Stingray

Stingray
Kingdom
  Animal
Class
  Fish
Group
  Stingray

 
Status
  Least Concern
Added by
  JustinJeffrey - squirrel
Date Updated
  Sun Feb 3 09:05:25 2013
Image Credit
  JustinJeffrey
Image Comment
  Taken at Brookfield zoo stingray bay.
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Stingray Facts & Trivia for kids

  • Stingrays are closely related to sharks.
  • Most Stingrays are widespread and currently not threatened.
  • Stingrays are common in tropical and subtropical coastal waters.
  • Stingrays usually feed on molluscs, crustaceans, and small fish.
  • The Stingrays flat body allows it conceal itself on the ocean bottom.
  • Stingrays do not aggressively attack humans.
  • If you will be wading or swimming in water where there might be Stingrays you can throw in some stones and the splash will usually scare them away.
  • Stingrays swim by flapping their large fins in a motion similar to flying.

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