cow-nosed ray

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Synonyms for cow-nosed ray

large ray found along eastern coast of North America

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Get up close and personal with a kaleidoscope of colourful creatures, with cow-nosed rays, sharks, starfish, short-clawed otters and many more.
In the ocean, the loss of sharks to overfishing in the North Atlantic resulted in a jump in the population of cow-nosed rays, which feed on shellfish and caused a collapse of the bay scallop fishery in the Northeast.
With cow-nosed rays and sharks, fearsome shoals of barracuda and jellyfish, you will be lost in the totally tropical themed adventure.
Several species of sharks--some as long as six feet can be found in the Shark Lagoon, while Atlantic, Southern, and cow-nosed rays, as well as Charlotte the green sea turtle, reside in Stingray Bay.