Killer whales also favor stingray flesh, as do many other spe- cies of marine mammals. Other predators in- clude: tiger sharks, bull sharks, and large carniv- orous fish. People are also a major predator of rays. Many recreational fisherman seek stingrays for food and recipes abound throughout the world.
Keeping this in view, are Manta Rays a fish?
The manta ray is a large species of flattened fish, closely related to other cartilaginous fish such as sharks. The manta ray is the largest species of ray in the world with some manta ray individuals reaching up to 9 meters wide.
Are Stingrays considered fish?
Stingrays are a group of sea rays, which are cartilaginous fish related to sharks. Stingrays are common in coastal tropical and subtropical marine waters throughout the world.
Are Rays jawless fish?
Living forms include the numerically dominant teleost bony fish, the elasmobranchs (sharks and rays) and smaller groups such as lungfish, coelocanths (Latimeria spp.) and the surviving jawless lampreys and hagfish. Despite this great diversity, fish are monophyletic, i.e. they have a single origin.