Gallery description : manta ray

Manta Ray usually inhabits warmer tropical waters. It has a smooth skin type. The preferred food type is carnivore. Manta Ray (manta birostris) has a size 6m - 9m (19.7ft - 29.5ft). The life span is 15 - 20 years.

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Facts about manta rays
NameManta Ray
Life Span15 - 20 years
Distinctive FeaturesPlate-like teeth and enormous body
KingdomAnimalia
Skin TypeSmooth
Conservation StatusNear threatened
HabitatWarmer tropical waters
ColourGrey, blue, black, white
Average Clutch Size2
PhylumChordata
Common NameManta ray
Water TypeSalt
OrderMyliobatiformes
Optimum pH Level6 - 9
Size (L)6m - 9m (19.7ft - 29.5ft)
Scientific NameManta birostris
OriginWorldwide
FamilyMobulidae
DietCarnivore
GenusManta
ClassChondrichthyes
PredatorsSharks, humans, killer whales
Main PreyFish, plankton, shrimp
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