White spotted eagle ray (Aetobatus narinari) feeding by digging in the sand and seagrass
White spotted eagle ray (Aetobatus narinari) feeding by digging in the sand and seagrass for invertebrates. East End, Grand Cayman, Cayman Islands, Caribbean Sea.
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Spotted eagle ray swimming
Spotted eagle ray (Aetobatus narinari) swimming in open water. This ray is found in the western Atlantic and Indo-West Pacific regions. It feeds mainly on bivalves such as oysters, mussels and clams, but also eats shrimps, crabs, octopus, worms, whelks, and small fish. Photographed in the Maldives.
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