ERIC Number: ED237364
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1978-Mar
Reference Count: 0
Biology and Identification of Rays in the Chesapeake Bay. Sea Grant Program. Educational Series Number 20.
Smith, Joseph W.; Merriner, J. V.
This booklet provides a brief discussion of the anatomy and biology of rays in the Chesapeake Bay and a key to their identification. Descriptions of seven types of rays are also provided (with accompanying illustrations). These include electric rays, stingrays, butterfly rays, eagle rays, cownose rays, and manta rays. (JN)
Descriptors: Animal Behavior, Classification, Elementary School Science, Elementary Secondary Education, Fishes, Marine Biology, Science Education, Secondary School Science, Wildlife
Sea Grant Communications Office, Virginia Institute of Marine Science, Gloucester Point, VA 23062 ($.50 ea.).
Publication Type: Guides - Classroom - Learner
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: Virginia Inst. of Marine Science, Gloucester Point, VA.