Southernmost record of the Giant Manta Ray Mobula birostris (Walbaum, 1792) in the Eastern Pacific

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Bernabé Moreno; Adriana Gonzalez-Pestana; (2017)
  • Publisher: BMC
  • Journal: Marine Biodiversity Records (issn: 1755-2672)
  • Related identifiers: doi: 10.1186/s41200-017-0130-1
  • Subject: Sighting | El Niño | Peru | Southeastern Pacific | Marine province | General. Including nature conservation, geographical distribution | QH1-199.5

Abstract Background Manta rays (Mobulidae), Mobula birostris and Mobula alfredi, are widely distributed in tropical and temperate waters. Still, little is known about their movements and their ecological interactions (e.g. behavior and diet). In Peru, M. birostris has o... View more
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