Manta Rays
How smart are manta rays? What’s that big brain for?

How smart are manta rays? What’s that big brain for?

The brain of a manta ray is as large as a fist – which might not seem much if you compare it to humans or other mammals, however, mantas have the biggest brain-to-body ratio of all fish. We still have a lot to learn about manta rays and an intelligence test for...

The Manta Ray Cyclone: a Feeding Frenzy Phenomenon

The Manta Ray Cyclone: a Feeding Frenzy Phenomenon

Manta rays are filter feeders: that means they swim around trying to take in as much plankton as they possibly can. The mantas use a variety of feeding techniques based on the type of manta ray, where they are feeding, and if they are feeding individually or with a...

Great Gift Ideas for Manta Ray Lovers

Great Gift Ideas for Manta Ray Lovers

The holidays are right around the corner, and we all know that we can’t wait until the last minute to shop this year! If you are shopping for someone who loves manta rays, we found some thoughtful gifts that are guaranteed to bring a smile to their face. This list of...

Manta Rays have Names! So Who’s Naming Them and How?

Manta Rays have Names! So Who’s Naming Them and How?

Most people are surprised to learn that manta rays have official names.  It may seem not easy to differentiate between mantas as they share similar characteristics from an outsider’s perspective. However, there are several ways to tell individual manta rays...

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