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2008-12-23 16:34:00

SEA LIFE Divers Celebrate by Decorating LEGO Christmas Tree Under Water CARLSBAD, Calif., Dec. 23 /PRNewswire/ -- SEA LIFE(TM) Aquarium at LEGOLAND(R) California Resort re-opened today not with a bang, but with a splash as two SEA LIFE "elves" dove deep into the 200,000 gallon Lost City of Atlantis display to decorate a LEGO(R) Christmas tree underwater. Surrounded by 40 new cownose rays, two new zebra sharks and the hundreds of tropical fish, rays and sharks that call Atlantis home, divers...

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Cownose Ray, Rhinoptera Bonasus
2012-12-29 10:52:00

The cownose ray is found in the western Atlantic from the coast of Maine to southern Brazil. In the fall schools of 10,000 or more will migrate south to the warmer water of Yucatan, Mexico. The cownose ray is a bottom dweller at depths of up to 70 feet, in brackish (salty) water. As a territorial act the cownose will leap out of the water and land with a loud smack. An adult cownose has a brown body with a yellowish white belly, has an average wingspan of 45 inches and can weigh 50 lbs,...

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