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Tags reveal Chilean devil rays are among ocean's deepest divers
July 1, 2014
This material is available primarily for archival purposes. Telephone numbers or other contact information may be out of date; please see current contact information at media contacts.Thought to dwell mostly near the ocean's surface, Chilean devil rays (Mobula tarapacana) are most often seen gliding through shallow, warm waters. But a new study by scientists at the Woods Hole Oceanographic Institution and international colleagues reveals that these large and majestic creatures are actually among the deepest-diving ocean animals.Full Story
Woods Hole Oceanographic Institution
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