Manta Rays are graceful
swimmers, they live close to shore and in open seas. Mantra
Rays are harmless to people and are solitary creatures. They
have no teeth; they sieve their food. Females give birth to
one or two pups weighing about 45 pounds each. At full maturity,
can weigh as much as 3000 pounds.
copper and glass
36 inches long
The facts collected to describe
each fish were pulled from various sources over the internet by Sealight Gallery's
staff. Sealight wants to acknowledge that we did not write any of the material
in regard to the descriptions, but we found the information collected fascinating.
We hope that in reprinting it readers will be inspired by it to save and preserve
the ocean and all of her glory.