Newborn Eagle Ray Pup at Virginia Aquarium & Marine Science Center

kat simons

It's the first successful reproduction at the Virginia Aquarium!

"We’ve got a little surprise! -- Say hello to this newborn spotted eagle ray! -- This is the first successful spotted eagle ray reproduction at the Virginia Aquarium, making us one of only 10 AZA-accredited facilities worldwide with successful spotted eagle ray births! Congratulations to our wonderful team and their progress in furthering research of these amazing animals."