Rays

Rays are cartilaginous fishes related to sharks with flat, disk-like bodies.

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Rays

What happens if a stingray stings you?

It's similar to a bee sting except arguably more painful because the barbs that get stuck into your skin are larger and in some cases have more potent venom.

* Added - In most cases, infection is a major concern as well. Medical treatment should be sought soon after being hit.

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What eats manta rays?

sharks

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Are sting rays good to eat?

if you cook them

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Can banded stingrays kill you?

yes banded stigrays can kill you ----

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The Difference Between

What is the difference between a Stingray and a Manta ray?

The stingray is much smaller, but far more dangerous, because its barb contains a poison. The manta ray can be as large as an automobile but is TOTALLY HARMLESS!

Contrary to what the previous writer said, Steve Irwin was killed by a STING RAY. There is no way, other than a one-in-a-million bodily collision that a manta would or could kill anyone. They live on small sea creatures, just as most whales do.
They are different types of rays.

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What enemies doess a stingray have?

humans

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Batman

What color are bats?

Mostly black, but some are dark brown.

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Are sting ray stings poisonous?

Yes. they are poisonous.

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Can a stingray fly?

no. they swim. can't breath out of water. have gills for a reason, and they are related to sharks.

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What do you call a group of manta rays?

A Group Of Manta Rays is called a school. Just like a school of fish...

Proof: Another wiki answer asking the same question, and a dictionary!

.... :P

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How do manta ray avoid their predators?

By running away

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Leather

How is stingray leather made?

With a dead stingray

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What kind of shark eats a stingray?

Hammerhead sharks mostly but tiger sharks will too.

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Are stingrays endangered?

There are five species of stingray that are currently listed with the status of "endangered" , according to the IUCN Red List. There are many other species listed from "data deficient" to "vulnerable". The "endangered" species are the * Ganges Stingray * Marbled Whipray * Mekong Freshwater Stingray * White-Edge Freshwater Stingray * Thorny Freshwater Stingray For more details, please see sites listed below.

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Food Chains and Food Webs

Where does a stingray belong in a food chain?

Stingrays are pretadors, so they are not eaten. They would kill the thing trting to kill them first with they're barb.

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What happens if you get stung by a stingray?

You should immediately see a doctor because the sting could become infected and eventually come to your blood stream and kill you. They are rarely fatal but are known to be one of the most well known killers.

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Great White Sharks

Are stingrays related to great white sharks?

yes as they both formed from the same prehistoric ancestor

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Differentiate between meridional rays and skew rays?

  • A meridional ray is a ray that passes through the axis of an optical fiber.
  • A skew ray is a ray that travels in a non-planar zig-zag path and never crosses the axis of an optical fiber.
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What is a group of manta rays called?

A grouping of manta rays is called a school.

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Why does a stingray have a flat body?

A stingray has a flat body because it needs to glid thewr the water and because it can

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Herbivores
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Omnivores

Are Stingrays carnivores omnivores or herbivore?

Stingrays are carnivores they feed primarily on mollusks, crustaceans, and occasionally on small fish. Some stingrays' mouths contain two powerful, shell-crushing plates, while some species only have sucking mouth parts

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Do manta rays us their arms to catch prey?

No, they feed from the water passing through their gills as they swim. They prey on small organisms on flat horizontal plates of spongy tissue between the gill bars.

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Is Stingray a fish?

They are in the same category as sharks. Sharks are considered to be fish. So, the answer is yes.

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Why are stingrays aggressive?

They don't want you to hurt them or their family.

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What structural adaptations do stingrays have?

Stingrays have many Structural Adaptations But the main three are the tail, Gill Slits, and its flatter body shape.

1.) Tail: Stingrays use their tails to bury themselves in the sand on the ocean floor to hide from predators, its tail has a hook on the end and when they feel like they are threatened or in danger they sting and swish there tail at what ever harm there is. Also there tail has venom in it.

2.) Flatter Body Shape: They have flat bodies to camouflage and hide on the ocean floor stingrays normally stay at the bottom of the ocean floor so they don't eat a lot normally what they can catch.

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