4.5-5 feet in diameter of body
Swimming back and forth along the shore.
Dive site Little Tunnels, max depth 88 ft / 27 m.
Snorkeling in at most 15 ft / 5 m of water.
With numerous fish friends.
Manta Rays came to their "Cleaning Stations" near Koh Bon in Thailand and we happened to be diving in the area. Beautiful, friendly creatures and were not afraid of coming close to us.
Rajiformes is one of the four orders in the superorder Batoidea, flattened cartilaginous fishes related to sharks. Rajiforms are distinguished by the presence of greatly enlarged pectoral fins, which reach as far forward as the sides of the head, with a generally flattened body. The undulatory pectoral fin motion diagnostic to this taxon is known as rajiform locomotion. The eyes and spiracles are located on the upper surface of the head and the gill slits are...