Image: Alfred Manta at North West Solitary Island

Alfred Manta at North West Solitary Island

A 2 m wide Alfred Manta at a depth of 12 m, North West Solitary Island, New South Wales, March 2000. Note the dark blotches between the gill slits.

Photographer:
Ian Shaw
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© Ian Shaw

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Tags fishes, ichthyology, Manta Ray, Manta birostris, ray, stingray, adult, marine, tropical water, temperate water, largest ray, Mobulidae,