, M. birostris, reaches 7 m (23 ft) in width while the smaller, M. alfredi, reaches 5.5 m (18 ft). Both have triangular pectoral fins, horn-shaped cephalic fins and large, forward-facing mouths. They are classified among the Elasmobranchii (sharks and rays) and are placed in the eagle ray family Myliobatidae.

Manta rays are large eagle rays belonging to the genus Manta.

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Manta Rays in the Sea of Cortes, near the threatened Cabo Pulmo. I didn't know manta rays could leap out of the water like that.

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Manta Ray Skeleton After looking into what a Manta Ray skeleton actually looks like I found that it doesn't really look much a skeleton in the conventional sense meaning that it wouldn't really communicate properly across the illustrations.

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