Monday, August 17, 2009

Giant Stingray Can Grow As Large As School Bus

One of the world’s largest freshwater fish is the giant stingray. This ancient fish has not changed much over millions of years. It grows up to 16.5 feet long and can weigh up to 1,320 pounds — a size relative to a school bus. Although this fish has been around for centuries, it was first introduced to science less than 20 years ago and is still fairly unknown.

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