Golden Cowray in the Mangrove Swamp The water is so clear that you can see the Golden Cowray's (Rhinoptera steindachneri) eyes, but nothing that looks like a cow's nose! Cowrays sometimes congregate in great schools of several hundred individuals, traveling with synchronized movements like the flight of birds. Watching it swim is a truly unforgettable experience. They frequently jump out of the water to remove annoying parasites or remora, but this morning they were just having breakfast. Black Turtle Cove, Santa Cruz Island.
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