cow-nosed ray

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Noun1.cow-nosed ray - large ray found along eastern coast of North Americacow-nosed ray - large ray found along eastern coast of North America
eagle ray - powerful free-swimming tropical ray noted for `soaring' by flapping winglike fins; usually harmless but has venomous tissue near base of the tail as in stingrays
genus Rhinoptera, Rhinoptera - a genus of Myliobatidae
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"We didn't really know anything about the cow-nosed ray," Corps project manager Doug Martin told the Norfolk Virginian-Pilot.
The cow-nosed rays most likely would not have survived anyway.
Several species of sharks--some as long as six feet can be found in the Shark Lagoon, while Atlantic, Southern, and cow-nosed rays, as well as Charlotte the green sea turtle, reside in Stingray Bay.