Fish ID: Manta Ray

Manta ray manta ray manta birostris ci
Family Manta Ray (MOBULIDAE)
species Manta birostris
size Width to 7m
locality Open ocean
behaviour Moving: swimming or feeding; or stationary at cleaning station
range Circumglobal

Black on top, white belly with black spots used for identification (by us). Cephalic fins usually hanging down, but used to form a funnel around the mouth when feeding.